Company: Jacobs
Skills: Cartography / Mapping, Geologist
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom

We are looking for a Geospatial Service Lead who will define and implement strategy, direction, and market positioning. The ideal candidate will have experience driving business development, crafting customer opportunities, developing highly performing teams, and utilising cutting-edge technology to solve customer problems.

The role is pivotal to the future success of the group and will influence and shape the delivery of services and solutions across a wide range of Jacobs projects. The Geospatial Service Lead will have demonstrable commercial understanding and a passion for delivering outstanding customer experience. Contributing to the overall business performance of the group by implementing the overall vision, developing client relationships, generating new business, and embedding Geospatial solutions within all strategic markets in Jacobs EMEA.


  • Degree qualified in relevant discipline
  • Strong GeoSpatial background and experience
  • A strategic mentality, with demonstrated definition and delivery of strategy
  • Strong business development and influencing skills
  • Strong leadership and mentoring skills
  • Demonstrable commercial leadership
  • Demonstrable experience of innovation and a focus on technology / market leading solutions
  • Builds strong relationships based on mutual trust and respect
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Collaborative approach both internally and externally, with a strong teamwork ethic
  • Extensive consultancy and project delivery experience
  • High level of personal accountability
  • Soft skills should include the ability to be disruptive and innovative, stretching thought collaboratively, with a focus on a longer-term delivery vision.

Why Jacobs?

We clear the way for inventive thinking so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. Jacobs. A world where you can.

We clear the way for inventive thinking, so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. Jacobs. A world where you can.

Our Culture

We're invested in you and your success. Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees.

We aim to make inclusion and diversity core attributes of our identity, embedded in all our employment and business practices in all locations. We know that if we are inclusive, we're more connected, and if we are diverse, we're more creative.

As a Disability Confident employer, we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy. We welcome applications from candidates who are seeking flexible working and from those who may not meet all the listed requirements for a role.

If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact the team here .