E&P Lease Analyst – North Houston

Lease Analyst – North Houston  POSITION FILLED!

CSI Recruiting is working with a long-standing and highly respected E&P company located in North Houston / The Woodlands on their need to hire an experienced Lease Analyst.  This role will work in tandem with the established Land and Land Administration team, which consists of a handful of experienced land professionals.  This opening is the result of a promotion, which is indicative of the career potential available at this oil & gas company.

The Lease Analyst will perform the following functions:

Analyze and interpret complex oil and gas agreements, including surface and ROW agreements, assignments, and joint operating agreements. Perform lease and contract administration to insure accurate, consistent, and seamless land records and to determine ownership of leasehold and company obligations attached to these assets.

Additionally, the role will:

– Generate monthly calendars for lease payments, obligations and expirations and process accordingly – Review title for producing units to accurately reflect acreage in BOLO

– Review incoming lease documents, set up incoming leases and payments in BOLO land system, and perform maintenance on existing leases.

– Review and analyze Division Order Title Opinions, title curative, contracts, leases, assignments, mineral deeds and marketing agreements

– Calculate all interest types in order to set up and maintain billing and revenue divisions of interest.

– Analyze title opinions and ownership reports to determine leasehold acreage and net revenue interest.

– Analyze contracts, assignments, mineral deeds to calculate interest earned in specific lands – Chain title and analyze curative to determine current ownership for complex title issues.

– Collaborate with Land, Title Attorneys, Accounting and other company staff daily to resolve internal or external concerns.

– Coordinate with Land and brokers to secure curative when necessary.

– Develop sophisticated reports in SQL or Visual Basic that display complex data in an understandable format

– Support land and financial systems including BOLO

– Performed due diligence for complex ownership situations for acquisitions and divestitures

– Accountable for managing meticulous system upgrades and implementations.

Lease Analyst – Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience working Texas and/or Louisiana projects as a Lease Analyst / Land Analyst / Land Administrator within an active E&P company.
  • Advanced knowledge of land systems (BOLO knowledge is a plus), ArcGIS, and MS Office products is strongly preferred