Director of Strategic Analytics - Hickey & Associates

January 10, 2018

Hickey & Associates

Chicago, Illinois


Hickey & Associates is an exciting, growing real estate corporate service strategy firm headquartered in Minneapolis, MN with offices in key global markets, including Chicago, New York City, Washington D.C., London, Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Sydney, and São Paulo, along with additional support offices across the United States.  The firm is seeking an individual who possesses high energy, good communication and interpersonal skills, along with a strong attention to detail.


Position Description

Director of Strategic Analytics position to be a leader in the firm’s expanding location analytics practice.  Working alongside a Project Team, this position will discover, manage and analyze data from a variety of different sources and disciplines.  Through the development of statistical models and innovative methods, the role will directly lead the process of using data to realize solutions best fit for the client’s requirements.



  • Minimum five (5) years of experience in complex statistical modeling, data mining, corporate data analytics, and/or extensive academic research programs
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Economics and/or relevant education
  • Proven knowledge and experience with Tableau, SAS, SPSS, R, ArcGIS, ESRI Business Analyst, Python, Common ETL toolsets, and similar tools considered a strong plus.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint required.
  • Candidate must be legal to work in the United States.


Knowledge and Skills Requirements

  • Strong organizational, analytical, attention to detail, prioritization and communication skills.
  • Excellent written, verbal, oral and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and within a Team.
  • Strong client service focus.
  • Functional knowledge of a professional services environment.
  • Solid value and ethical approach with the capacity to handle proprietary and confidential information.
  • Aptitude to learn unfamiliar concepts and topics quickly.
  • Capable of providing solutions to multiple projects at any given time.
  • Efficiently learn and use internal/external software applications.



Negotiable and commensurate with experience and education.


Work Environment

Ability to thrive in an office setting, as well as, succeed in a virtual environment. Must be willing to commit to a minimum of two years.