Marketing Communications Director

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Title Marketing Communications Director
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
o Partners with client teams and product teams to improve product marketing strategies and tactics to meet client needs and achieve program objectives
o Works independently, proactively to drive projects to completion
o Lead projects with multiple components that evolve in scope over time that require communication plans (multiple deliverables) vs one off project execution, produce more higher end materials
o Sources data to help drive against objectives. Analyzes data and applies to projects. Utilizes best practices and shares ideas with business units and peers. Understands competitive landscape for respective businesses and is on top of what they are doing and its impact on our marketing efforts
o Develops content for marketing communications including the production of materials when necessary, including actively writing and developing content as required.
o Serve as Industry Thought Leader to provide creative branding and positioning
o Develop communication campaign strategies to support the sales effort, increases market penetration, and promotes customer satisfaction.
o Develop and execute appropriate communications plan for all products, services and/or integrated campaign from initial planning and creative development to execution.
o Research, identifies, and addresses internal communications needs, disseminate information regarding communication activities and obtain appropriate corporate approvals for all materials.
o Communicates initial direction and supervises MarCom project through completion.
Job Requirements
o Four-year degree in marketing or communications or other business-related field from an accredited college or university.
o 8 years of experience in Electronic communication ie. Web marketing and development Excellent and proven track record for writing compelling marketing documents.
o 5+ years advanced knowledge of marketing communications practices including the development of sales collateral, advertising, print product and strong direct mail.
o Demonstrated leadership skills
o Must have a proven track record for success in creative and flexible thinking as well a being able to negotiate marketing challenges tactically and strategically.
o Project management/internal negotiation/written and verbal skills.
o Must have experience in building a Marketing communication strategy not just managing vendor relationships in this effort.
o Strong writing skills a plus; with emphasis on technical writing and/or web copy writing skills.
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.
If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Gartner and need special assistance due to a disability or accommodation for a disability, please send us an email atApplicant. .
Amount of Travel
Work At Home Office Based

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