GIS Assistant

Location
England, London, South West London
Salary
£17 - £20 per hour
Posted
09 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Ref
OR/076245
Contact
Public Sector Team
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Assistant, Officer
Specialism
GIS / Mapping

Our Client is a Local Authority in South West London and they require a GIS Assistant to join their Information & Business Support Team within their Planning & Transport Strategy division. You will be responsible for carrying out the following:

o GIS Data capture using MapInfo or QGIS or other editing packages;
o GIS analysis - being able to query spatial and non-spatial data;
o Providing GIS training and support to new and existing staff;
o Application of best GIS practice to the collation, analysis and creation of spatial and address related data;
o To be able to process address spreadsheets (Excel) so that they can be displayed within a GIS;

To apply you must be proficient in MapInfo (v12+) or QGIS in conjunction with Microsoft Excel and preferably some experience with other GI Systems and have good organisational skills with strong attention to detail and be self-motivated to produce outputs of a high specification and accuracy. You must have the ability to analyse and interpret complex data and produce clear, concise reports;

The role is based in the South West London and will initially be offered as a 3 month contract, though it could be extended past this. The rate will be around £17-£20p/hr. Contact us ASAP if you are interested and would like more info.