GIS Analyst/Forester

15th June 2022

Role:                        GIS Analyst/Forester

Company:              Margules Groome Consulting

Location:                Auckland/Remote

Margules Groome is a leading advisor and consultant to the forestry and agriculture industries.  Our clients include the largest forest managers and investors globally, government agencies, and leading NGO’s.

Margules Groome is looking to employ a GIS Analyst/Forester into their Auckland office.

The successful applicant will be part of a team of management consultants working globally across a broad range of forestry, land use, and wood processing projects including forest valuation, due diligence, resource assessment, performance improvement, climate change, feasibility studies, and market analysis.

Required Qualifications:

  • A professional degree in forestry or similar qualification from a recognised tertiary institution
  • Relevant post-graduate qualifications would be an advantage

Preferred Skills / Knowledge:

  • Sound understanding of the New Zealand and/or Australian forestry sectors. Experience in forestry industries further afield will also be an advantage.
  • Proven GIS skills (ArcGIS and/or QGIS) with experience in forest mapping
  • Remote sensing experience
  • Python and or R scripting skills
  • Excellent communication and report writing skills in English
  • Experience with commonly used forestry applications is an advantage (e.g. YTGEN, MARVL, Woodstock, Tigermoth etc)
  • Understanding of financial modelling also an advantage


More than three years of work experience in the forest industry (or related industries) is preferred. Job title and remuneration will reflect the experience of the successful applicant.

Personal Attributes:

  • Practical and flexible, with the ability to multitask
  • Able to work in a team or individually with minimal supervision
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Strong self-motivation and results focused under tight time frames
  • Health and safety conscious
  • The willingness and ability to travel when required

If you are interested, please email your application letter and CV to Margules Groome. All applicants must have current eligibility to work in New Zealand or Australia, however, consideration will be given to offshore applicants with excellent suitability.


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