Strategy & Operations – Consulting Manager – Real Estate Transformation

Deloitte's Real Estate Transformation practice helps public and private sector organizations address some of their most complex and challenging corporate real estate (CRE), facilities management (FM), and workplace-related issues. We help companies improve the performance of their real estate and facilities management organizations, drive maximum efficiency relative to real estate and workplace assets, devise and execute IT strategies for real estate and facilities, and build the business case for real estate decisions. We also support the transformation of a company's facilities from traditional assets to smart buildings, enabled by a full complement of digital workplace technologies.

Our team leverages a time-tested set of accelerators, tools, and techniques, designed to help companies in their efforts to jump-start the performance of the CRE, FM, or workplace organizations. We work on a cross-functional basis, integrating real estate, finance, human capital, and digital technology capabilities to effectively restructure our client's organizations, operations, and assets.

Work you'll do

As a Manager, you will lead and deliver large, complex client engagements that identify, design, and implement creative solutions for large companies, helping them restructure their CRE, FM, or workplace operating models, organizational structures, and service delivery models. Manager-level responsibilities include: providing service excellence by identifying key client business issues, determining client needs by supplementing the standard assessment techniques and tools with innovative approaches, evaluating and validating analysis and developing recommendations for the client in the context of the overall engagement. You will be expected to implement and oversee the quality of deliverables, effectively manage the functional and technical team, support functional tracks of the transformation and day-to-day relationships to ensure exceptional performance. Managers participate in the development and presentation of proposals for business development activities.

You will have the opportunity to lead small engagements or components of large, complex engagements with the following focus:

  • Design and / or restructuring of CRE, FM, or workplace operating models, organizational structures, and service delivery models
  • Delivery of CRE and FM outsourcing / insourcing consulting services, including strategy development, contract evaluation, and RFI / RFP process management
  • Design and / or improvement of CRE, FM, or workplace business processes
  • Development of real estate and facilities portfolio optimization strategies
  • Design and implementation of workplace strategies, digital workplace technology strategies, and workforce mobility programs
  • Delivery of CRE, FM, or workplace IT platform advisory services, including strategy development, requirements development, vendor / solution evaluation, and implementation support

The team

Strategy & Operations

A part of Deloitte Consulting LLP, our Strategy & Operations consultants offer insightful recommendations and data-fueled strategies to help our clients address some of their most complex business issues. We are a diverse and talented team that supports a collaborative culture and delivers value through the application of technology, strategy, and process improvement. We tackle our clients' organizational strategy, financial management, supply management, innovation, and growth issues and help to enhance their business performance, productivity, and long-term profitability. Join us, and play a key role in designing our clients' roadmap to the future. Learn more about our Strategy & Operations practice.

Operations Transformation

Deloitte's Operations Transformation practice helps clients implement their corporate strategy and accomplish their business objectives. Using our deep sector and technical expertise, we transform our clients' core business and operations, helping them to prepare for growth, embrace the digital agenda and maximize operational efficiency.

Offering client-tailored services and deep industry insights, at Deloitte Consulting LLP we help clients tackle their most complex challenges enabling them to seize new growth opportunities, reduce costs, improve efficiencies and stay ahead of customer demand. Developing and executing our clients' strategic vision, we help them dramatically improve their business performance across a broad range of specialties – enterprise model design, strategic cost transformation, global business services, real estate, and location strategy and customer operations. Learn more about our Operations Transformation practice.

Manager Qualifications

Required:

  • Bachelors degree and MBA or other advanced degree (Masters or PhD) with a focus on real estate, corporate real estate, workplace, engineering, or architecture
  • 6+ years of management consulting and/or industry experience across the corporate real estate and facilities management is required.
  • Hired, developed, and motivated staff, as a leader, mentor, and role model
  • A proven track record of successfully delivering professional services
  • Proven leadership skills, with strong team-oriented interpersonal skills,
  • Experience dealing with large, complex real estate portfolios and organizations
  • A willingness to travel +80%

Preferred:

  • An advanced degree
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Strong problem solving, analytical, and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to exercise mature judgment
  • Effective management presence
  • Eagerness to mentor and counsel junior staff
  • Experience and understanding with robotic process automation, including vendors such as Blue Prism, Automation Anywhere, etc.
  • Familiarity with information technologies and platforms: such as legacy ERP, cloud software services, and customer services applications.
  • Experience with analytics to evaluate and optimize business processes

How you'll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.

Benefits

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