Assistant Manager, Event Management (The Straits Times)

SPH Media Trust  

Job Description

The Straits Times, an English flagship daily of SPH, has been serving readers for more than a century. Its comprehensive coverage of news around Singapore, Asia and the world, business, technology, lifestyle, sport and lifestyle updates make The Straits Times the most-read newspaper in Singapore.

Job Role

  • Conceptualise, plan and execute events for The Straits Times, based on requirements, objectives and target audience
  • Ideate new ways to enhance events and make it more successful
  • Develop campaigns to engage existing and new audiences
  • Work with internal stakeholders (editorial, sales, operations, etc) to drive events deliverables and external vendors to execute events efficiently 
  • Work in tandem with the respective teams to ascertain targets and ensure sponsor agreements are fulfilled
  • Manage project from start-to-finish (such as planning, scheduling, budgeting and sourcing venues and vendors, marketing, etc)
  • Ensure events are compliant with policies and guidelines
  • Develop the marketing and communication plans for the respective events
  • Be present on-site to run the event and to ensure operational efficiencies

Job Requirements

  • A diploma or university degree
  • At least 7 years experience in events management 
  • Fluent in English
  • Has excellent communications skills with an eye for details
  • Has a good attitude, initiative, and is a go getter 
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment 
  • Has good critical thinking and problem solving abilities 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Please send your application or referrals to Priscilla Foong -



  • Permanent / Full Time
SPH Media Trust  
Work Location
  • 1000 Toa Payoh North, News Centre, Singapore 318994
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