What does the role require?
Honestly, the role of an Athena Executive Partner is limitless.
There isn’t a ‘one description fits all’ as the role is wonderfully varied based on our clients’ needs. Athena Executive Partners, in addition to the below day-to-day requirements, have planned weddings, organized dinner parties, forged new friendships and business relationships, developed new skills like web design, and produced podcasts - and that’s just to name a few.
Liaise, coordinate, and negotiate with external vendors
Conduct ocular inspections on behalf of the client
Optimize your client’s time and priorities to help them reach their ambitious goals
Take ownership and manage calendars and scheduling
Research and develop plans for your client’s personal and professional growth
Surprise and delight your client by demonstrating initiative
Build rapport with your client’s network and team and help to manage these important relationships
Drive internal and external communications, presentations, reports, and social media
What is needed to have a successful career as an Athena Executive Partner?
Must be a resident of Shillong or living near Shillong, India.
Excellent command of the English language, both spoken and written
Working knowledge of Google Suite (Gmail, Calendar, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Forms, Slides) and productivity and project management tools/apps
You will need to provide your own device.
RAM minimum: 8GB (however 16GB is recommended)
For Laptop: 8th generation (8000 series) Core i5 or better; AMD Ryzen series processors
For Desktop: Ryzen 5 3000 series and above. If Core i3 - 10th generation or higher.
For Mac: Core i5 - 2017 or higher Core i7 - 2016 or higher (not recommended: Core i3)
Internet connection: 10 Mbps minimum
Must be open to a hybrid work orientation
Preferably experienced with online/remote/virtual work, however not essential
Must be comfortable with liaising and coordinating with external vendors in person or via other means
Must be willing to travel for work when needed
With great attention to detail
Who are we looking for?
The Athena business is growing and it’s a very exciting time to join (not just because we have an annual conference in beautiful parts of the world to celebrate our success!) but because we have created a business that cares about people - and we want to help them to become the best they can be.
We have intentionally set a very high standard for our XPs and our culture is also of a high standard of performance (but so is our fun facto!).
We are excited to offer career opportunities to people who:
Are motivated by impact and driven by wanting to help others
Embody trust and dependability
Can tackle complex problems and offer creative solutions
Take pride in the quality of their work and in constantly improving
Foster a strong desire to learn and develop
Have deep emotional and social intelligence
What do we offer?
First and foremost, we offer ongoing support through your Athena Executive Partner journey. Together with ongoing learning and development opportunities, we have a dynamic network of Executive Partners who connect with one another on a daily basis to brainstorm, share information and assist when help is needed (many of whom are now great friends!).
Our global leadership team prides itself on recognizing and rewarding high-performing colleagues and also on building balanced and fulfilling careers within Athena.
Job Type: Full-time
Monday to Friday
Work Location: On the road