Director, Strategic Consulting – Singapore


Schedule: Full Time
Experience: 6+ years relevant management consulting and/or industry experience


Hickey & Associates (Hickey) is an exciting, fast growing global consulting company innovating location strategy solutions around the world.

Hickey is a global leader in site location strategy, credits and incentives advisory, and workforce solutions with active projects in the Americas, Asia, Europe, Australia, and Africa. Utilizing state-of-the-art tools and techniques, Hickey assists businesses in determining the optimal location to expand, relocate or consolidate anywhere in the world.

By having a presence in key markets throughout the world, Hickey ensures its services are always aligned with each unique local environment and thereby provides its clients with an unparalleled level of support. Hickey’s teams are strategically located around the globe including in New York City, Atlanta, Chicago, San Francisco, Phoenix, London, Amsterdam, Brussels, Warsaw, Shanghai, Singapore, Bangalore, Bogotá, Tel Aviv, Sydney, Sao Paolo and Buenos Aires.  

Hickey, founded in 1986, was one of the first companies to offer integrated site location and workforce services.  Today, as the global leader, Hickey has active projects in every corner of the world led by its team of seasoned professionals, with additional support from subject matter experts in key global markets.

As a global team, Hickey values and embraces diversity. All applicants and associates will receive equal treatment regardless of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, or any other characteristic.

The Director, Strategic Consulting will directly manage location strategy efforts for the Asia Pacific region. This associate will be client facing and a key member of the firm’s global practice providing in-depth research, document development, correspondence, financial analyses and other activities directly related with labor analytics, site selection and public incentive capture process. This role will discover, manage and analyse data from a variety of different sources and disciplines, including primary research, when required. We are looking for a Managing Consultant with strong technical skills who can take responsibility for managing projects and client relationships on a day-to-day basis. 


  • Bachelor’s degree plus 6+ years of relevant management consulting and/or industry experience in location & talent strategy, site selection, and incentives negotiation, facilitation & compliance
  • Preference to hold MBA or other advance degree (Master’s or PhD) with a focus on real estate
  • Additional experience in business development, client relationship management, corporate real estate and economic development
  • Global location and site benchmarking
  • Country market entry strategy
  • Talent market benchmarking and evaluations
  • Location operating conditions screening
  • Country comparative risk comparisons
  • Developing decision frameworks to inform facility deployment
  • Variable operating cost modeling and business case development
  • Land, building, business park, and investment zone due diligence and validation
  • Utility and transportation infrastructure evaluations
  • Government incentives and real estate negotiations


  • Strong organisational, analytical and communication skills
  • Excellent written, verbal, oral and presentation skills
  • Proven ability to manage project delivery teams, and work independently
  • Strong oral and written (story boarding) communication skills
  • Experience dealing with large, complex multi-variable problems
  • Eagerness to mentor and counsel junior staff
  • A willingness to travel on a global scale
  • English plus other language fluency
  • Data visualization skills
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint required
  • Solid value and ethical approach with the capacity to handle proprietary and confidential information
  • Aptitude to learn unfamiliar concepts and topics quickly

The Hickey Team works virtually and in collaborative offices. We request that you’re able to thrive in both environments.

To indicate interest in this position, please contact us at with your resume and a brief summary of why you are interested in working with us. If you need assistance in completing any portion of this application, please contact us at with your request for accommodation and an associate will be in touch.


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