Events Organiser

Events Organiser

Ongoing role
At a glance


  • Event management
  • Public relations
  • Fundraising events
  • Fundraising strategy
  • Public speaking
  • Strategic mentoring / coaching
  • General / operations management
  • Volunteer management


East Northumberland, Gateshead and Tyneside areas, NE23 0AB
Mainly at the office


Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
1-3 hours / week
The number of hours depends on the number of events. When there are no events planned 1-2hrs a week would be ideal for planning and Branch meetings

A fun and exciting role for an organised individual who enjoys organising and managing events. 

What will you be doing?

As an events organiser you will be responsible for organising and managing events throughout the year for Cats Protection Northumbria Branch. Example events are:

  • Market stalls and car boot sales
  • Quiz nights and fashion shows
  • Bake sales and coffee mornings
  • Anything you can think of!

You will be responsible for the volunteer cover and marketing of these events with the support of your Fundraising Team Leader.  The Branch also attends events at Pets at Home selling items and running games.

What are we looking for?

Good organisational and time management skills

Interpersonal/People skills

Volunteer/People management

Money handling

What difference will you make?

By ensuring there is an ongoing number of events throughout the year, the community will be made more aware of the Branch and their work.

Raising money is essential to allow the branch to carry out important work helping and rehoming cats and kittens in Northumbria.

Events help volunteers come together for a common cause, have an enjoyable experience and meet people.

  • Animals / wildlife
  • Organisation type: 

    Cats Protection is the UK’s leading feline welfare charity. Our vision is a world where every cat is treated with kindness and an understanding of its needs.

    It’s an ambitious vision....