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Senior Director (EMEA Business Analytics Sales and Client Solutions)

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Job Description

This senior director position for the CBRE Business Analytics team acts as the sales lead and team leader for the Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region. The Business Analytics team is a group of experienced data professionals, analysts, data scientists, and developers executing real estate business intelligence projects for CBRE's clients. Projects are focused on data integration and automation, warehousing, and visualization to optimize client portfolio operations across all service lines: facilities management, project management, finance, portfolio administration, benchmarking, and capital planning, etc. The senior director position will lead regional Vantage Analytics solution activity from RFP to award in collaboration with CBRE's Sales and Client Solutions teams. S/he will lead the achievement of strategic goals and deliverables for the CBRE's Occupier segment with a focus on the sale and deployment of integrated solutions designed to create superior measurable outcomes for CBRE occupier clients. The role will be responsible for building alignment across a range of stakeholders both within and beyond the GWS segment (e.g., Advisory & Transactions). In collaboration with CBRE Business Analytics leadership based out of the US, the senior director will have oversight of EMEA team, with responsibility to grow a regional P&L with financial targets. Role Summary:

  • Together with leadership, establish performance objectives and deliverables related to the achievement of line of business' goals, financial targets, client satisfaction, and other specific objectives

  • Lead client presentations (both in-person and virtually) as part of sales pursuits and occasionally as part of service delivery

  • Achieve sales targets in collaboration with CBRE's Sales and Client Solutions teams

  • Support the management and achievement of financial, operational, and other key performance indicators for client engagements, internal projects, or overall team goals

  • Engage in a consultative capacity with clients and account teams to refine, adapt, and deploy solutions in support of transformational long-term relationship contracting models

  • Engage with key stakeholders and segment leadership to participate in the ongoing visioning and definition of industry-leading strategies and solutions

  • Collaborate with Digital &Technology partners and other key business stakeholders to develop and support all business activities required to operationalize solutions

  • Understand and articulate in a simple fashion business intelligence solution architecture

  • Understand real estate technology and popular solutions in the marketplace

  • Ensure a high level of employee engagement; Direct individual and team growth

  • Problem solving - technical issues and client questions; Escalate issues to senior management and dedicated technical team as needed

  • Miscellaneous support for marketing materials, presentations, budgeting, and resource planning

  • Assigns tasks and responsibilities to team members; Evaluate and mentor staff

  • Other duties may be assigned

Candidate Description

  • Ability to solve advanced problems and deal with a variety of options in complex situations; Requires high degree of analytical and quantitative skills with proven experience in developing strategic solutions for a growing matrix-based multi-industry sales environment; Draws upon the analysis and research of others and makes recommendations that have a direct impact on the company and the company's largest, most strategic occupier clients

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university. Master's degree in Business, Economics, Data & Analytics, or related program or MBA preferred; Minimum of 10 years of business sales, consulting and real estate experience is required, including five years of experience at the management level

  • None required. Real estate license, professional certification, professional designations (e.g., BCCR, CCIM, CPM, MAI) and/or graduate level training in commercial real estate is desirable. Business Intelligence certification preferred

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable, and courteous service to customers; Ability to effectively present information

  • Extensive experience with data management, architecture, and analysis; Experience with visualization and analytics tools including Tableau is required; Understanding of database technologies such as SQL Server is preferred; Understanding of hosting environments such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Azure

  • Requires basic knowledge of financial and statistical terms and principles

  • Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex data sets; Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations; Requires advanced analytical and quantitative skills

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office Suite Products; Comfortable working independently and collaboratively

Employer Description

CBRE Global Workplace Solutions is a leading global provider of integrated facilities and corporate real estate management. We are recruiting a Senior Director (EMEA Business Analytics Sales and Client Solutions)., About CBRE Global Workplace Solutions: As one of CBRE's core global businesses, Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) provides end-to-end services to occupier clients across the entire lifecycle of a building. Our teams help companies improve their operations and reduce costs, through expert facilities management, project management, real estate and energy and sustainability services. Our dedicated teams work across all industries, and support clients ranging from global Fortune 500 companies to single, iconic buildings. CBRE Group, Inc. is the world's largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2019 revenues of $23.9 billion and more than 100,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included on the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #128 in 2020. It also has been voted the industry's top brand by the Lipsey Company for 19 consecutive years and has been named one of Fortune's "Most Admired Companies" for eight years in a row, including being ranked number one in the real estate sector in 2020, for the second consecutive year. Its shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "CBRE." Application Process: Your application will be reviewed by our Talent Resourcing Team and you will be contacted if you have been successful in being short listed for the role. Taking into consideration the costs of sponsorship, the nature of the role and the financial resources of the account in question, we are unable to offer sponsorship for this role. No agencies please., CBRE Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) works with clients to make real estate a meaningful contributor to organizational productivity and performance. Our account management model is at the heart of our client-centric approach to delivering integrated real estate solutions. Each client is entrusted with a dedicated leader and is supported by regional and global resources, leveraging the industry's most robust platform. CBRE GWS delivers consistent, measurably superior outcomes for our clients at every stage of the lifecycle, and across industries and geographies.