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Events Manager

Events Manager
Zero Carbon Harrogate
Description of the role:

Zero Carbon Harrogate is a voluntary organisation working to effect change across the district so that we can rapidly become a leading low carbon economy. We are seeking an Events Manager to co-ordinate our public events programme.

The role will include:

- Developing an annual programme of approximately bi-monthly events
- Attending and liaising with the Engagement Working Group
- Contacting and working with other organisations to prepare for events
- Co-ordinating other volunteers to run events

Skills and qualities needed for the role:

- An interest in climate change and moving our district to a low carbon future
- Creativity and social awareness
- Well organised and with an eye for detail
- Good communication skills and the ability to work well with others
- IT literate

Practical information:

We expect that the role will require a time commitment of approximately 4 hours per month.

The work will be largely home based.

Engagement Group meetings are usually held bi-monthly and during the day at a member's house.

Public meetings are currently held at Friends' Meeting House in the centre of Harrogate.


Additional Information
DBS check needed: No
Driving licence needed: No
Car owner: No
Open to: Age 17+
Is this role wheelchair accessible?: Yes
North Yorkshire
Last updated: 13.11.2018
Organisation Information

ZCH is bringing together individuals, community groups, local businesses and our politicians to work collaboratively to transform our district and become one of the first low carbon economies in the UK. We are developing and supporting low carbon projects in the district and celebrating local success stories, which showcase how businesses and individuals can significantly reduce their carbon emissions. We currently have groups focusing on food and food waste, buildings, transport and carbon sequestration.