Click on the vacancy and read the entire job spec carefully. Ensure that you have the required qualifications, experience and personal skills that the position is asking for. Check that your salary expectation matches the package offered. Complete the application questionnaire and do not leave any fields blank. Include only the attachments that you are asked for, we will contact you directly should additional documents/certificates be required. Senior Business Analyst (Mining & GIS) Location: Cape Town Ref: LRG20013 Type: Permanent A mining & GIS software solutions provider is seeking to employ an experienced GIS Business Analyst to join their Cape Town based team on a permanent basis. Working within a team of project managers, business analysts, software developers, IT professionals and other industry experts, the primary responsibility of this role is to interact directly with clients, operating largely in the mining and land management space. The focus area of the role is to document business processes and user requirements, collate GIS and business data, perform user training and product delivery and configuration, which all form key elements in the typical project lifecycle. These services are delivered to mostly mining and government organisations across Africa and the globe. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS Degree in GIS, Environmental Sciences, Urban and Regional Planning, IT or any other relevant fields EXPERIENCE Min 5 but preferably 8 years plus experience as a GIS Specialist, Land Manager, Business Analyst in a technical software environment (GIS, Mining, Etc). Mining industry or land management experience will be highly desirable Solid technical software, database and IT experience Business Analysis/Process Documentation experience a must Client facing consulting experience Understand GIS software and data (ESRI Suit of products) Good grasp of the software development and implementation lifecycle Proficiency in MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project, Visio) PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES Excellent Interpersonal Skills Excellent organizational and time management skills Ability to work autonomously. Excellent attention to detail Be willing and eager to travel LANGUAGE Excellent command of English (written and verbal) French and Portuguese languages would be advantageous, but not essential SALARY R40 to R60k, depending on experience and negotiable for the best candidate HOW TO APPLY: Ensure you meet allthe requirements. Complete all the requested information below. Rememberto attach your CV. Once your application has been made, you will receive a generic e-mail to confirm the receipt of your application. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not be contacted by a consultant within 2 weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful.