1+ months

Workplace Strategy Director - Position located in San Francisco

San Francisco, CA 94102

CBRE's Workplace practice is a diverse group of consultants with backgrounds in real estate, economics, finance, architecture, design, urban planning, data science, and organizational development. We are problem solvers passionate about making the experience of work better. We are looking for individuals interested in creating, implementing and sustaining workplace strategies that help organizations improve employee engagement, optimize their assets, and drive transformational change. Our clients come to us because they are motivated to create workplace experiences that attract and retain top talent, improve team productivity and agility, jumpstart collaboration and innovation, drive organizational culture, enable health and wellbeing, and increase the efficiency of their real estate investments.

To learn more about us, please visit www.cbre.com/workplace

We are seeking an experienced workplace leader to join our growing national practice. This role will be responsible for leading the successful delivery of workplace consulting, coaching team members, and leading business development. The activities include but are not limited to:

Building and delivering integrated services to deliver outstanding client outcomes

Leading business development activities including client presentations, diagnostics, and proposals

Coaching and developing people and serve as a team culture ambassador

Managing regional teams and revenue goals 

Facilitating executive level engagements and managing client relationships 

Reviewing all project deliverables to ensure exceptional quality 

Demonstrating subject matter expertise and sharing with clients and partners

Developing strategic recommendations at the site or portfolio level and building consensus with senior decision makers

Developing change management strategies

Traveling to client sites across the U.S. (up to 50% at peak periods)



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


You are experienced in the ins and outs of workplace strategy development and implementation. 

You want to work for an entrepreneurial, global company that is focused on creating world class outcomes. 

You are a creative and motivated individual who likes to roll up their sleeves and deliver value to clients across all industries. 

You subscribe to the thinking that variety is the spice of life and enjoy working on different projects and clients simultaneously.

In addition, having the following qualifications is required:
8+ years of credible, related work experience in the field of real estate, architecture, design, or consulting

Undergraduate degree (graduate degree preferred)

Expert level knowledge of the field of workplace strategy

Leadership capabilities including conflict management and strong interpersonal skills

Strong client-service oriented work ethic driven by a desire to act

Passion for strategic and creative problem solving 

Strong quantitative/analytical skills and attention to detail 

Comfort in translating large data sets into compelling findings

Ability to present and articulate ideas and analyses

Outstanding listening, written and oral communication skills

Intellectual curiosity and comfort with ambiguity and complex challenges

Ability to coach and teach others about the business 

Ability to work in multi-disciplinary and distributed teams

Highly proficient in MS Office Suite of Products

Experience working with other software preferred (e.g., Tableau, Adobe Creative Cloud)

We are seeking candidates for our office(s) in San Francisco. 


Posted: 2019-10-18 Expires: 2020-02-13

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