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Director, Content Planning and Product Launches

  • Arlington, VA / Remote - United States / Irving, TX / Remote - United Kingdom / Stamford, CT / Fort Myers, FL
  • Research Operations


About this role:

We are looking for a versatile, creative business professional with a passion for content and innovation to join a growing team within Gartner’s Research and Advisory (R&A) Content and Research Excellence organization. In this role you’ll be the point person to orchestrate all R&A activities to facilitate new product launches and enhancements. Seeking candidates with a proven track record in handling multiple high priority projects and programs and meeting tight deadlines. 

What you will do:

  • Partner with stakeholders from Gartner’s R&A and Product Management teams to stand-up new products, as well as to evolve and enhance existing products

  • Determine which R&A stakeholders should be involved in these processes and ensure they are engaged in the right way and at the right time

  • Ensure key decisions / activities are made to hit deadlines

  • Provide status and tracking updates to senior stakeholder groups, including senior most practice leadership within R&A

  • Partner with R&A’s Project Management Office, and IT and Product teams on system changes and enhancements to enable new products being launched

  • Drive  change management efforts to leverage content / experience / product innovations

  • Monitor products and enhancements after they have to ensure solutions work.

  • Report on the impact of product launches / enhancements to X.

  • Proactively identify and mitigate resource and timeline contentions as appropriate

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s degree a must, preferred in Economics, Business, Operations Research, Engineering. Master’s degree is strongly preferred.

  • 12 years in launching and supporting products, familiar with product development processes and approaches  

  • Understanding of subscription-based business economics a requirement; experience with business information services strongly preferred.

  • Excellent project management and verbal and written communication, especially in the context of managing processes and delivering technical analysis across diverse stakeholders to generate enterprise-level insights and strategies.

  • Demonstrates spirit, energy and enthusiasm, great interpersonal skills, ability to influence without authority and a high-tolerance ambiguity.


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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