Philadelphia, PA

As a company, Athena is a team – not just of highly motivated individuals, but of many varied skills and talents. We are planners, managers, financial specialists, HR executives, information technologists, marketers and more, all with deep experience in our chosen fields. We serve clients in every hemisphere and in every major industry. What brings us together at Athena is a unique opportunity to apply what we’ve learned in a whole new way, as a nimble, fast-moving group that helps clients meet new, unexpected, and often unfamiliar needs quickly, thoroughly and effectively.

The Role:

Athena is looking for an event production coordinator to join our growing team. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with excellent execution skills, strong interpersonal & communication skills, and be very detail oriented.

Job Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Assist Senior Team with the following:
    • Oversee internal and external stakeholders across a variety of disciplines to ensure successful event outcomes
    • Coordinate event technical needs, including but not limited to, ideation, collaborating with art and technical crews to brainstorm possibilities
    • Utilize prior experience and skill to develop a plan for the execution of the ideas
    • Review and edit projects real time as necessary to ensure an on time and within budget delivery
    • Maintain a ROS and conduct regular team calls to ensure all stakeholders remain aligned and understand individual responsibilities, tasks and deliverables
    • Live call events as required
    • Work with writers and creatives to produce any presentations, talking points, etc. required for a successful event
    • Maintain event budgets, follow up with vendors as required, vendor contract execution, budget reporting to clients and internal stakeholders
    • Identify and report event metrics and ROI
    • Social media execution and metrics

 Education, Key Competencies and Skills:

  • Highly detail oriented and organized
  • Self-motivated
  • Creative and analytical thinker
  • Capable of handling quantitative and technical duties
  • Eye for design to implement the visual aspects of an event
  • Strong multi-tasker overseeing many different tasks and collaborate with a wide range of teams
  • Strong communicator with the ability to prioritize many different simultaneous tasks
  • Assertive and capable of directing others
  • Ability to implement projects with little to no supervision
  • Ability to work well with internal and external stakeholders
  • Advanced PowerPoint and Excel user
  • Strong writing skills
  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university
  • 3-5 years of professional experience (internship experience will be considered)

Please send resume and cover letter to