Senior Project Manager

Company Name:
Title Senior Project
Location US, CT, Stamford
Company Description
Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT) is the world's leading information technology research and advisory company. We deliver the technology-related insight necessary for our clients to make the right decisions, every day. From CIOs and senior IT leaders in corporations and government agencies, to business leaders in high-tech and telecom enterprises and professional
firms, to technology investors, we are the valuable partner to clients in over 13,000 distinct organizations. Through the resources of Gartner Research, Gartner
Programs, Gartner Consulting and Gartner
, we work with every client to research, analyze and interpret the business of IT within the context of their individual role. Founded in 1979, Gartner is headquartered in Stamford,
, USA.
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Job Description
Gartner Events is a thriving - fast pace - technology based business. We are seeking a Senior Project Manager with a strong business acumen to drive critical technology solutions. You will develop global solutions across all platforms - web, tablet, and mobile. You must have both strong technical project management skills and business acumen to effectively communicate and implement solutions across the enterprise.
Drive large-scale, complex client-focused and internal client-focused projects in alignment with Event strategy of enhancing the client experience, creating operational efficiencies, and supporting initiatives that positively impact revenues of the organization.
Ensures that approved project plans are managed for optimal integration of timing, scope and resources within Events globally and within any other competing enterprise level projects.
Creates uniform processes/documentation across projects including agendas, project plans, status reports, and other project documentation as required.
Plans for and direct schedules as well as business side project budgets; monitoring the project from initiation through delivery; communication of project status reporting.
Identifies, tracks and aids resolution efforts for all project-related risks and issues, and communicate positive and negative deviations from project plans to manager of business process and technology team.
Strong team player who identifies and documents business process gaps and inconsistencies along with moving forward an implementation plan and recommendations for next steps supported by facts, and analysis.
Works in strong partnership with cross-functional teams to create a comprehensive implementation plans to accomplish the strategy as defined by the Business Process and Technology manager and Events GLT.
Develop lessons learned and communicating end project results and actionable recommendations to Business Process and Technology manager for future project and business process initiatives.
Job Requirements
5+ Years project management experience
Experience in large scale technology project/change management preferred
Very strong interpersonal communication skills
Ability to manage and develop people within a cross-functional team project, and leverage matrixed resources
Strong leadership skills includes persistence, patience and persuasiveness
Ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive projects and business process implementations that support Events strategy initiatives
Additional Details
Gartner is an Affirmative Action-Equal Opportunity Employer.
Gartner is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to the value of workforce diversity. Gartner does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veterans status, or any other basis covered by applicable law. All matters relating to employment with the Company are based on, and operate according to, the principle of merit.
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