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Linguist, Author, Business Development

Calgary, AB, Canada
April 29, 2021

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Peter Mitchelmore, BA (honours)

Versatile professional with long experience and in many nations. In-depth education and personal knowledge of many languages and countries. Key strengths include strong analytical skills, an eye for detail, and thriving under pressure. Committed to using my own initiative and positive teamwork. Demonstrated on a weekly basis the ability to complete multiple tasks with multiple deadlines. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Joint Venture Consultant, JV in YYC, Calgary, 2016 – present Joint Venture business development, analysis of all Joint Venture agreements and operations.

• Agreement drafting and analysis (CO&Os, Units, GHAs, OH&WDAs)

• Asset stewardship

• Area reviews and recommendations

• Negotiation and setting fees

Joint Interest Contract Analyst/ Representative, Enerplus Corporation, Calgary, 2011 – 2016 Co-ordination of business development analysis and initiatives, drafting, review and negotiation of all Joint Venture agreements.

• Oversaw conception, planning and negotiation with partners of facility consolidations

• Analysis of facility and area fundamental economics

• Conducted area reviews to identify missing fees and new agreement requirements

• Negotiation of non-op fees, review and calculation of operated fees Joint Venture/ Land Contracts Analyst, Devon Canada, Calgary, 2008 – 2011 Drafting, review and administration of all Joint Venture Agreements.

• Protected company interests through timely flagging of problem agreement clauses

• Organizational skills demonstrated in the course of sole responsibility for all company CO&Os

• Excellent problem solving abilities evidenced by key contribution made to merger of JV and land departments

• Mentored Contract Land men to learn JV agreements and operations Joint Venture Administrator, Husky Energy, Calgary, 2006 – 2008 Agreement revisions, mail ballot drafting and administration, maintenance of contract database.

• Ensured compliance with facility and unit agreements though timely drafting and review of AFEs and mail ballots

• Key contribution to drafting and issue of new procedures

• Solid teamwork and communication skills evidenced by significant reduction of unexecuted agreements

• Hands-on knowledge of maintenance of statutory Units Customer service, Discount Car Rental, Calgary, 2003 – 2006 Car rental to customers waiting for their own vehicles to be repaired.

• Key contact for customers, both in person and via telephone

• Attended to customers’ needs, mostly done through planning in advance

• Helped the branch match and exceed its goals

Relocation Service Manager, Crown Relocations. Shanghai, China, 2001 – 2003 Planning and co-ordinating a number of services to employees relocating to Shanghai.

• Managing local staff to provide services to customer company employees

• Planned activities with relocating staff to provide services their particular needs required

• Gave cross-cultural advice to both relocating staff and their companies

• Improved Crown’s market share through the provision of accurate and good relocation service management

English Teacher, Kai En English Training Centre. Shanghai, China, 2000 – 2001 Teaching students keen to improve their spoken English in order to improve their careers.

• Designing lesson and revising plans according students’ needs

• Remained sensitive to every student, using cultural sensitivity

• Gave students working at or desiring to work at western companies cross-cultural advice

• Provided English and cross-cultural advice to students wishing to emigrate in a sensitive manner

English Teacher, Wuxi Higher Education College. Wuxi, China, 1999 – 2000 Teaching English Major Students.

• Creating and revising lesson plans according students’ needs

• Remained sensitive to every student, using cultural sensitivity

• Ensured that I learned Chinese culture from students and staff

• Provided English and cross-cultural knowledge to students, staff and college management EDUCATION

BA (honours) Modern Languages and European Studies, University of the West of England

Bristol, UK, 1999


Mount Royal College and SAIT, Calgary, Canada:

-Petroleum Joint Venture Administration;

-Petroleum Joint Venture Analysis;

-Upstream Petroleum Industry.

Company To Company Negotiating, Contract Law, Facility Agreements, Units, Service Agreements


French: fluent

German: fluent

Chinese (mandarin): semi-fluent spoken, basic writing VOLUNTEER


• Newsletter Editor and course design, PJVA. 2016 - present

• Chair of coin day committee, general administration. Unicef Alberta, Calgary, 2004-2005

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