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Full Time Racing Secretary and PA

Whittington Racing
Location:
Lambourn area
Sector:
Test Drop Down Value
Type:
Full Time
Posted:
16/06/2021 10:08:55
Salary:
TBC

Description:

Grade 1 & Cheltenham Festival winning National Hunt yard, Harry Whittington Racing are looking to appoint a new full-time Racing Secretary/PA to join their busy office.

Based just outside Lambourn, In this key role you will be responsible for overseeing and co-ordinating the smooth and efficient running of the racing office, its admin and operations.

The ideal candidate will have a good level of confidence and experience in the workplace providing high quality administrative and organisational support.
We are looking for someone with excellent interpersonal and communication skills both on and off the phone, as well as being highly computer literate.
Other key attributes include someone who is able to remain calm under pressure and work to tight deadlines, and to demonstrate a pro-active approach to planning, delegating and prioritising work.

Racing/Equine office experience or evidence of substantial secretarial/PA/admin work in a relevant, complex organisation is absolutely essential.

This is a full time position for 5 days per week and Saturday mornings plus most bank holidays, as standard in the racing industry. Package includes a competitive salary with bonuses/perks, pension, RIABS and pool money.

We are looking for someone with experience, confidence and energy to take on this key role in our business. This exciting opportunity awaits with an immediate start date in a brilliant working environment within our young and ambitious team. As well as our commitment to training winners, we are committed to investing in our staffs’ personal development through training and learning initiatives.

Application: If you have the relevant experience and passion to work as part of our successful team, we would love to hear from you. Apply with your full CV and a covering letter to Alice Whittington – info@harrywhittington.co.uk or call 07785 908908, by the 31 August 2021.

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