Senior Research Specialist
Posted on: January 15, 2022
About this role:
Talent Lab is Gartner's signature program targeted at high
potential early-to mid-career talent that has had tremendous
success globally and we're expanding to Irving, TX ! This program
is designed for rapid skill acquisition and career growth, wherein
associates will gain on-the-job experience, education and exposure
to Gartner best practices and research methodologies.
We are seeking Senior Research Specialists to support the discovery
of actionable business ideas that will help Fortune 500 executives
transform their organizations, people and business outcomes. This
role enables you to explore your intellectual curiosity in a
collaborative, team-based environment. You'll be offered robust
training, support, coaching, mentorship, and on-the-job development
to achieve career success and advance within the research
What you will do:
Learn and execute Gartner's proven methodology for conducting
world-class research that helps senior leaders and their teams
identify best practice solutions to many of today's biggest
Analyze and interpret business problems using root cause analysis,
hypothesis generation, survey design, bench-marking, and other
qualitative and quantitative methods.
Support and/or manage key research deliverables, including but not
limited to: large research studies, white papers, case studies,
presentations and webinars, guidebooks, templates, roundtable
discussions, or custom, in-bound research requests.
Support the team through other tasks such as: coordinating and/or
conducting research interviews with C-level executives, academics,
or industry experts, organizing meetings and teleconferences, and
preparing research materials and summaries for the team.
Be a key member of the research team and contribute to the entire
project life-cycle from conception to completion and
What you will need:
A Bachelor's degree and 3+ years of experience in academic or
applied research utilizing qualitative and quantitative data.
Strong business acumen and intellectual curiosity in order to
process and understand information quickly, as well as diagnose
issues to make actionable recommendations.
Experience converting qualitative and quantitative information into
clear frameworks, narratives and visually compelling presentations
for senior Gartner managers and clients.
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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