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The Real Estate Team is seeking a Workplace Strategist to manage our current Real Estate projects and initiatives. You will work closely with the Workplace Strategy Manager ("WSM") to drive these location-based projects and broader global initiatives from a strategy, design, project management, communications, and logistics perspective. The ideal candidate will possess prior knowledge and experience in workplace strategy, real estate, operations, commercial furniture installations, interior design, or architecture. This role is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to work for a growing company with a global presence, helping to build state-of-the-art facilities that promote productivity and Indeed’s positive company culture
-Create real estate project space programming, planning, documentation, and execution for location-based builds and expansions
-Collaborate with WS designer to manage workplace design process, specifically focusing on furniture/branding/graphics, wall coverings, and space planning
-Identify and execute new strategic workspace initiatives to drive efficiencies, support business needs, and enhance to overall employee experience
-Ensure above activities are completed on time, within budget, and within standardized project process
-Measure, monitor and report value added contributions directly resulting from workplace initiatives
-Develop and maintain workplace and branding standards in collaboration with internal and external stakeholders (i.e. vendors and internal business partners)
-Collaborate with IT and AV teams to establish furniture guidelines with their requirements and create standards for furniture design and installations
-Serve as daily point of contact with global furniture vendor, graphics artists, photographers, etc. to coordinate purchasing, installation, and manage communication
-Execute a project communications plan and regularly update internal employee communications databases with project snapshots and updates
-Meet regularly with local internal stakeholders and office leadership (i.e. Regional Office Manager, IT, Team Directors) to communicate project updates, phasing plans; prepare agendas and document minutes
-Act as main POC between Employee Experience, Construction Management, and Logistics teams
-Responsible for holding vendors accountable for delivery to agreed timetables; escalate any risks to delivery schedule
-Manage project budgets and timelines, identify cost savings opportunities, initiate strategic purchasing
-Select and onboard design-oriented and speciality vendors via interviews, reviewing proposals, conducting negotiations, and integrating them into the Indeed real estate process
-Verify construction drawings for inclusion and cohesion for furniture and space planning requirements Travel 20%+
-Minimum of 3 years of work experience in Real Estate, Project Management, Interior Design, Architecture, or other related field
-Well-versed in reading floor plans and construction drawings
-Experience with commercial design and build projects
-Experience managing vendors, budgets, and schedules
-Experience managing internal stakeholders, conducting meetings, and owning processes
-Highly organized with strong verbal and written communications skills
-Able to juggle simultaneous projects on a regional and/or global scale
-Self-starter, able to work independently on projects
-Efficient, creative, resourceful, and strategic
-Ability to prioritize activities effectively, while ensuring a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
-Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships
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