Job description

In need of a Fundraising Events Organiser for the Teignbridge area and another Fundraising Events Organiser for the Torbay area.

A bit about this role

As a charity we are able to help thousands of cats each year thanks to the generous donations we receive from members of the public. Our fundraising events organisers have the exciting and varied role of helping plan and deliver local fundraising events. They support a team of fundraising volunteers who come together to raise the vital funds needed to help our feline friends. Our fundraising events organisers use their passion for cats and people to plan cakes sales, barn dances, quiz nights – and everything in between!

What can you expect to be doing?

  • Supporting and encouraging a team of fundraising volunteers
  • Planning fundraising events and activities with your team
  • Allocating tasks before and during fundraising events
  • Keeping financial records from fundraising events
  • Encouraging and promoting a professional image of Cats Protection
  • Following policies and guidelines and ensuring licences and permits are obtained for events

What are the benefits to you and the cats?

You will develop new skills, expand your knowledge and make a significant contribution to improving the lives of cats and kittens by helping raise funds through events. You will also meet new people, make new friends and be part of a dedicated team of volunteers.

We're looking for someone with

  • Good organisational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and people management skills
  • Leadership skills that bring out the best in others
  • The ability to prioritise and delegate
  • Experience of handling money
  • Knowledge of local community networks

Time expectation

Our fundraising events organisers usually spend 3 to 4 hours per week in this role, which is flexible and can be shared by more than one volunteer if needed

 

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Cats Protection

From humble beginnings in 1927, Cats Protection has grown to become the UK's leading feline welfare charity. We now help more than 230,000 cats an... Read more

Posted on: 19 July 2019
Closed date: 25 July 2019
Job ref: Cats Protection - Teignbridge & Torbay Branch
Tags: Advice, Information, Fundraising

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