GIS Analyst

About Us:
At British Solar Renewables (BSR), we're not just shaping the future; we're powering it. With a bold commitment to a net-zero carbon world, we lead the charge in developing, building, and managing utility-scale solar and storage projects across the UK and Australia.

Why BSR?

  • Impact Unleashed: Dare to make a difference? So do we. At BSR, our mission fuels a relentless pursuit of solutions, going beyond the expected to create a meaningful impact.
  • Innovation in Our DNA: Passion, curiosity, and data-driven decisions define us as pioneers. We don't just welcome change; we thrive on it, shaping the future of sustainable energy.
  • Team Spirit, Real Results: We're not afraid to stumble, and when we do, we learn and rise together. A united force celebrating authenticity, where diversity is not just welcomed but embraced.

What you will be doing in this role:
The GIS Analyst role is suited to an experienced applicant who is seeking a rewarding career, with the opportunity to grow further within a close-knit team in the fast-paced renewable energy sector.

This role will be performing key geospatial duties for the land acquisition and development teams at BSR EPC. Involving building, maintaining, and enhancing BSR’s geographical information systems (GIS), resources, and capabilities, to support renewable energy developments.

The role will involve working closely with BSR’s experienced land acquisition and development teams, seeking technical input from the engineering team.

This role will be reporting directly to the Land Acquisition Manager at BSR EPC’s Melbourne or Brisbane offices.

This role is a one-year fixed term contract.

What we need from you:

  • Continuous development and maintenance of GIS databases and systems
  • Analyse, interpret, and output spatial data and derived products to identify suitable land for renewable energy development
  • Preparation of high-quality prospecting and stakeholder maps to support the land acquisition and development teams
  • Ensure that spatial data, maps, and information is up-to-date, accurate, and available when required
  • Searching, processing, and management of land title ownership data
  • Document control, revision, optimisation, and general maintenance of the GIS filing system
  • Continual process and procedure review and improvement
  • Working with the development team to assist in the management of development pipeline data
  • Working with the engineering team to better understand project design, technical constraints, and to ensure continual improvement
  • Site visits, as required
  • Attending meetings, providing feedback, and reporting
  • Provide training and support to users of BSR’s GIS, as required
  • Completing tasks to assist the greater team, as and when needed.


  • Experience within GIS, data, and systems management - minimum 3 years
  • Environmental data experience, desirable
  • Experience within the renewables industry, highly desirable
  • Experienced user of the following software:
    • ArcGIS Pro, Online, and Field Maps
    • Python skills (preferred)
    • Terrasmart SIFT (preferred)
    • PVSyst (preferred)
    • AutoCAD – Understand AS1100drawing standards
    • MSOffice: Word, Excel, Outlook, SharePoint


  • Degree in Geospatial Science, Geomatics, Cartography, Spatial Information or related discipline
  • A valid driver’s licence
  • First Aid, CPR, and construction WHS training will be provided.

What you will get from BSR:

  • Monthly Social Buzz: Elevate your work experience with monthly events that spark connections and camaraderie.
  • Family First: Cherish family moments with our family-friendly parental leave because we know what truly matters.
  • Support Beyond Work: Your well-being is a priority. Dive into our Employee Assistance Program offering comprehensive life support.
  • Rewards Galore: Celebrate your dedication with our annual bonus scheme and referral program – because hard work deserves its spotlight.
  • Professional Growth: Stay ahead of the game with an annual reimbursement for one professional membership.
  • Time to Unwind: Enjoy 3 days of holiday per year, plus bank holidays.
  • Secure Future: Your tomorrow matters. Secure it with our robust pension scheme.

Tips from the recruiter:

  • Tailor your application: Stand out from the crowd, align your application with the role’s specific requirements.
  • Mind the Deadline: Ensure your application is submitted by the specified closing date.
  • Prepare for Success: If invited to interview, come with thoughtful questions about the role and company.

Closing Date: 19th April 2024

If this opportunity sparks your ambition, fuels your passion, and aligns with your vision, we invite you to make your mark. Send your compelling application to:

At BSR, we are committed to equal opportunities in employment. Our hiring decisions are not just about roles; they are about the right people shaping the future. If you need reasonable adjustments for the interview process, contact us at the provided email address – because diversity fuels innovation.