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Job Vacancies > Ordnance Survey - Chief Cartographer

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Chief Cartographer
Salary: £43k - £51k
Location: Southampton

This is your chance to lead a specialist team in maintaining and developing the world-class standard of cartography for which Ordnance Survey is internationally recognised and to champion the importance of cartography on behalf of Ordnance Survey globally.

As part of this high profile and prestigious role you will be responsible for all of the cartographic style that creates Ordnance Survey’s world renowned mapping data, which is relied on by government, businesses and individuals across Great Britain.

We are looking for an exceptional and influential communicator, who will work with others to continuously innovate in this essential function. You will be responsible for maintaining the integrity and high standards of presentation of cartography, whilst developing new strategies to underpin future developments. You will have a proven track record in successfully managing and enabling change together with a strong emphasis on the customer.

Bold and dynamic in your approach, you will already have a profile in cartography or significant expertise in the discipline. Perhaps you are currently working in academia, a national mapping agency, a location based service company or a cartography house. You will definitely have a passion for cartography with proven leadership and communication skills to define the discipline for a new generation.

As the national mapping agency of Great Britain, we offer a range of excellent benefits.

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter quoting Ref: CC0212, including your current salary details to
or by post to Recruitment Team, L1 F1, Ordnance Survey, Adanac Drive, Southampton SO16 0AS

Ordnance Survey is an equal opportunities employer and treats applications solely on merit.

Posted: 22 February 2012
Closing Date: 12 March 2012

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