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Marketing Associate

Arlington, Virginia

Job Description:

What makes Gartner a GREAT fit for you? When you join Gartner, you’ll be part of a fast-growing team that helps the world become smarter and more connected. We’re the world’s leading research and advisory company, achieving consistent double-digit growth by steering clients toward the right decisions with business and technology insights they can’t find anywhere else. Our associates enjoy a collaborative work environment, exceptional training and career development — as well as unlimited growth opportunities. If you like working with a curious, supportive, high-performing team, Gartner is the place for you.

Gartner Digital Markets is a business unit within Gartner.  Our mission is to help small businesses make the right technology decisions and find the tools they need to grow, optimize, and become more effective at what they do.  The business is comprised of three leading brands—Capterra, Software Advice, and GetApp. For candidates interested in taking their next career step in the technology space, Gartner Digital Markets offers the fast pace and excitement of working for a startup, the stability and resources of a large, established organization, and the opportunity to be on the front lines of innovation in an industry that is always growing and transforming. 

As a Marketing Operations Associate, you’ll be at the center of the operational execution of our marketing programs and a core contributor to the success and daily function of our Vendor Marketing team. 

What You Will Do:

  • Ensure marketing processes and best practices are well documented, while making recommendations for improving efficiency 

  • Contribute to scaling global marketing operations framework, designed to optimize our inbound and outbound marketing engine

  • Build new processes, workflows, and oversee key team reports to senior leadership

  • Support multi-channel marketing campaign development, execution, data segmentation and reporting

  • Directly contribute marketing content to our vendor audience base, including blog posts and social media management 

  • Contribute to project management requests within the internal and external teams

  • Assist with event coordination and execution 

  • Monitor inventory, make recommendations, and support product orders including owning product fulfillment and shipping 

  • Manage input and creative requests from internal team members, follow up with meeting deliverables and next steps

  • Manage email distribution lists while maintaining database health and compliance with regulations, including GDPR

  • Assist with scheduling, meeting prep, and select travel support or administrative tasks that are crucial to the day to day function within the Vendor Marketing team

What You Will Need:

  • 0-2+ years professional full-time experience in operations management, marketing and/or communications, within the technology industry a plus

  • Strong process orientation, attention to detail, problem solving and troubleshooting skills

  • Ability to work independently while also effectively collaborating to support members of the team on shared projects or tasks

  • Effective at managing multiple tasks simultaneously, with a knack for prioritizing

  • A great attitude and the willingness to participate in hands-on execution for all sized tasks

  • Ability to quickly adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent communicator who is motivated to learn and grow within a dynamic team 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Marketing, or a related field

Preferred Skills:

  • Creative skills such as experience with design, social media execution, and copywriting 

  • Must be proficient in MS Office suite, especially Excel and PowerPoint

  • Experience in email marketing, marketing automation, and CRM systems, with Eloqua and/or SugarCRM experience a plus

  • Certified or experienced in Google Analytics a plus

What We Offer:

  • Competitive pay, benefits and generous time off 

  • Limitless growth and learning opportunities

  • A collaborative and positive culture — your team will be as smart and driven as you

  • A chance to make an impact — your work will contribute directly to our strategy


Job Requisition ID:42972

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