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Job Title: Spatial Modeller/Spatial Scientist

DESCRIPTION OF ROLE

 

Natural Capital Research requires a skilled spatial modeller to work with them on the delivery of innovative and high-profile natural capital modelling projects.

 

We are a small, expanding company working on cutting-edge scientific modelling for natural capital. Led by the global experts in their field, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work in a brilliant, highly-motivated team.

 

You will be educated to at least Master’s degree level in a relevant subject with considerable experience of spatial modelling in GIS, R and Python.

 

The methods and models for these layers are already established, and the task will therefore be to follow a provided workflow and process the input data to produce the final data product.

 

Full training on the models will be provided by the Head of Research.  

 

THE OPPORTUNITY

Natural Capital Research (NatCap Research) is a fast-growing company with an exciting portfolio of innovative projects. NatCap Research delivers tools and services predominantly for land owners and estate managers, those with responsibility for, or business interests in, land management decisions.

NatCap Research builds on the exceptional skills and experience of its staff to deliver cutting edge ecosystem modelling enabling clients to understand both the quantity and spatial distribution of the natural capital and ecosystem services on their land.

The post-holder will work in a small, talented team and a in fast-paced and challenging environment which offers the right candidate, an opportunity to make their mark. As a company we have a strong ethical code and are committed to using the best available scientific information and highest academic standards to address pressing environmental and social issues.

 

In return for your commitment, drive and enthusiasm, we offer an attractive benefits package, a personal development plan, and the opportunity to make a difference in a relatively new, challenging and rewarding field. NatCap Research is an equal opportunities employer.

 

Contract:

The initial contract will be part-time for 12 months. The post-holder will have a 6 month probation period.

 

Salary:

The salary will be up to £35,000 per annum pro rata for part-time employees.

 

Location:

The post-holder will work in our office in central London.

 

Position within the Team:

Post-holder will be line managed by the COO who will oversee their day to day activities and will assign and review their work. They will have a dotted line to the company directors.

 

To Apply:

Please send your CV and covering letter to: jobs@natcapresearch.com