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Events & Programming Intern - Makerspace

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Publika Shopping Gallery, Kuala Lumpur

About The Job

Are you an energetic person for creative events and programmes? Are you passionate about creativity?

About the team:
Join ME.REKA as front person for Me.reka Creative Hub team. The team is a place for you and society to unleash your hidden creativity. We provide experience to society to get their hands dirty with pottery, play around with designing, sketching and prototyping, pick up new skills in Arts & Crafts hands-on programmes and a space to run their own events. Many more activities to come if you can assist us to ideate!

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
  • Work closely with Me.reka Creative Hub team to assist in managing internal and external events and programmes
  • Assist in handling inquiries
  • Assist to plan, organize and execute events and education modules.
  • Preparing materials for events and programmes. Tasks may include designing and prototyping and heavy or light building
  • Research, propose and prototype new workshop/programmes and education modules
  • Assist to facilitate for workshops/programmes

You may be required to work evenings and weekends for Me.reka Events & Programmes. Replacement leaves will be provided in these instances

What you will learn:
As a small team, you will be able to receive intensive training and understand the various tasks quickly. In this internship, you will be able to learn about many different aspects that are involved in events management and you will learn about the whole combination of education, creativity and society engagements. This is the perfect opportunity for somebody who is still exploring the field or who wishes to develop into an all-rounder. 
 
All roles at Biji-biji and Me.reka are about making changes, innovation and making things real. You are to be part of our team to demonstrate passion and commitment to education, lifelong skills and iron out community challenges. 
 
By joining our team, you will cultivate your people skills, a state-of-art tools skills and thrive in a fast-paced working environment. 
 
You can also email us your CV and short motivation at [email protected] to apply! 

Job Requirements

  • Energetic and passionate about creativity and events management
  • Possess background or interest in Event Management/Marketing/Planning/Design, Business Management/Admin Project Management, and Mass Communications, Education/Training experience or any related field
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken
  • Interest in (1) R&D, design, and writing modules, and (2) Facilitating
  • Soft Skills: people person, good communication and social skills, creative, openness to learn and try new things
 
Effectively deal with ad-hoc challenges, keep calm in pressing situations, be flexible with last-minute changes, and still have a positive attitude throughout :) 

During your internship period, you are required to be familiar about Me.reka Makerspace and our sub-team, Creative Hub vision and mission.

Our Culture

WHO WE ARE

The Biji-biji Initiative is a social enterprise that aims to share progressive ideas with everyone. We champion sustainable living, reuse waste creatively and we love collaborative production. By using discarded materials, basic electronics and passive building techniques we aim to inspire our surrounding with fresh and fun approaches to sustainable living. 

Biji-biji has developed Me.reka Makerspace into an open-source education platform which is wholly-owned by Biji Biji Design Sdn Bhd. Me.reka aims to nurture the seeds of creativity where anyone can come together to share ideas, pick up new skills, and make things.

Biji-biji production facility is based in Klang and Me.reka Makerspace is based at Publika, Kuala Lumpur.

OUR CULTURE

As a social & impact driven organization, we aim to involve as many people as possible in our mission. The effort to care for our world is a burden upon everyone’s shoulders after all. We work with people from all over the world with different stories, skills and backgrounds. This revolving door of ideas and talents allow for a limitless dynamic of ideas! 

We thrive in a fast-paced environment by being supportive, creative and fast-thinking problem solvers. A superb team spirit hold us together, in and out of the workplace! 
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