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Senior Planner, Conferences Enablement


The Senior Planner, Conference Enablement will support communications and enablement projects to drive internal conference engagement within the Gartner Sales and Services organizations globally. This role works with Sales Operations and Communications, Service Operations and Communications, Experiential Marketing and various Conference teams to develop impactful communications and clear resources for our frontline associates through partnership with stakeholders across the wider Gartner business.

What you will do

  • Support overall execution of conference enablement strategy to ensure timely and relevant delivery of conference information with sales and service associates 

  • Own the scheduling process for live conference briefings from start to finish – identifying target dates, coordinating presenter schedules, coordinating with Comms teams to calendar briefings, building tracker for year of briefings, etc.

  • Support attendance tracking as well as the execution of live, regional conference briefings, including offering project management and editing support for deck builds

  • Identify opportunities for process improvements and tool enhancements to develop innovative solutions that drive efficiency within Gartner Conferences and across Sales/Service teams.

  • Propose and execute innovative ways to better communicate key information to sales and services teams.

  • Help develop and manage a tactical communications calendar that incorporates quarterly business updates, new initiatives, and ongoing priorities. The calendar aims to:

    • Prioritize and simplify content to deliver the right information to the right people at the right time.

    • Ensure all associates have easy access to critical tools and resources to complete compulsory activities.

    • Ensure all associates have clarity on conference timelines for deliverables, etc.

    • Ensure clear, concise information is readily available for ongoing activities.

  • Fact check and enhance conference enablement tools, resources and communications built by other BU, ensuring alignment of direction, information and timelines


  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 3-5 years’ experience in Project Management, Sales Enablement, Communications, or other business experience working with multiple stakeholders

  • Strategic Thinker - Self-motivated, collaborative and solution oriented

  • Solution-Focus -- Comfortable with complexity and drive to make things simpler

  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail plus ability to effectively prioritize and multi-task on projects  

  • Ability to learn and understand key information around conferences and identify and drive necessary communications

  • Proven ability to work on a cross-functional team

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • Excellent written communication skills – able to translate complex information into impactful messages/slides

  • Strong oral communication skills; demonstrated ability to speak clearly and persuasively


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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