GIS Manager

This position will lead and develop the vision of the Suez Water North America corporate GIS and data system initiatives.

Main activities

  • Strong team building and management skills.
  • Ability to interface with all levels of staff and management.
  • Strong vendor management and negotiation skills.
  • Adept at managing people who are not direct reports.
  • Develop and execute a project to design and build a new Geo-Centric data system based on ESRI technologies for Suez Water North America.
  • Propose business-aligned GIS strategies that will incorporate outside data sources for Suez Water North America to improve operational and data efficiency.
  • Technical liaison for projects and applications that connect to and leverage GIS and data systems such as workforce management, asset management, customer service, and other advanced systems.
  • Coordination of GIS maintenance activities with the IT department and business units for the GIS systems.


  • Set GIS technical policies and standards for Suez Water North America and validate user compliance.


External corporate relations

Direct interactions with clients & customers

Required experience

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GIS System Administration
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High School Diploma


Bachelor’s Degree in Geography or Geographic information Systems preferred


10+ years’ GIS & data system strategy experience 

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GIS best practices

Key skills required

  • Expert in GIS and data system concepts within the ESRI ArcGIS platform.
  • Ability to define large-scale strategies and building commitment from business stake-holders.
  • Proficiency with relational database methods and tools. Excellent ability to express himself/herself orally and in writing; professional poise and excellent presentation skills; comfortable presenting to top executives, business stakeholders, etc.

Possibilities for personal development

  • Possibilities for Personal Development
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