GIS Data & BI Specialist

Location: Johannesburg

Ref: LRG21006

Type: Permanent

Industry: Geospatial

An African leader in the geo-spatial market research, data and advisory industries that specialises within the retail, property, and investment sectors. Our services cover all of Sub-Saharan Africa, where they assist established networks and start-up entrepreneurs with optimization and growth strategies both in the public and private sector. Their services in a nutshell include feasibility studies, demographic studies, site evaluations, and possible turnover estimates. They provide a unique service of data collection and analysis to help tenants, landlords and investors to understand market potential.

A GIS Data & BI Specialist is required to execute on strategic GIS outputs. These outputs include optimisation of data gathering and creating, execution of POC’s, building and maintaining web-based GIS products as well as Analysing and creating large datasets.


  • Execute new products.
  • Support other sectors with technical skills and data.
  • Spatial technical development

Type of Projects:

  • BI Platforms
  • GIS Web based apps
  • Data algorithms/models
  • Optimize workflows.

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in GIS or a related field is required.
  • 3+ years’ experience working with geo-spatial solutions and varying GIS data.
  • Experience with Data science or BI platforms,
  • R or Python skills in data science
  • Experience in creating dashboard outputs.
  • ESRI ArcGIS knowledge and application.
  • Opensource experience
  • High proficiency with Microsoft suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Highly analytical/statistical mindset


  • Execute strategic products and projects.
  • Deliver and maintain apps.
  • Create user friendly deliverables.
  • Optimize workflows.
  • Execute on queries

Key Characteristics:

Analytical mindset, Technical understanding, Adaptability to software, Output driven, Data orientated and innovative in a technical environment


Spatial Analysis, Data Analytics, Retail Analyst, GIS, Correlation and Regression Modelling, Artificial Intelligence

Salary:  R240,000 – R420,000 CTC, negotiable and based on skills and experience.



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