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Geospatial Environmental Analyst

Date: 12-Jan-2022

Location: London, GB, W1U 8AN

Company: Knight Frank

Reference No 18344 
Job Title Geospatial Environmental Analyst 
Type Permanent 
Salary Range Competitive
Division Residential 
Sub Division Research 
Department Residential Research (10000116) 
Location 55 Baker Street 


The Knight Frank Global Research team in London are currently looking to recruit a Geospatial Analyst with environmental background and 2-5 years of post-graduate experience.


Working as part of a multi-award-winning Analytics team in our Baker Street HQ, your role will be to strengthen and advance the use of geospatial products and services across Knight Frank’s internal business service functions and external multi-disciplinary client base. You will already be established in geospatial analytics or data visualisation and you will bring rich experience in the delivery of environmental projects to high level stakeholders and clients.


You will design and lead analysis on datasets relating to residential and commercial property markets and global wealth, drawing together spatial data on market performance, local planning frameworks, land ownership, demographics, and transportation. Your analysis will not be limited to the UK and your outputs will cover each of the global markets Knight Frank operates in. You will be actively encouraged to look at new ways to analyse and visualise data, and you will bring the vision, spontaneity, and confidence to contribute ideas that gain traction with our clients and wider PropTech commentators. You’ll join a committed team of geographers, urbanists and technical specialists who are passionate about what we do and who have fun doing it.


To be successful in the Geospatial Analyst role, you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Environmental Science, Geomatics, or Geography degree
  • More than 2 years’ commercial industry experience
  • Experience in advanced data analytics and visualisation
  • Advanced data creation and spatial data management skills
  • Experience in Environmental management, sustainability, or impact assessment is highly desirable
  • Keen interest in global environmental chance and disaster and humanitarian relief projects
  • Strong competence in Geoprocessing tools and Model Builder
  • Competence in the use of Spatial Analyst, Network Analyst, and 3D Analyst extensions
  • Experience and understanding of ArcGIS Pro, Online, and Server
  • Experience and understanding of Python / ArcPy, as well as Jupyter Notebook and SQL
  • Experience in the deployment of Esri’s suite of GIS products
  • Strong excel skills i.e. VLookup, Pivot tables, and conditional formatting
  • Knowledge of data interoperability and moving spatial data to Google Earth / CaroDB
  • Strong knowledge of OS products and awareness of industry demographic and market data sources i.e. Land Registry, CACI, Experian, VOA and ONS




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