Job Title: Accenture Real Estate Analytics Associate Director
Career Level: 5 - Associate Director
The Head of Real Estate Analytics will lead the team which will serve as the backbone of real estate and financial intelligence for Accenture CRE managing all transaction and scenario analysis and portfolio reporting to enable efficient portfolio management and optimize decision making. The Head of Real Estate Analytics will work with multiple stakeholders across Accenture’s CRE organization, and external vendors/partners to actively assist with the development of Strategic Real Estate Portfolio Plans and business intelligence tools. In doing so, they will be responsible for managing all existing analytical tools and creating new models and solutions that support the objectives of the CRE team in making optimal decisions.
Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Accountable for strategic leadership of the Real Estate Analytics function (as a player/coach), overall service delivery, team management and coordination with the other CRE function Heads to drive continuous operational improvement of CRE
Real Estate Transaction Analytics
Lead the analysis of real estate transactions and scenario planning working in conjunction with Business Partners, the Transactions Team and Construction Management
Provide due diligence and oversight of real estate brokerage service providers analytical work to ensure accuracy of analysis and presentation
Perform detailed analytics, which may include financial, operational and market data, and summarize into key insights for senior leadership
Monitoring and analysing key market, demographic and economic trends to inform real estate strategy
Using data driven analytics, evaluate strategies to add value in real estate transaction execution and improve deal structure alignment with portfolio strategy objectives
Portfolio Reporting & Business Intelligence
Assume responsibility for the development and ongoing improvement of portfolio dashboards and reports to inform leadership on the portfolio and support decision making
Market Performance Assessment reporting and continuous portfolio monitoring and tracking of data to include pipeline management and preparation of monthly, quarterly, and ad-hoc reports on the portfolio
Act as a thought partner to the CRE team, Customers and Leadership in evaluating new and improved ways and tools to manage the CRE portfolio
Works with Business Partners, Transaction Teams and Construction Management to develop a business demand forecasting process to inform supply demand gaps and opportunities
Complex Problem Solving
Proficiency in Analytics tools
Problem Solving & Communication
Priority & Project Management
Experience & Qualifications
Educational background in Business Strategy, General Business, Real Estate or Finance. Masters or MBA preferred
10+ years of business and/or real estate strategy experience
7+ years’ experience managing people.
Strong experience with enterprise centric approaches and aligning enterprise, business, and functional strategies
Ability to envision optimal business and real estate outcomes by breaking apart complexity and replacing it with straightforward, best-in-class solutions that drive Customer value
Sophisticated financial acumen with track record of creating financial value through optimal real estate decision making
Exceptional business partnering and communication skills (written and verbal)
Strong business case development, rationalization and presentation skills
Experience of working globally and virtually across multiple stakeholders
Strong cross-functional real estate and business expertise
United States, UKI, Germany, Netherlands, India
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Please note that Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.