CANactions School for Urban Studies is looking for a cartographer / GIS analyst with skills and experience in GIS, cartography and in dealing with geo-data and quantitative analysis. The specialist will primarily work in a research project focused on rural and peri-urban areas in Ukraine, and will also prepare datasets and maps for educational programs of CANactions school.
Expected skills and attributes:
■ experience in collecting data from Ukrainian and European statistical institutes, especially for socio-economic indicators at regional and municipal levels;
■ good knowledge of GIS and Illustrator software, experience in creation of new cartographical materials (from shapefiles to thematic maps);
■ ability to process and harmonize geo-data and create geo-datasets;
■ knowledge of Ukrainian territorial policies;
■ research interest in the fields of urban and rural studies;
■ experience with GIS-programming and open-source solutions is a plus.
The deadline to apply for the position is at 23:59 EET on May 1, 2018.