Events Manager Traineeship

**NOTE: APPLY NOW TO START FROM JANUARY 2023**

Launch your events management career with our 12-month management trainee programme where you will undertake responsibilities in various ongoing projects to plan and execute virtual and physical events. 

The PurpleForest Work Culture

Our aim is to give you a sense of our values and work culture – everything which makes PurpleForest Events what it is. 

We are a small team, and the flat hierarchies facilitate short communication and decision-making paths, and pragmatic solutions to any problems that may occur. You will also be in constant contact with your colleagues, managers, and directors, who will support you, share their experience with you and let you experience the fast-evolving world of events. We do not limit your traineeship to work with only one mentor so that you will get to experience different client accounts and a wide variety of event types. 

We aim to build your knowledge, experience, and confidence so that you will have the opportunity to make an individual contribution and develop your skills on both a professional and personal level. At the end of the programme, we are developing event managers that can quote, manage, and execute events to our company's service standard. You will be an integral and dependable team player.

Who are we looking for?

PurpleForest Events depends on employees who are passionate in curating meaningful solutions for our clients. Our service excellence is unique. Because our employees are unique. At the end of it all, our employees embody the company's mission of Transforming Ideas into Reality.

What we expect from you:

  • Successfully completed degree in the year 2022 or expected to graduate in 2023. Preferably in communications, marketing, or project management.
  • Fluent spoken and written English to communicate with government sector clients, liaise with international VIPs on behalf of Singapore government agencies and act as a front-facing representative for professional events.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint

  • Some experience with productivity tools such as Zoom, Microsoft Teams, WhatsApp etc.

  • Strong commitment and ability to work independently in the office, on location or remotely at home

  • Singapore Citizen and PRs only will be considered for the position

  • In accordance to Ministry of Manpower's Vaccination-Differentiated Safe Management Measures (VDS) at events and Safe Management Measures (SMM) at the workplace, all applicants must be fully vaccinated to take part in this traineeship programme.

How to apply?

First impressions count. You should therefore think of your job application as your first meeting with us. In your application cover letter, tell us about the professional areas that excite you. Make it clear how you meet the specified requirements. Share with us why you are interested to work in the events industry and our company. Show us your written proficiency in the English language.

In addition, do share with us the following essential information:

  • Earliest available start date
  • Reasons for leaving last job (if applicable)
  • Expected salary

Important: Please make sure that your application documents are complete. If we have a positive initial impression, you will be invited to an interview. 

Fill up the application form and submit your resume online.

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