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Sr. Conference Planner, Registration

Description

Support the Destination Conferences team by creating and delivering a world class registration service to all clients.  Ensure first class execution, forward thinking and product development are applied constantly by the team to aid client retention and business growth while still delivering a globally consistent and world class level of service. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Be part of a cross-functional team that is responsible for creating registration journeys that are deliberate, personalized, and engaging

  • Drive continuous elevation, improvement, and innovation of the registration experiences (delegate, sponsors, and associates)

  • Help coordinate and execute on a dynamic calendar with a variety of event types with varying requirements

  • Engage with registration vendors on day-to-day operations for Destination Conference registration

  • Provide input for attendee communications, as well as onsite branding related to the registration experience

  • Manage the on-site requirements for select conferences and be a point of contact for all Global Conferences Registration

  • Support the implementation of operational process and playbooks to maximize efficiencies and consistency

  • Effective financial management and predictability including budget support, processing registration related invoices and forecasting for all registration lines within budgets

  • Travel to events and provide on-site support as needed and determined with manager

Qualifications & Experience:
  • Bachelors or Masters degree  

  • 2-4 years of project management experience and/or events experience

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and prioritize workload

  • Proven budget management

  • Experience with Event Registration platforms preferred

  • Background in Supplier management with excellent communication skills

  • Excellent planning and project management skills

  • Effectively utilize external vendors and internal resources

  • Strong business analysis skills and communications skills

  • High sense of urgency and ability to prioritize

  • Fully competent in Microsoft Office, strong Excel skills needed

  • Understanding and appreciation of technology

Who are we?

Gartner delivers actionable, objective insight to executives and their teams. Our expert guidance and tools enable faster, smarter decisions and stronger performance on an organization’s most critical priorities. We’ve grown exponentially since our founding in 1979 and we're proud to have nearly 16,000 associates globally that support our 14,000+ clients in more than 100 countries.

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Our teams are composed of individuals from different geographies, cultures, religions, ethnicities, races, genders, sexual orientations, abilities and generations. We believe that a variety of experiences makes us stronger—as individuals, as communities and as an organization. That’s why we're recognized worldwide as a great place to work year after year. We've been recognized by Fortune as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies, named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index and a Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion by the Disability Equality Index. Looking for a place to turn your big ideas into reality? Join #LifeAtGartner

What we offer:

Our people are our most valuable asset, so we invest in them from Day 1. When you join our team, you’ll have access to a vast array of benefits to help you live your life well. These resources are designed to support your physical, financial and emotional well-being. We encourage continued personal and professional growth through ongoing learning and development opportunities. Our employee resource groups, charity match and volunteer programs keep you connected to your internal Gartner community and causes that matter to you.

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Job Requisition ID:67398

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