Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Landman
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Denver, Colorado, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Job Summary
This position is located in Denver as a member of the DJ Basin Land Team.

  • Minimum of 4 years of successful oil and gas land management experience is required
  • Goal and solution-oriented with the ability to remain flexible, motivated, and focused during times of changing priorities and compressed project deadlines
  • Strong negotiation, conflict-management, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently of others with limited supervision; will perform routine tasks individually or complex assignments within a group; easily adaptable for working on multiple project teams as an individual contributor or in a leadership role
  • Knowledge and understanding of CO state and local oil and gas and land use rules and regulations
  • PC proficiency; experienced use with Microsoft Suite of products to include Word, Outlook, and Excel
  • Knowledge of and ability to draft written agreements, apply for permits, and draft varied rights-granting documents in compliance with company guidelines and procedures
  • Strong self-organization and time management skills
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with landowners

  • Acquires land rights and develops contacts to promote exploration and production activities in newly identified exploration project areas
  • Negotiates and acquires all oil and gas rights associated with upstream and/or midstream operations
  • Manages teams of contract landmen in assisting with the above efforts.
  • Engages in legal research on acreage to determine burdens and encumbrances on the minerals and/or surface.
  • Works cooperatively with internal counterparts in Regulatory, Operations, Construction, Engineering, Geology, HSE, Midstream, etc. to build comprehensive plans for development of Anadarko DJ Basin assets.
Bachelor's Degree in Petroleum Land or Energy Management, Business, Law or other relevant degree is required

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.