Associate – Japanese Speaker - Global Market Insights

  • Operations
  • Shanghai, China

Associate – Japanese Speaker - Global Market Insights

Job description

Are you a problem solver and a fast learner? Would you enjoy working in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment? Do you want to be part of a diverse and driven team striving for excellence? If the answer is yes, then keep reading!


Who We Are:

Atheneum is a global platform revolutionizing market research and knowledge sharing across the business community. Our mission is to accelerate the decision making of our clients by connecting them to the world’s top professionals and industry leaders. We deliver interactions that generate intelligent insights and creative ideas ensuring our clients can drive their business forward efficiently.

Founded in 2010, Atheneum currently employs 400 professionals in 10 global offices and is rapidly growing as one of the world’s leading global insight platforms to strategy consulting firms, investment houses and global corporations.


Our Opportunity:

As an Associate, you will be researching, engaging, and connecting industry experts with our clients. In order to empower our clients’ business decisions, you are expected to evaluate their specific needs, identify their knowledge gaps, and find the best industry experts. The role is fast-paced and involves communication, recruiting, negotiation, and sales, along with multi-tasking across a variety of running projects.


  • Educate yourself on projects to assess the scope and the needs of the clients
  • Use this knowledge to target and actively recruit relevant experts via phone and email
  • Pitch Atheneum and the value of participating in expert networks
  • Schedule expert interviews for the clients
  • Work in a team to meet project deadlines and exceed clients’ expectations


Job requirements

Profiles We Are Seeking:

Atheneum strongly believes in the power of diversity. We are seeking target driven team players with excellent emotional intelligence, problem solving and time management skills.


  • 0-3 years of relevant work experience
  • General understanding of business concepts
  • Result oriented, self-driven, and highly motivated to succeed & take on challenges
  • Quick learner and critical thinker with key focus to add value to our clients
  • Strong communication skills: both written and on the phone
  • Fluency in Japanese, native in either English or Chinese .


What We Offer:

  • Healthcare Insurance
  • Fast tracked career growth and opportunities
  • Monthly sponsored company events
  • Internal SWAP program
  • Training and mentorship program

Here at Atheneum, diversity and inclusion is not just part of our culture, it is ingrained in our DNA. We do not discriminate in any way when assessing applications. This June, Atheneum are proudly supporting Pride Month 2021. Head over to our Instagram page atheneum.ai and LinkedIn to see what we will be doing to celebrate meaningfully!