Deloitte Consultant: Location Strategy & Site Selection -Corporate Real Estate & Location Strategy- in Chicago, Illinois
Deloitte s Real Estate & Location Strategy (RE&LS) consulting practice is seeking Location Strategy & Site Selection candidates
Our RE&LS practice helps companies across industries, and around the globe, address some of their most complex and challenging location and footprint issues. Through our services we help shape the corporate strategy, expand our client s market share and ability to enter new markets, provide an understanding of the full scope of location decisions, and enable effective negotiations to secure incentive value. We stay firmly focused on our clients priorities while developing and executing location strategies that add value, mitigate risk, and offer sustainable, competitive advantages. Learn more about our Real Estate & Location Strategy practice. at https://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/operations/solutions/about-our-location-strategy-services.html
Work you ll do:
Consultants will synthesize overall strategy by analyzing a wide variety of solutions, selecting the most relevant tools/techniques to meet specific client requirements such as business case, pricing, or complex financial analysis, and interpreting and reporting on outputs. You will participate in setting engagement objectives and scope; develop work plans for components of engagements, coordinate activities between work streams and identify changes in scope. Senior Consultants will also design deliverable content that will precisely reflect the engagement contract and client needs and strive to improve deliverable quality through verification and validation of results.
We are looking for Consultants with experience in site selection and location strategy, including country/market entry strategy, facility deployment, decision framework development, global location and site benchmarking, talent market benchmarking and evaluations, location operating conditions screening, country comparative risk comparisons, variable operating cost modeling and business case development. Knowledge of land, building, business park, and investment zone due diligence and validation are a plus. Experience with utility and transportation infrastructure evaluations and/or government incentives and real estate negotiations preferred.
Finance & Enterprise Performance
Our Finance & Enterprise Performance team works as a trusted advisor to CFOs, COOs, CIOs, and key executives. We advise, implement and deliver as-a-service solutions, helping our clients develop strategies and capabilities to support enterprise-wide decision-making, improve finance operations, and create impact within their organization.
Minimum of a Bachelor's degree and 3 years consulting and/or industry experience or a MBA with 2 years relevant work experience. A degreewith a focus on real estate, corporate real estate, workplace, engineering, or architecture is a plus
3 years of management consulting and/or industry experience across the corporate real estate and location strategy and site selection field is required.
Understanding of key industry trends
Ability to interact at all levels of the client organization
Business case development experience
A proven track record of successfully delivering professional services
A willingness to travel 80%
A willingness to travel on a global scale
BS in Engineering (Civil, Construction, Mechanical, Industrial)
BS/BA in Geography
MBA or other advance degree (Master's or PhD) with a focus on real estate
Strong presentation skills and an effective management presence
Strong problem solving, analytical, and troubleshooting skills
Ability to exercise mature judgment
Eagerness to mentor and counsel junior staff
Language Fluency (English, Spanish, Portuguese, Mandarin)
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
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