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Exploration & Production Researcher in Geneva - Chemin de la Mairie

Exploration & Production Researcher

Geneva - Chemin de la Mairie

IHS Markit’s oil and gas E&P content offers a unique worldwide coverage of E&P-related information with an historic coverage unmatched in the energy industry.
Our regional experts research and analyze E&P-related information obtained from a large variety of sources in many different languages and formats to create the content delivered to our customers through IHS Markit’s key products such as EDIN and GEPS, which remain the most comprehensive information available worldwide on exploration and production of hydrocarbons.

General job duties:

  • Define, create and work on data projects for our Contracts, Wells and Fields databases to improve the quality and completeness of the IHS Markit content.
  • Translate, analyze, transform and enter E&P information, populate and maintain databases ensuring accuracy.
  • Research and gather E&P-related information from industry contacts, companies and governments, websites, press releases and reports.
  • Build and maintain a network of contacts to ensure continuity and availability of information.
  • Work closely with technical and editorial teams to ensure compliance with company standards, assist in writing articles if required and provide in depth knowledge of subject matter within covered region.
  • Run content validations and QC processes as required.
  • Answer client and colleague requests via telephone, email and in person in a timely manner.
  • Attend industry-related events or scout meetings to gather information and build network of contacts.

Required education, experience and skills:

  • Candidates should have a university degree in geoscience, preferably geology.
  • Petroleum industry experience would be beneficial.
  • Excellent IT skills, particularly GIS tools, Microsoft office, Power BI.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and at least one other language spoken across Europe. Any additional European languages are a plus.
  • Accuracy in work and great attention to detail.
  • Candidates shall be able to work with great enthusiasm as part of a team as well as individually.
  • Ability to work autonomously, set priorities and work to rigid deadlines under direct supervision.
  • Good communication skills and flexibility in daily work.
  • Interest in new technologies and data acquisition tools.
  • Willingness to travel.


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