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Senior GIS Specialist

Newark Knight Frank - Chicago, IL

Type: Full Time
Posted: 08/09/2017
Deadline to apply: Open (no deadline given by employer)

Job Description:

Responsible for the creation, analysis, management and distribution of geospatial information.  Sr. GIS Analyst will work with brokers and other members of the Research and Marketing teams to produce mapping and demographics, mapping collateral materials and all other aerial tasks.  Work with brokers and other members of the Marketing and Research Departments to produce quality products that enhance the sales strategy and environment of the Company.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Serves as main point of contact for aerial, demographics and mapping systems.
  • Develops advanced specialized maps, utilizing geographic and demographic information.
  • Produce demographic reports from existing local, regional and national data.
  • Creates demographic scatter gram maps as sales aids for broker presentations.
  • Provide education demographics and mapping related and technical support for brokers and other staff.
  • Provide aerial mapping support for brochures, marketing materials and packages.
  • Obtain and maintain accurate market data; to include assess and validate current GIS data for integrity in terms of volume, consistency and redundancy.
  • May assist in data cleanup as required.
  • Creates map templates for editing and printing.
  • Test system to ensure functionality meets system specifications.
  • Maintains library of previously designed material for future use.
  • Provides back-up coverage to regional and national teams.
  • Responsible for vendor relations, pricing and coordination of newly purchased information, products and updates.
  • Deliver aerial and mapping training.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree and/or combination of experience and other outside classes in major GIS applications
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in mapping and/or aerial support advanced programs
  • GIS certification required
  • Related computer experience in mapping/aerial software, Windows applications, spreadsheets, and graphics/desktop publishing.  Familiarity with basic concepts of demographics and cartography
  • Strong people skills
  • Strong creative thinking and problem solving skills
  • Ability to multi-task and integrate project segments
  • Exceptional mapping software skills

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