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[JOB POSTING] IIAR Community and Marketing Manager

Part-time position available for IIAR Community and Marketing Manager, approximately 2 days per week. Reporting to the IIAR Board with the objective of serving and growing the membership. Responsibilities include: Manage the administration of events, membership contact and member’s resources for a small, non-profit organisation Handle member and prospective member queries Manage events program including bi-monthly London… Read More →

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IIAR Webinar: with Laurent Calot, CEO of CXP Group – April 23 @ 16:00 BST

Announcing an IIAR Webinar on 23rd April at 1600 UK, (1700 CET, 1100 ET, 0800 PT) during which Laurent Calot, CEO of CXP Group (includes PAC and BARC) will update IIAR members of the progress since acquisition and his views on European research firms in the global ecosystem. To attend register <<Here>>. IIAR Webinars and… Read More →

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[JOB POSTING] Insurance Industry Research Manager – London, UK

An exceptional opportunity for an Insurance Industry Research Manager has arisen with a global leader in the consulting industry. The function of the research manager is both to provide internal support to the business on insurance industry developments as well as provide external thought leadership in line with the firm’s business development activities. In order… Read More →

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[JOB POSTING] Banking Industry Research Manager – London, UK

An exceptional opportunity for a Banking Industry Research Manager has arisen with a global leader in the consulting industry. The function of the research manager is both to provide internal support to fee earners within the business on banking industry developments as well as provide external thought leadership in line with the firm’s business development… Read More →

Vodafone

[JOB POSTING] Snr Communications Mgr – Industry AR – London

Role: Senior Communications Manager – Industry Analyst Relations Company: Vodafone – VGS Location: Paddington Office, GB-ENG Job description As Vodafone continues to evolve, our commitment to innovation has never been greater. Already the world’s leading mobile telecommunications company, our goal is to pioneer a world of total communications solutions, where fixed, mobile, voice and data… Read More →

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Forrester Research Chief Marketing Officer to Speak at IIAR UK Forum – 30 April 15

IIAR UK Forum and Webinar with Victor Milligan, CMO at Forrester Research Forrester’s new Chief Marketing Officer, Victor Milligan, will be coming to IIAR UK’s member event on Thursday, April 30, 6-8 PM UK time, to discuss the company’s “Age of the Customer” strategy and the future direction of its Marketing organization. You will leave… Read More →

Huawei

[JOB POSTING] Snr Expert – External financial reporting – London

Objectives – Unique value the post will bring Transparency: to ensure that there is a fair understanding of the company’s business performance that is valued by external stakeholders; Confidence: not only to have confidence about the reliability of our financial statements, but also truly generate buy in and understanding of the key messages about Huawei’s… Read More →

AWS

[JOB POSTING] Senior AR Manager for AWS – Seattle, US

Amazon Web Services (AWS) seeks a creative, self-motivated, high-judgement, well-connected and experienced analyst relations (AR) professional to help drive its communications program. The AWS cloud computing platform is used today by hundreds of thousands of businesses and developers around the world, ranging from start-ups to Fortune 50 enterprises. These companies are consuming compute capacity, storage,… Read More →

[GUEST POST] Can you build a meaningful relationship with analysts, even if you don’t pay them?

“We have a problem with analysts,” I hear you say. “You have to buy analyst services to have a good relationship with them,” has got to be the most common phrase any analyst relations professional hears from colleagues. Cynicism reigns when it comes to judging analysts, which reflects the way many of us might feel about… Read More →

[GUEST POST] The importance of business ethics

Originally posted by Bram Weerts from KEA on BramWeerts.com: Non-Academic Views. On the 5th of March, the IIAR (The Institute of Industry Analyst Relations) will hold a panel that will discuss what the ethical standards should be across the analyst industry. Kind  as they are at the IIAR, they have invited me to take place… Read More →

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IIAR Jingle Bells c/o Dell

With nearly 150 Analysts and AR Professionals confirmed to attend on the night, the 9th December, it seemed as though all arrived together to share a glass (or two, or three, or more) at the IIAR Christmas Party. The private room at the Convent Garden hostelry, complete with roaring fire and Christmas decorations was, at… Read More →

