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Senior Director, Global Intern Programs

Irving, Texas

Job Description:

What makes Gartner HR a GREAT fit for you? When you join Gartner, you’ll join a fast-paced, dynamic team and play a key role in our company’s continued double-digit growth. We’re a people business. From talent acquisition and management to compensation, benefits, analytics and operations, finding and keeping the right people is the core of our strategy for success. You’ll work alongside smart, creative, motivated colleagues and have unlimited opportunities to grow. If you love working with people and making the connection between great talent and company success, we want to connect with you.

The Senior Director, Global Intern Programs is responsible for ensuring the growth and success of one of Gartner’s key talent channels through the successful, onboarding, development, assessment and full-time hiring of prospectively 1000+ early career hires globally.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design the Gartner Intern Program for substantially larger scale (1000+) by leveraging 1) Business Unit management resources, 2) Coaching programs, 3) Classroom training, 4) Technology, 5) Any other approach that will immerse interns in Gartner’s business model and differentiate Gartner’s program as world class,
  • Coordinate with other Gartner resources to design best-in-class assessment mechanisms to ensure optimal candidate fit and drive a high probability of new hire success,
  • Work in partnership with senior business unit leaders to customize the program to specific hiring, training and assessment needs,
  • Effectively balance global consistency in program execution and scalable operations with local customization.
  • Develop and deploy an effective post-offer engagement program to drive high conversion of post-internship full-time offers to new starters.
  • Lead programs to successfully meet KPIs, including both hiring targets and performance in FTE role post-internship.
  • Work in close partnership with Campus Recruiting leaders on campus branding and sourcing, social media and marketing to ensure capture of top-quality talent.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • 10+ years related experience required, with demonstrated track record of success leading early career development programs
  • Excellent management and coaching skills, with ability to lead large and global teams and successful develop junior talent
  • Demonstrated program design experience, with expertise in large-scale program logistics and operations
  • Ability to identify and manage to key metrics; strong data analysis skills
  • Outstanding change management and organizational skills
  • Ability to collaborate and partner effectively at all levels of the organization, including C-level executives
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to present and engage in large group settings.
  • Valid passport and ability to travel

Job Requisition ID:37045

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