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Executive Assistant

PathAI Boston

PathAI's mission is to improve patient outcomes with AI-powered pathology. Our platform promises substantial improvements to the accuracy of diagnosis and the efficacy of treatment of diseases like cancer, leveraging modern approaches in machine learning. Our team, comprising diverse employees with a wide range of backgrounds and experiences, is passionate about solving challenging problems and making a huge impact

The Executive Assistant will provide high-level administrative support to the Chief Operating Officer (“COO”) and other leadership team members. The Executive Assistant also serves as a liaison to senior level external contacts, organizes and coordinates executive outreach and external relations efforts, and oversees special projects. The Executive Assistant must be creative and enjoy working within an entrepreneurial environment. The ideal individual will have the ability to exercise good judgment in a diversity of situations, with strong written and verbal communication, administrative, and organizational skills, and the ability to maintain a realistic balance among multiple priorities. 


Role Objective:

Provide and lead support to both internal and external parties with a high level of professionalism and in a manner that reflects positively on the organization.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Support efficiencies in daily operations
    • Manage the complex and dynamic schedules of the COO and her leadership team
    • Triage incoming messages and assist with scheduling office meetings, events and travel
    • Proactive approach to problem solving - looking ahead for potential calendar conflicts, scheduling follow-ups, etc
    • Conserve the COO's time by reading, researching, collecting and analyzing information as needed, in advance 
  • Perform special projects
    • Prepare Word, Excel, PowerPoint presentations, agendas, reports, special projects and other documents in support of objectives for the organization
    • Coordinate with corporate communications team to draft and prepare correspondence for important internal and external executive communications
    • Support operations team with additional duties as assigned, such as recruiting processes to ensure a smooth candidate experience
    • Complete ad hoc projects as assigned – including personal events and/or family needs
  • Partnership / Strong value system
    • Manage sensitive matters with a high level of confidentiality and discretion.
    • Represent the company and the executive team in a positive light through great follow-through skills and sound judgment.
    • Excellent communication and time management skills; proven ability to meet deadlines
    • Strong team player who derives satisfaction from helping others and going the extra mile 



  • 7+ years minimum proven experience in an executive assistant role supporting C-Level executives
  • Exceptional organization skills and follow-through to completion on different tasks / projects
  • Able to multitask and effectively prioritize deadlines in a fast-paced, quickly changing environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communications skills
  • Able to adapt quickly to individual work styles and preferences
  • In-depth understanding of Google and/or MS Office Suite
  • Must be available in-person 



For the right candidate, we'll offer a competitive salary plus equity. Your compensation is rounded out by a strong benefits package:

  • Flexible work hours, with work-from-home options available 
  • Three weeks of paid leave per year, an additional two weeks of sick time, plus extended holidays and team-approved leave
  • Ten days of 100% subsidized childcare per year
  • Healthcare, vision, and dental insurance plans (HMO or PPO), with voluntary add-ons available for dependent care, life, and accident coverage
  • Commuter benefit available for public transit or parking

Most importantly, you'll be doing important work with a team of people you'll genuinely enjoy spending the day with. 

PathAI is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to creating a workplace that is free of harassment and discrimination. We base our employment decisions on business needs, job requirements, and qualifications — that's all. We do not discriminate based on race, gender, religion, health, personal beliefs, age, family or parental status, or any other status. We don't tolerate any kind of discrimination or bias, and we are looking for teammates who feel the same way.

PathAI does not accept unsolicited submissions from third-parties. 

With the rise of employment phishing scams, especially during the current COVID-19 situation, we ask candidates to be extra vigilant. Be careful about providing any kind of personal information, such as location, age, or financial information to recruiters who may be impersonating PathAI employees. PathAI does not require payment for interviews or for applicants to purchase their own work supplies for reimbursement.