Paid Research Internship

Philadelphia & Boston

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 intern to join its growing data/program management team. The successful candidate must have excellent research skills, strong time management skills and be very detail oriented and self-motivated. They will have an opportunity to add value by researching and providing data for incorporation into ongoing databases and repositories, as well as using their data driven skill sets to support the program management team in implementing marketing strategies. Working closely with the data analytics and program management teams will provide potential to learn new analytics tools and techniques.

Job Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct both quantitative and qualitative research
  • Work closely with data analytics team to ensure findings are appropriate
  • Meet tight deadlines and multi-task on projects and initiatives
  • Assist in preparing presentations surrounding data and marketing efforts
  • Ensure high quality and consistent results are produced
  • Develop systems and identify tools to assist with ongoing initiatives (Google alerts, etc.)
  • Contribute to reaching organizational goals by being flexible and working in a team environment
  • Average of 20 hours/week

Education, Key Competencies and Skills:

  • Current junior or senior pursing a Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university
  • Excellent research skills
  • Highly detailed and organized
  • Self-motivated
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to efficiently communicate information
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Advanced Excel and PowerPoint user

Please send resume and cover letter to