IIAR Election Results – The New 2015 Board

The IIAR is delighted to announce the election results of its new Board Members for 2015. Following a transitional board meetings in January the new board will be effective for 12 months.   Debleena Paul (@Debleena_Paul, LinkedIn) Industry Analyst Relations Lead @ SapientNitro Europe: London, UK. Yvonne Kaupp (@YveKaupp, LinkedIn) Analyst & Sourcing Advisor Relations at T-Systems International: Paris Area,… Read More →

IIAR Discussion – Negotiating with Gartner – 22nd Jan 15

What – IIAR Discussion Group – Negotiating your Contract with Gartner When – Thursday the 22nd January 2015 @ 4pm GMT, 5pm CET, 12 Noon – New York Where – IIAR Webinar Who: Discussion initiated and will be chaired by Aniruddho Mukherjee (Head of AR and Branding Manager, Europe for HCL Technologies) Register Here – To attend please… Read More →

[JOB POSTING] PR/AR Lead – Avanade – London, UK

The Manager, PR/AR (Public Relations/Analyst Relations) seeks to raise awareness of and preference for Avanade among current and potential stakeholders (i.e., clients, employees, and partners), through managing the strategic planning and execution of media and analyst campaigns. Key Responsibilities:  Develops and executes influencer strategy and execution for assigned domain (e.g., North America, global, service line)… Read More →

[JOB POSTING] Analyst Relations Manager – CA, US

Title: Analyst Relations Manager Location: Santa Clara, CA Job Type: Full-Time ServiceNow, The Enterprise IT Cloud Company, is the industry-leading cloud platform provider for building enterprise applications.  We are redefining markets and changing the perception of enterprise software.  Our cloud platform allows enterprise IT to bring together business strategy, application design and operations in a… Read More →

IIAR AR Café – Gartner Symposium, Barcelona – 12 Nov 2014

On Wednesday 12th November, 7:30am CET 1200 CET, IIAR member Ludovic Leforestier (AR Director at Bearing Point, @bearingpointar, LinkedIn) will be hosting an IIAR AR Café. This will be an informal get-together to discuss AR-related matters and network with peers. It will no doubt be a welcome break in-between the ever hectic schedule of Symposium. It… Read More →

New! US-based IIAR Networking Events in November and December

Analyst Relations:  it can be rewarding, exhilarating, frustrating and – despite the fact that we’re often talking with analysts and spokespeople – it can be lonely, too.  Especially when you’re the only one at your company who does what you do . . . or even knows what you do! As AR professionals, we are… Read More →

IIAR Discussion – Negotiating your Analyst Firm Contract – 31st Oct 14

What – IIAR Discussion Group – Negotiating your Analyst Firm Contract (aka – Negotiating with Gartner) When – Friday the 31st October 2014 @ 4pm GMT, 5pm CET, 12 Noon – New York Where – IIAR Webinar Register Here – To attend please REGISTER <<HERE>>, now Successfully negotiating your contract with analyst firms and gaining best… Read More →

New Portfolio of Decision Making Methodologies from IDC

October 15th, 2014 was a busy day for IDC. In addition to Marianne Kolding (VP, IDC European Services) presenting at the latest IIAR UK Forum IDC launched a new portfolio of decision making technologies – see the IDC Press Release below. Details of IDC’s DecisionScape, MarketScape and FutureScape are available for members <<here>>. A recording of the UK… Read More →

IDC, End-Users and Strategic AR – all at our latest London meeting

Well, that was a late one but well worth it. In a mammoth three hour meeting (we didn’t lock the doors, people just didn’t want to leave) those attending last night’s IIAR meeting in London enjoyed an informative interview Marianne Kolding of IDC by Simon ‘Jeremy’ Levin of The Skills Connection. In his quiet, persistent manner, Simon coaxed Marianne into explaining how IDC works… Read More →

Don’t Forget – IIAR UK Forum with IDC – 15th October

IDC plus “Developing strategic AR programmes” at October’s UK IIAR Forum Date/Time: 15th October 2014, 5pm – 7pm BST Location: Holborn, Central London – details sent when registered. Register: <<HERE>> If you would like to join us please register soon. Agenda:  1st Session – An exclusive interview session with Marianne Kolding (LinkedIn), the Vice President of European Services Research at IDC. This “interview session” will cover IDC’s reach and influence… Read More →

