GIS Specialist & Landowner Liaison Officer


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GIS Specialist & Landowner Liaison Officer


(Open to public competition)

Land & Habitats Business Unit currently has a need for a GIS Specialist
& Landowner Liaison Officer on
a permanent basis. This role will be based in Newbridge and will report to the
& Habitats Legal Services Manager. The successful candidate will work with
the legal team in Land and Habitats to identify and resolve land title issues,
boundary issues, rights of way issues, property matters and to provide
necessary support in the resolution of all such issues.

The Role

The main duties and responsibilities of the role will include the following:

  •   Working with the conveyancing team and estate
    supervisor to identify and resolve boundary and land title issues throughout
    the Bord na Mona estate and to liaise with neighbouring landowners and relevant
    counterparties to negotiate the   commercial terms required to compromise and
    resolve all boundary and land title issues; prepare the relevant surveys, maps
    (including PRAI compliant maps).

  • As part of the wider conveyancing team, facilitate the land title
    resolution project by providing all mapping information, title research, site
    inspections, title reports and counterparty liaison to enable specific lands to
    be registered in support of the Company’s land use and development strategy.

  • Support the Estate Supervisor and team in the investigation,
    negotiation and resolution of boundary and land title issues and disputes,
    including trespass, adverse possession, unauthorised rights of way,
    unauthorised turf cutting or other unauthorised uses.  Liaise with the relevant counterparties with
    the purpose of resolving such disputes and provide all mapping information and
    associated documentation to enable appropriate legal steps to be taken to
    implement such resolutions; and where necessary to provide such mapping
    documentation and support to the company’s legal advisors to initiate and
    prosecute any associated legal proceedings.

  • Provide such support as the G.I.S. & Land Data Administrator
    may require in the development, maintenance and continuous improvement of the
    Company’s G.I.S. resources, in particular the Company’s land asset management
    database (LANDBASE).

  • Liaise with relevant internal and external stakeholders and carry
    out such site visits and inspections as are required in furtherance of the
    Company’s land use and development strategy.

  • Proactively participate in the Performance Management process to
    ensure delivery of own, and the wider teams’ objectives.

  • All
    employees are expected to co-operate fully with all provisions taken by the
    company for ensuring Health and Safety, and Welfare of co-employees and members
    of the public using the premises

The Person

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualification, skills, knowledge and attributes:

  • Minimum Hons Degree in Geomatics, GIS or similar
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in property/real estate related discipline
  • Advanced proficiency in use of GIS and surveying software

The selection process for this role will include candidate screening from application.

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Bord na Móna is an equal opportunities employer.