Senior Landman (COG-2018-672)

Concho Resources Midland, TX

Senior Landman


Midland, TX

Job Summary:

Responsibilities Include:

* Works with a multi-disciplinary team to accomplish goals and objectives within budgetary guidelines

* Expert level Landman with experience in all facets of Landman proficiencies

* Perform high level land functions without direct supervision

* Handle advanced tasks associated with land operations and title curative

* Work with support staff in preparation of Oil and Gas leases and Assignments of Oil and gas leases

* Expert interpreting, negotiating and preparing Land related contracts, such as: Joint Operating Agreements, Farmout Agreements, Exploration Agreements, Purchase and Sale Agreements, Oil and Gas Leases and Assignments, and related documents

* Interact and provide the asset team with a high-level of Land support and information critical to ongoing development of properties

* Order take-off, abstracts and title opinions

* Advanced knowledge in clearing title for upcoming drilling locations

* Work with Land Administration Department and Land support personnel to maintain Land Records

* Extensive knowledge of State and Federal lease sales process; attend such sales, as applicable

* Attend and participate in regulatory hearings, providing live testimony regarding same

* Work with the Legal Department, when necessary, in preparation of complex and non-standard type contracts

* Provides experienced guidance and leadership to Land support staff

* Working with the asset team disciplines, prospecting and identifying new areas of interest

* Conduct due diligence in connection with acquisitions and divestiture of producing and non-producing properties

* Ability to form Federal Exploratory Units, State Units and Secondary Waterflood Units

* Able to mentor less experienced landmen, support staff and Summer interns

Education/Experience Required:

* Bachelor's degree in relevant field

* Demonstrated work experience utilizing Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

* Minimum if 6 years of experience as a Landman or similar role

* Must be able to work in the United States indefinitely

Skills/Attributes Desired:

* Must possess excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written

* Must be able to handle multiple projects and obtain results in a performance driven, team oriented environment

* Direct land experience in and knowledge of the Permian Basin

COG Operating LLC ("Concho") uses e-Verify to confirm eligibility to work in the United States. Concho is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) employer. Concho's policies are intended to ensure qualified applicants and employees are treated fairly and have equal opportunities in all aspects of employment, regardless of personal characteristics or status. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


Please note that COG Operating LLC ("Concho") does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, COG Operating LLC ("Concho") will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, COG Operating LLC ("Concho") explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of COG Operating LLC ("Concho").