IIAR Webinar Report – Progressive Digital Media Acquires CurrentAnalysis

Following the Progressive Digital Media Group’s acquisition of CurrentAnalysis Inc in July 2014, Simon Pyper (CEO Progressive Digital Media Group) and key members of his team, kindly agreed to provide a Webinar for IIAR Members. This well attended webinar took place on the 5th September and provided a great overview of their combined strategy, synergy… Read More →

IIAR Webinar: Progressive Digital Media Group Acquires CurrentAnalysis – 5/9/14

IIAR Webinar: Progressive Digital Media Group Acquisition of CurrentAnalysis Inc. Date: 5th September 2014 Time: 4pm BST, 5PM CET, 11am EST Location: IIAR Webinar – Register HERE   Summary: On the 30 July 2014, the Board of Progressive Digital Media Group Plc, the provider of high quality premium business information to the consumer and technology markets, confirmed… Read More →

AWS

[JOB POSTING] Senior AR Manager for AWS – Seattle, US

Amazon Web Services (AWS) seeks a creative, self-motivated, high-judgement, well-connected and experienced analyst relations (AR) professional to help drive its communications program. The AWS cloud computing platform is used today by hundreds of thousands of businesses and developers around the world, ranging from start-ups to Fortune 50 enterprises. These companies are consuming compute capacity, storage,… Read More →

Intralinks

[JOB POSTING] Senior Manager Analyst Relations – US, MA

Overview: Intralinks is interviewing for a highly motivated, experienced Senior Analyst Relations (AR) Manager to help raise the Company’s brand awareness and mindshare with the global industry analyst community. Reporting to the Director of Analyst Relations, the Senior Manager will bring experience of developing, managing and delivering impactful AR in a fast-paced company and highly… Read More →

Board

[JOB POSTING] Manager Analyst Relations – USA

Job Description: BOARD International is looking for an Analyst Relations Manager with a proven understanding of the Business Intelligence and CPM market. The position is responsible for: Formulating and executing analyst relations plan to increase research coverage for BOARD Developing and maintaining strong relationships with industry analysts at leading IT research firms such as Gartner… Read More →

Tableau

[JOB POSTING] EMEA PR/AR Manager – London, UK

Role: Senior Principal Global Industry Analyst Relations Company: Tableau Software, Inc. Location: London, UK Tenure: Permanent About the Company Tableau Software is one of the fastest growing technology companies in the world. Tableau makes fast analytics and visualization products that help people see and understand data of any size or format. The company is on its way to becoming… Read More →

CSC

[JOB POSTING] Senior Principal Global Industry Analyst Relations – UK

Role: Senior Principal Global Industry Analyst Relations Company: CSC Location: UK Tenure: Permanent About the Company CSC is a global leader in next-generation IT services and solutions. The company’s mission is to enable superior returns on clients’ technology investments through best-in-class industry solutions, domain expertise and global scale. CSC has approximately 80,000 employees and reported revenue of $13.2 billion… Read More →

[JOB POSTING] PR-AR Manager – London

Role: Public Relations / Analyst Relations Manager Company: Parallels Plc Location: London, UK Tenure: Permanent About the Job Seeking new career opportunities?  Consider taking on an exciting and challenging role at Parallels. Parallels is a global leader in hosting and cloud services enablement and cross-platform solutions. Parallels began operations in 2000 and has developed into a fast-growing… Read More →

[JOB POSTING] PR/AR Lead – Avanade – London, UK

The Manager, PR/AR (Public Relations/Analyst Relations) seeks to raise awareness of and preference for Avanade among current and potential stakeholders (i.e., clients, employees, and partners), through managing the strategic planning and execution of media and analyst campaigns. Key Responsibilities:  Develops and executes influencer strategy and execution for assigned domain (e.g., North America, global, service line)… Read More →

[JOB POSTING] Analyst Relations Manager – CA, US

Title: Analyst Relations Manager Location: Santa Clara, CA Job Type: Full-Time ServiceNow, The Enterprise IT Cloud Company, is the industry-leading cloud platform provider for building enterprise applications.  We are redefining markets and changing the perception of enterprise software.  Our cloud platform allows enterprise IT to bring together business strategy, application design and operations in a… Read More →