GIS Officer & Database Manager

South Atlantic Environmental Research Institute (SAERI)

Stanley, Falkland Islands
Starting at £25,877 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Sunday, 14th March 2021  

SAERI is seeking a GIS officer & database manager.

Duration: 1 year, with the opportunity to extend
Salary: Starting at £25,877

Are you passionate about GIS and the environment?

SAERI is recruiting a GIS officer and database manager. This exciting, diverse role is an excellent opportunity to kick-start or continue your GIS career and join a dynamic team in a wildlife wonderspot. The role is based in Stanley, Falkland Islands.

The GIS office and database manager will:

  • Manage and process spatial data in QGIS
  • Manage metadata
  • Assist in creating and maintaing our GIS system and data portal (e.g., apply your programming skills to ckan and webGIS).
  • Liaise and work with stakeholders to help manage spatial data and create data products.

Main Essential criteria:

  • University degree in GIS or related field
  • Proficient Python programmer
  • Proficient GIS skills using QGIS or ArcGIS
  • Experience handling and managing metadata
  • An excellent communicator with good interpersonal skills

Further information can be obtained from Alastair Baylis, Deputy Director of Science, by emailing [email protected]

Apply online at by 14 March 2021.

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