Consultant, North America MBA/Graduate Recruitment Program
Location:
, Virginia
Posted:
October 21, 2017
Reference:
00014318
Gartner Consulting is the leading independent IT and business consultancy, helping clients define key IS/IT strategies, manage major technology initiatives, optimize business processes and operations though IT and telecommunications and achieve high returns on their related investments.  Using Gartner methodologies, benchmarks and the full power of Gartner Research, we help clients to measure performance, optimize and create quantifiable business value, independently from implementation interests. 

Gartner is growing its high-performance consulting team.  Our business success is supported by the impeccable quality of our delivery, the trust we inspire to our clients, and the high level of experience and track record of our consultants.  Our projects are mainly large international and local accounts at a strategic level.


Responsibilities

Working with the highest levels of clients’ IS/IT and business management, Gartner Consultants are impactful in shaping/validating/auditing clients’ IT business and performance helping them successfully manage their Critical Programs and defining go-to-market strategies.

As a successful Consultant you will:
      • Gain understanding of engagement objectives and client's strategy to ensure recommendations can be implemented
      • Analyze Gartner Research, leverage Gartner Consulting IP and methodologies, and prepare written reports and management presentations under the guidance of experienced Gartner consultants
      • Leverage mastered methodologies such as financial analysis, causal analysis, risk analysis and consulting management skills
      • Participate as a member of Gartner teams in the creation of high quality assessments and actionable strategic results on clients’ behalf
      • Develop and maintain client relationships
      • Demonstrate Gartner’s world-class brand through thought leadership and a forward thinking mind-set


Job Requirements:

• A graduate-level degree in business, technology or related field
• Demonstrable analytical experience with an established business and/or IT consulting firm or through academic coursework
• Ability to write and compile business reports and high-quality executive presentations
• Proficient use of the Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel and PowerPoint
• Passion to learn about the evolving IT world — trends, services and products
• IT industry understanding and experience
• Ability to analyze problems, make informed decisions and seek and accept guidance and coaching from team
• Excellent communication, presentation and facilitation skills
• Fluency in English with bilingual speaking ability a plus
• Autonomous, positive thinker, highly flexible and a team player
• Excellent listening, verbal and written communication and presentation skills
• Willingness to travel (potentially several days per week)

Domain Expertise:
Experience in any of the following areas is a highly preferred: IT Strategy, Governance, Organization, Enterprise Architecture, Sourcing, Business Process Management and Outsourcing, Critical Program Management, Development cycles, Channel Management, R&D, Product Management, Corporate Strategy, Competitive Analysis, Financial Analysis

About Gartner

Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT) is the world’s leading research and advisory company. We help business leaders across all major functions in every industry and enterprise size with the objective insights they need to make the right decisions.
Our comprehensive suite of services delivers strategic advice and proven best practices to help clients succeed in their mission-critical priorities. Gartner is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, USA, and has more than 13,000 associates serving clients in 11,000 enterprises in 100 countries.
Why clients choose Gartner Consulting

Today’s businesses and organizations are facing unprecedented digital change and disruption. Organizations can navigate this world on their own but with the pace of change always accelerating, it helps to have an expert partner.
We offer world-class operational evaluation and improvement methodologies to free up capital that enables investment in new digital opportunities. This bimodal approach is useful and attractive to clients in all sectors. Our programs provide world-leading expertise in meeting key challenges with:
• Benchmarking
• Security and risk management
• In-depth digital analytics
• Agile working methodologies
• Interrogative review of applications and infrastructure
• First-class sourcing and pricing strategies

In addition, Gartner methodologies span the entire decision cycle from strategy
and development to sales measurement and market success, and include:
• Magic Quadrants
• Strength, weakness, opportunity and threat analyses (SWOTs)
• Vendor Ratings
• Market Forecasts
• Market Analysis

Job ID 00014318

A little about us:
The world’s leading information technology, marketing and supply chain research and advisory company.

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