Careers

Are you looking for a career with The Jockey Club?

We employ more than 500 people at locations around the UK across a diverse range of roles, including management, sales, marketing, finance, racecourse clerking, groundstaff, events management, operations, communications, human resources, estates management, race planning, stud technicians, welfare officers and administration.

We seek to recruit, develop and promote the best people, investing in their training and development, and are proud to hold Investors in People accreditation.

As an equal opportunities employer we want everyone who embarks on a career with The Jockey Club to reach their full potential.

We seek talented people who would relish working within a Group that places high value in excellence, commitment, collaboration and a prosperous and sustainable future for British horseracing.

As part of our commitment to diversity and equal opportunities we ask you to click here to complete our application form and equal opportunities questionnaire. Please submit this with your application to be considered for the role you are applying for.
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Current opportunities: 


Administration Assistant to the Regional Facilities Co-ordinator - 6 months fixed term contract - Sandown Park

We currently have an opportunity for an Administration Assistant to the Regional Facilities Co-ordinator on a fixed term contract for approximately 6 months. This role will be based at Sandown Park racecourse.

The position will involve general administrative and occasional operational tasks to fulfil the business needs of the London Region team.

The successful candidate will: 

• have excellent organisation & communication skills 
• be able to multi task 
• be a team player 
• be positive and proactive

If you are interested in applying for this exciting opportunity please email your covering letter and CV to the HR Department at recruitment@thejockeyclub.co.uk stating where you saw this vacancy.

Closing date for applications: 14th August 2015

IS Support Analyst – 3 months fixed term contract - Sandown Park

A fantastic opportunity has arisen within our Information Systems Team and they are currently looking to recruit for an IS Support Analyst for a period of 3 months.

Based at Sandown Park, the successful candidate will be required to provide service desk support on a rota basis, make regular scheduled site visits, undertake project work when required and provide on-site technical support for major events around the group. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to gain experience in this diverse environment and develop a career in IT. 

The successful person must: 

•have a passion for wanting to provide a high level of customer service   
•possess excellent communication skills
•be self-motivated 
•be a team player
•have some knowledge of IT systems and want to develop this further

If you are interested in applying for this exciting opportunity please email your covering letter and CV to the HR Department at recruitment@thejockeyclub.co.uk

Closing date for applications: Friday 7th August 2015

Seasonal Business Development Executive - Cheltenham

Seasonal Contract - 7 months

We are currently looking for a Seasonal Business Development Executive to join the sales team in Cheltenham for a period of 7 months. You will support the sales team and have primary focus on selling and prospecting for The Festival.

Previous experience in a proactive sales environment would be an advantage but we are looking for someone who is driven and has the hunger to achieve results.  The successful person will have excellent relationship building skills and be confident in their approach.

The ideal start date will be beginning of September.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity please email your CV and covering letter along with your completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring form (link is above on this page) to recruitment@thejockeyclub.co.uk

Closing date for applications: Friday 31st July

Please note: we only recruit new employees when we have vacancies, so please do not send us your CV on a speculative basis.

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