Finance MBA Leadership Development Rotational Program

  • Company: Gartner
  • Location: Fort Myers, Florida
  • Posted: October 21, 2017
  • Reference ID: 00010710
The Gartner Finance MBA Leadership Development Rotational Program This program  is a two-year development opportunity for high-potential individuals who have recently completed their MBA degrees in finance that also possess 3-5 yrs financial analysis experience. Individuals selected for this program will join Gartner’s Finance team…a team with the vision to be valued business partners with the recognized business breadth, depth and experience to thoroughly understand Gartner’s business operating models, articulate the drivers of financial performance, and anticipate the financial impact of strategic decisions while also delivering world-class financial management expertise across the Company.

Our location: 
Our Southwest Florida (Fort Myers) Gartner Campus is our largest office globally with 1,700 associates across four buildings. This location offers associates amenities which include two onsite cafes, onsite gym, outdoor walking track, open patios, and modern work spaces which foster a creative and positive work environment.

Looking for a healthy balance of work and play? You’ll love our Southwest Florida location. World-class beaches, exciting nightlife, affordable cost of living, and top local schools and universities are just a few of the reasons why our area is one of the fastest-growing in the nation.  

The participants gain valuable on-the-job experiences through four six-month rotations in different functions within Gartner’s finance organization. The rotational  assignments may include opportunities in:

  • Corporate Financial Planning
  • Business Unit Financial Planning
  • Pricing
  • Business Intelligence
  • Treasury
  • Investor Relations
  • Accounting
  • Corporate Development
  • Special Projects

Who you are:
  • Motivated, high-potential performer, with demonstrated ability to influence and lead
  • Loves data analytics and telling the “number’s story
  • Strong communicator with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to solve complex problems and successfully manage ambiguity and unexpected change
  • Teachable and embracing of best practices and feedback as a means of continuous improvement
  • Consistently high achiever marked by perseverance, humility and a positive outlook in the face of challenges


These assignments are designed to develop a strong foundation of finance and technical accounting skills and provide exposure to Gartner’s business unit operations. The primary location for assignments is our Stamford, Connecticut headquarters; generally one assignment will be with the Controller’s group in Ft. Myers, Florida; and other assignments have been at other Gartner offices, sometimes internationally. 

Job Requirements:

What you’ll need:
  • First year of a master’s degree in business, finance or accounting.
  • Undergraduate degree in business or economics is preferred.
  • 3-5+ yrs of demonstrated work experience in one or more of the above rotational assignments
  • 3-5+ years’ experience in a financial reporting and analysis capacity
  • Strong interpersonal/communications skills, the
  • Ability to build relationships and collaborate with associates at all levels of the Company
  • Commitment to excellence
  • High level of integrity.
  • Be a motivated, high-potential performers who demonstrate the ability to influence and effectively lead others to achieve business results.
What we offer:

In addition to an outstanding work environment with rapid advancement potential, Gartner associates enjoy exceptional compensation and benefits, including:

  • An upbeat, positive culture. Integrity, objectivity, collaboration, results and a no-limits mindset are central to our values
  • Limitless growth. We work with you to help you meet your goals and advance within the company
  • Encouragement to be innovative and challenge status quo
  • Exposure to industry leading training and development
  • Performance based recognition and rewards

About Gartner:
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. 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, Connecticut, U.S.A. – Visit gartner.com to learn more.

Job ID 00010710

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