Location Intelligence (GIS) Analyst

Website Firstname Limited

About Firstname
Some call it GIS, however we know it better as Location Intelligence; the ability to get meaningful insight from geospatial or the “where” data. Firstname is a location intelligence consultancy focused on helping New Zealand companies utilise the “where” in their data to support marketing, sales and customer experience projects. Through the application of location analysis, data management and practical application deployment, we work directly with our clients to meet their “where” needs.

We are based in The B:HIVE, Takapuna, one of the most innovative tech spaces to work in Auckland. Working here is like nowhere else in New Zealand. You’ll be amongst some amazing companies & people. The weekly events calendar will keep you busy from exercise to entertainment!

Firstname is proud to be an Esri Silver Partner.

About the Role
This role is to support a key Firstname client who are one of New Zealand’s largest corporates. You will be working with their direct sales teams supporting the daily field operations utilising a custom-built application based on the Esri ArcMAP suite. This is one of those rare opportunities where you’ll be using your GIS skills to work with a large commercial organisation to deliver to their business goals.

Your Work
You will be working with a range of stakeholders and your day will include a variety of GIS analysis, data management, planning and direct communications.  Things can & do change rapidly so you need to be ready to adapt as required. It’s an exciting environment and one where you’ll be able to develop both your technical Esri GIS, analytical and task management skills.

The key responsibilities include:

  • Planning the quarterly strategy on where the sales teams are to be deployed nationally
  • Production of the daily target area sales maps based on your analysis of the current market requirements
  • Liaison with the sales managers and team leaders to ensure effective deployment of the strategy
  • Working closely with the dedicated analyst team to ensure that the Sales Agents are where they need to be each day
  • Taking ownership of when things need to change, adaptability in a fast-moving environment is important

Skills & Experience
This is a great learning opportunity for someone who has completed their degree which included GIS as either part of under or post graduate. You are most likely looking for your first role or may have some workforce experience and looking to put your GIS skills to work to grow further.

About You
We are looking for someone to take ownership of the role and be proud of what they achieve. We are a small, focused team and need someone who gets involved. In return you will be rewarded with being a part of a company that rewards those who achieve. Training and skills development is something we actively encourage so we will invest in your career development. This role is suited for someone who has completed their GIS studies and ready to make their mark.

Applicants for this position will be a New Zealand Citizen, have residency or a valid work visa.

To Apply
Please send an email to stephen@firstname.co.nz introducing yourself, why this role interests and your skills you believe will help deliver to what is being asked. A CV of up to three pages supporting your application should also be attached. References are not required until the next stage.