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New Kew Internship Opportunity on TIPAs Project

An exciting new opportunity has arisen to join the Kew team working on Tropical Important Plant Areas

GIS Data Officer:

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join a large and exciting project team working on one of Kew's 2020 Strategic Outputs: Tropical Important Plant Areas (TIPAs). A crucial part of the TIPA project is the collection and analysis of digital geographic data for each of the TIPA project study countries: Guinea, Cameroon, Uganda, Mozambique, New Guinea (Indonesia), Bolivia, UK Overseas Territories

As a GIS Analyst and Data Officer you will play a key role in the collation and creation of geospatial data, working with many different GIS products, including country specific raster and vector data layers.

Placement:

An ideal candidate would be able to commit 3-6 months to this project. A minimum commitment of 2 months would be considered.

This is an unpaid internship position.

Start Date: ~ December 2017

Applications open now, closing when the position is filled.  Please send a CV and covering letter stating why you would like to join the team to kewscience@kew.org