Project Director - Geoscience Background

Abu Dhabi

Project Director - (Geoscience background); One year residential role/East Africa

Our client, an international conglomerate is looking for a Project Director with a Geoscience background to join the company on a one year residential assignment in East Africa.

Project Director will be leading the company's efforts on seismic surveys, managing acquisition, processing and interpretation activities, finalising drilling locations based on seismic results and leading drilling operations.

The person will also be driving field development efforts for the submission to the local authorities and identifying technical, operational and HSSE risks and putting in place sensible mitigating measures.

We are looking for a minimum of 25 years of industry experience
At least 10 years in a senior/leadership role
Strong experience in leading seismic operations and integrated teams to deliver FDP's
Africa land experience would be a plus

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Alexi Lomidze
Alexi Lomidze
Principal Recruitment Consultant