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Principal, Research (Research Business Analytics Team {REMOTE/HYBRID})

  • Irving, TX / Dublin / London - 8 Salisbury / Remote - District of Columbia / Remote - United Kingdom / Remote - Maryland / Stamford, CT / Remote - Florida / Egham - Tamesis / Arlington - 1201 Wilson
  • Research & Advisory


About this role:

The Research Business Analytics (RBA) team is part of the Research & Advisory (R&A) Strategy and Operations organization. RBA is a strategic partner that powers fact-based decision making by providing client centric analytics, tools and insights to improve our business. The Analytics Enablement team within RBA is responsible for creating awareness of analytics, empowering users on tools and metrics, and partnering to refine key business questions. Analytics Enablement is fundamental to the success of RBA as we evolve our data and analytics infrastructure.

The Principal, Analytics Enablement will be the liaison between RBA, R&A, and Business Operations & Strategy (BOS) leads while creating insights to help promote a data-driven culture and awareness of available analytics.

What you will do:

  • Become a trusted thought partner for data analytics related questions and issues while maintaining an understanding of R&A, internal/external business management & informational needs.

  • Act as a liaison between RBA business area leads (e.g. Interactions, Content) and client-facing expert teams ensuring tools, dashboards are aligned with needs.

  • Partner with Practices and RBA leaders to understand needs, gather feedback, identify use cases and provide insights to design new/update existing stakeholder facing products while improving user experience.

  • Partner with RBA colleagues to create and improve existing dashboards to enable stakeholders to quickly and easily use data insights to make timely business decisions

  • Partner & collaborate within R&A and with key business partners to capture operational & business requirements and successfully establish and execute on strategies and tactical plans.

  • Apply knowledge and experience to support the delivery of key projects, build valuable relationships both within R&A and with other stakeholders to evolve the analytics program. 

  • Design and deliver presentations to all management levels within R&A. Manage ongoing interactions and communications with internal stakeholders.

  • Help to creatively solve Gartner’s most challenging problems in developing and operationalizing business critical analytics at scale, including leading project workstreams with RBA leaders and PMO.

  • Establish best practices to accelerate analytics projects by improving efficiency and encouraging the re-use of existing technologies, frameworks, infrastructure, etc.

  • Work internally and externally to champion innovation and find best in class ways of working.

  • Demonstrate persistence to drive culture change and improvement.

  • Drive results through communication and change management across R&A to ensure successful adoption of analytics tools.

What you will need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher or equivalent work experience. 

  • 5-7 years business experience, with progressive responsibility, in an extremely fast paced, matrixed work environment.

  • Ability to tell the story of the data; experience creating dashboards and powerful visualizations is preferred.

  • Demonstrated track record of managing optimized processes, projects, and programs in a global environment.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with a broad spectrum of roles and titles.

  • Impeccable attention to detail.

  • Demonstrated experience and track record applying change management best practices to strategies, projects, and programs.

  • Excellent influencing, collaboration, communication, and presentation skills.

  • Innovative data enthusiast who can multitask and manage competing priorities.

  • Curious and self-motivated to learn.

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.

What makes Gartner a great place to work?

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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