GIS Analyst

The Rivers Trust
Bristol, United Kingdom
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
NGO/Civil Society
Experience Level: 
Junior (3-4 Years)


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The Rivers Trust is looking for an environmental scientist with strong GIS and data analysis skills to join its Data & Evidence team. Working alongside experienced RT staff and partners, you will provide technical support and knowledge-sharing solutions to facilitate the use of data and evidence for integrated catchment management in the UK, Ireland and Europe.

The role includes:

  • Providing technical spatial analysis and data management support and training for the 100+ Catchment-Based Approach (CaBA) partnerships in England.
  • Development and distribution of data and resources and development of online support programme via the CaBA knowledge base (
  • Providing technical support and knowledge sharing input to a range of European catchment management projects. Building on the CaBA resources to provide expertise and support to several European projects in Ireland and mainland Europe.

As a minimum you should have:

  • 3 years relevant work experience, some of which needs to be in a dispersed or remote team.
  • Based in England. SW (Bristol) or NW (Manchester) are preferred to maximise the face to face time with the existing team.
  • ArcGIS Online (ESRi) experience.
  • ArcGIS Desktop and Pro experience.
  • Knowledge transfer or teaching experience.

Desirable experience so that we can grow the wider capability of the team:

  • Catchment management skills or experience.
  • Environmental modelling experience.
  • Programming experience (PYTHON or R).
  • Research experience.
  • Water quality or flow monitoring and data management.
  • Q-GIS.

Application Closing Date: 10th June 2019

Detailed job description and application pack are available from:

We anticipate that interviews will take place in Bristol towards the end of June.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £22,075.00 to £27,595.00 /year