Junior Associate- Native Mandarin Speaker

  • Operations
  • London, United Kingdom

Junior Associate- Native Mandarin Speaker

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!

What we do!

Atheneum is a global platform for market research and knowledge exchange. The company's mission is to accelerate its customers' decision making by bringing customers together with the world's leading experts and industry insiders to provide them with powerful insights.

Atheneum was founded in 2010 and has grown rapidly over the last decade and we now have over 300 international clients. In addition to our London office and headquaters in Berlin, we have branches in New York, Santiago de Chile, Lahore, Shanghai, Seoul, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Munich. We are proud to say that Atheneum currently employs 250 people from 50+ nations and we speak over 50 languages.


As an Associate:

You will be connecting and sourcing top industry professionals in a Research-as-a-Service function for Atheneum’s clients to help them understand niche industries & commercial markets. You will be required to engage with hot industry topics to conduct secondary research for Business to Business engagements between Atheneum's clients & industry executives.

Associates will develop skills in negotiation, professional communication, client service, and receive multiple training opportunities to pave their way to successful careers in commercial and operational leadership.

Job requirements

Key Responsibilities

  • Research, Identify and engage key industry experts using various methods of outreach & communication
  • Screen and assess all experts for incoming projects to ensure a proper match of expert qualifications to engage in an advisory capacity
  • Coordinate with Supervisors to connect clients and experts
  • Manage multiple projects and requests while adhering to specified timelines & diverse parameters

What You’ll Gain

  • Exposure and insights to an extensive variety of industries and fields on a global scale
  • The opportunity to learn and dive into consulting, private equity and corporate project life cycles
  • Structured career progression allowing you attain and grow your sales and management, professional communication skills

Profiles We Are Looking For

  • Native Mandarin speaker
  • 2:1 Graduate
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing requirements in a young and growing firm
  • Quick learner and critical thinker with key focus to understand projects in niche industries and add value to your clients
  • Ability to conduct research and analyse e data
  • Able to communicate clearly and concisely in both verbal and written form
  • Enjoy working both autonomously and with a team
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills