GIS Planning, Analyst & Operations Specialist, Ikeja Electric, Lagos

Reporting To: GIS Coordinator

Role Purpose

Oversees the mapping, data creation, management, and analysis to support comprehensive planning processes and activities within Ikeja Electric.


  • Create maps and graphs, using GIS software (ESRI & QGIS) and related equipment.
  • Conduct Research to locate and get existing databases.
  • Maintain and update site tracker and database
  • Gather, analyze, and integrate spatial data from staff and determine how best the information can be displayed using GIS.
  • Use GIS to analyze data related to equipment and assets for planning purposes within Ikeja Electric.
  • Analyze spatial data for geographic statistics to incorporate into documents and reports.
  • Enter new map data through use of a digitizer or by direct input of coordinate information using the principles of cartography including coordinate systems, longitude, latitude, elevation, topography, and map scales.
  • Create and implement standards for quality of geographic data.
  • Design, update and implement systems and databases for storing and accessing geospatial data.
  • Study, develop, and implement procedures and policies to improve efficiency and ensure sound GIS practices and analysis
  • Assess and develop a plan for GIS system software and hardware needs for Ikeja Electric
  • Use GIS software to produce, display, and analyze geographic information
  • Able to design, implement, maintain and administer relational database management systems.

Minimum qualifications

  • First degree with major course work in information sciences, geography, geographic information systems, engineering, or a related field.
  • At least 7 years’ experience of increasingly responsible geographic information systems experience.

Technical Competencies

  • Proficiency in using GIS applications like ArcGIS Online, Business Analyst Web app, etc.
  • Understands principles and practices of GIS analysis and design.
  • Troubleshoot GIS network and application problems.
  • Ability to design and manipulate/calculate GIS and associated database information

Behavioral Competencies

  • Supervision & Leadership skill
  • Result Oriented
  • Good planning and organization skills
  • Communicates in a fluent, logical, clear and convincing manner verbally and in writing
  • Use resources effectively
  • Attention to details

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