Meningitis Now staff member Cathy Friend

My role is so varied that I enjoy all of it. Every day is different

Cathy Friend

Finance and Payroll Officer

Hello, I'm Cathy, Finance and Payroll Officer at Meningitis Now

The year you joined the charity

October 2000.

A brief overview of your role – what are you responsible for?

Dealing with all aspects of payroll, pension contributions, paying suppliers and expenses, processing and reconciling several bank accounts and processing accruals, prepayments and deferred income - as well as many other things!

Your favourite part of your role

My role is so varies that I enjoy all of it. Every day is different.

Your biggest achievements

Doing an abseil down the Avon Gorge for Meningitis Now and completing the Five Valleys Walk three times.

A fun fact about yourself

I enjoy spending weekends away in my VW camper van.

How you can be contacted

Email me at or call me on 01453 769 014.