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Sr. Innovation Lead
Source new ideas through dedicated external and internal collaboration methods using hackathons, and internal or external crowdsourcing for the benefit of the organization
Identify and test concepts, technologies, and partner quickly and effectively with the appropriate level of governance required to validate results and gain stakeholder and business alignment
Deliver analytical solutions that transform a business process, ways of working or thinking, and have passed the market test phase
Streamline data supply chain for analytics that goes from experimentation into production
Influence and collaborate with the Solutions teams to deliver PoC solutions, with scale up capability
Work in an agile project environment with high pace delivery of results and outputs
Understand leading technical trends and how these can impact our business in the long term
Collaborate with global and zone teams in driving the future innovation and analytical solutions
Find ways to suggest niche solutions to the business as game changers to deliver on the growth targets
Interpret, validate and present findings to key stakeholders with the ability to impact and influence appropriate actions
Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Information Technology required. Advanced degree preferred
Extensive knowledge of commercial/sales/finance management with 4-7 years of experience in implementing wider digital, information management solutions in agile project environment
Previous line management or team development experience also required
Extensive knowledge of innovation and collaboration process is preferred
Ability to influence strategic decisions of the business
Strategy & Innovation Analyst
Tishman Speyer is one of the world’s leading owners, developers, operators and fund managers of first-class real estate. Our successful business model relies on a strong team that is able to execute across many disciplines, integrating acquisitions, development, finance, leasing, design and construction, property management, and portfolio management.
Tishman Speyer is seeking two to three Analysts to work within its Innovation team. As part of the innovation team you will have the opportunity to work on various strategic initiatives.
For example, as the company moves forward with a new global venture, an analyst will have the opportunity to work on all operations, strategy, marketing, press, business development, expansion, and people development for this new venture. Additionally, the analyst will help to oversee the P&L – revenue growth, user acquisition, partnership management, and profitability.
Similarly, Tishman Speyer is constantly evaluating new ventures, technologies, and innovation initiatives. An Analyst will work on initiatives involving all operations across a vertically integrated real estate platform. The objective will be to research, plan and implement new lines of business or operating strategies using the benefit of emerging new technologies.
What we look for
Our people are our most valuable asset, so we invest heavily in finding and developing future leaders. We seek highly intelligent candidates with the following qualities and competencies:
- 2 – 4 years of experience in an analytically rigorous environment
- Work effectively with both peers and senior executives in a highly entrepreneurial, team-oriented environment
- Innovate and iterate quickly, share learnings and best practices with your colleagues globally
- Strong leadership skills and a hands on attitude
- Interest and flexibility to work across all Tishman Speyer regions (US, EU, Brazil, China)
- Strong creative problem solving skills
- Effective written and oral communication skills
- Experience with financial modeling
- Unwavering attention to detail