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 well-being, and increase the sustainability and efficiency of their real estate investments.
We are seeking an experienced well-being and sustainability subject matter expert to join our growing national practice. This role will be responsible for leading the development and successful delivery of workplace well-being and sustainability advisory services within the workplace strategy practice. The activities include but are not limited to:
Leading a cross-functional team to successfully deliver client-facing projects
Facilitating senior level engagements and managing client and partner relationships
Coaching and developing junior team members
Conducting research and ensuring accuracy of quantitative and qualitative data analysis in the field of well-being, sustainability, ESG and related fields
Developing strategic recommendations and building consensus with senior leaders
Developing strategic partnerships across the organization to develop a holistic approach to well-being and sustainability for clients
Participating in business development activities including client presentations, diagnostics, and proposals
Traveling to client sites across the U.S. (up to 50% at peak periods)
WHO YOU ARE
You are experienced in the ins and outs of well-being and sustainability in the built environment. You are able to apply science-based research and concepts to integrate well-being and sustainability into an organization's workplace strategy. 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:
7+ years of credible, related work experience in the field of real estate, architecture, design, or consulting with an emphasis on ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance), well-being and/or sustainability strategies for real estate occupiers and investors
Undergraduate degree (graduate degree preferred)
In-depth knowledge of the field of workplace well-being, sustainability design and operational principles
WELL AP, LEED AP, and/or Fitwel Ambassador designation preferred
Familiarity with WELL, LEED and Fitwel certification programs; direct project experience preferred
Ability to analyze operational policies and identify opportunities for well-being and sustainability enhancements
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 work in multi-disciplinary and distributed teams
* We are seeking candidates for our office(s) in the following areas: West Coast, Chicago, Texas, Midwest areas.
About CBRE (NYSE: CBRE): At CBRE, you are empowered to take your career path into your own hands. Enjoy workplace flexibility in a global organization with tremendous scale. Work in an inclusive and collaborative environment with supportive teammates. Come experience the employee advantage at CBRE.
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