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  • Posted: Feb 24, 2024
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    Dev-Afrique Development Advisors is a social-impact organization of strategy and development professionals committed to solving complex challenges on the African continent. With networks across African countries, we provide high-level advisory and develop unique strategies for non-profit organizations and start-ups in emerging and frontier markets in Africa....
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    Geographic Information Systems Analyst

    About the Position

    • We seek a talented and enthusiastic GIS Analyst to join our team.
    • The ideal candidate will play a vital role in harnessing the power of spatial data to inform our projects across health, agriculture, and energy, supporting effective decision-making and impactful development interventions.


    • Collect, analyze, and interpret geospatial data from various sources (government agencies, surveys, remote sensing, open-source repositories, etc.)
    • Develop and maintain spatial databases, ensuring data accuracy and integrity.
    • Conduct spatial analysis using GIS software (e.g., ArcGIS, QGIS) to identify patterns, trends, and relationships.
    • Create high-quality maps, charts, and visualizations to communicate complex spatial information effectively.
    • Conduct field data collection using GPS and GIS tools (when required).
    • Support project teams with GIS expertise, providing technical advice and guidance.
    • Contribute to proposals and technical reports related to GIS applications.
    • Stay current with emerging GIS technologies and trends.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Geography, Environmental Science, or related field.
    • Minimum of two years cognate experience working with GIS software (ArcGIS/QGIS preferred)
    • Strong understanding of geospatial concepts and analytical methods.
    • Excellent data management and visualization skills.
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
    • Strong communication and presentation skills.
    • Experience working in the development sector, specifically with healthcare, agriculture, or energy, would be a plus.

    Useful Skills:

    • Experience working in development consulting or donor organizations is an added advantage.
    • Experience with remote sensing data analysis.
    • Programming skills (Python, R).
    • Knowledge of relevant development frameworks and methodologies
    • Postgraduate degree in a relevant field.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Dev-Afrique Development Advisors on to apply

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