- Strategic Operations
- Work for New Zealand's busiest Racing Club!
- Christchurch Based
The Christchurch Greyhound Racing Club is New Zealand’s busiest Racing Club conducting nearly 200 race meetings each season. The largest Club in the country, the Christchurch Club's base at Addington Raceway is an excellent facility for participants and enthusiasts alike and plays host to several the Code's glamour events such as the New Zealand Cup, the New Zealand Oaks, The Kingston Cup, and the South Island Championship. To find out more visit www.christchurchgreyhounds.co.nz
Reporting to the Board you will oversee the delivery of the Christchurch Greyhound Racing Club’s strategic plan, day to day operations, race meeting schedules and key events. Building strategic partnerships with key sponsors and stakeholders you will lead income growth initiatives and asset management plans, while ensuring race meetings, programming and track operations are delivered, meeting deadlines, scope, and quality. You will lead the financial and commercial outcomes of the organisation, champion process improvements, oversee administration and the implementation of effective systems and procedures. This role will also provide leadership to a small team.
To be successful in this role, you will have strong planning and operations management experience, ideally from the Racing/Sports Events industry. You will also have solid financial management experience and an ability to build and maintain strong relationships across a range of internal and external stakeholders. Sound commercial acumen, excellent communication, and relationship management skills will be key to your success in this role. A desire and ability to demonstrate high levels of flexible time management regarding the race meeting schedules and events will be critical.
If you feel you possess the above qualities and wish to apply for this opportunity with, submit your cover letter and CV and click the ‘Apply’ button. Initial enquiries are welcome by phoning Nick Carter on 03 345 8764 or Ella Kotlowski on 03 345 8755
Applications for this role close 5pm Wednesday, 22 June 2022