Director, IT Strategy, Public Sector

Director, It Strategy, Gartner Consulting, Oslo

About Gartner

The Public Sector is an important part of Gartner’s current success. To support our future ambitions, we are seeking a talented consulting Director to take a key role in the development of this sector.

As a Gartner Director working at the highest senior levels within our clients’ organisations you will have the opportunity to make a real difference in shaping, managing and delivering real business value assisting our clients in successfully managing their technology investments and defining their Go-to-Market IT strategies.

As a successful Director your duties will include:

  • Leading engagements. Advising clients at the highest strategic level with big-picture and tactical guidance on how technology enables a wide range of business outcomes;
  • Operating at the C-Level, you will assist your clients in successfully managing their technology investments and define their “Go-to-Market” IT strategies;
  • Working closely with C-level IT professionals to gain understanding of the engagement objectives, of the client's strategy, environment and constraints and assure that recommendations can be implemented;
  • Utilising Gartner Research to provide detailed analysis and comprehensive recommendations tailored to each individual project.



What we look for
  • Consulting experience from a top management or IT professional services firm;
  • MBA qualification desirable;
  • Significant IT industry understanding;
  • Experience working with a portfolio of clients in the Public Sector highly preferred;
  • Demonstrable project management skills and experience;
  • Excellent communication, presentation and facilitation skills;
  • Aptitude for critical and analytical thinking as well as the capacity to accept out-of-the box solutions;
  • Ability to drive Gartner Consulting value proposition and likely to be skilled in a relevant solution area, including, but not limited to:
    • CIO Strategy and IT Strategy;
    • Digital Transformation;
    • Technology Cost Optimization (including benchmarking);
    • Infrastructure & Operational Excellence;
    • Enterprise Architecture;
    • Best of Breed Working methodologies (Agile, DevOps);
    • Security and Risk Management techniques;
    • Business Intelligence;
    • Insight and Analytics.
  • Willing to travel;
  • Fluent in English and Norwegian.


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