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Commercial Director Racing

Job Reference: 00798254
Date Posted: 24 November 2017
Employer: Newbury Racecourse
Location: Newbury
Salary: Market Rate
Sector: Executive Positions > General Management; Stables; Stud Farms
Job Type: Permanent
Closing Date: 15 December 2017

Job Description

Commercial Director Racing 

Competitive Salary + Benefits


Currently undergoing significant investment and with ambitious plans for further development, Newbury Racecourse have created the new role of Commercial Director Racing. Reporting directly to the Chief Executive and with board exposure, this role represents an exceptional opportunity for an individual with significant commercial experience to join the senior management team and lead the racing commercial team to drive future growth.


Setting the strategy on all racing related commercial activities, the Commercial Director will be responsible for overseeing racing sales, marketing and sponsorship, engendering a culture of innovation in order to maximise sales and promotional opportunities. It is very likely the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate exceptional performance leading the sales or marketing functions at a comparable venue or rights holder. You will also be able to demonstrate a track record of delivering growth and a thorough understanding of the digital marketing space.


This is a full-time opportunity for an ambitious and dynamic individual. An appreciation of and passion for racing is essential but detailed knowledge is not a pre-requisite.


To explore this opportunity please email your CV and covering letter including remuneration details to our retained consultant Hugh Nickerson of Conundrum Consulting Ltd apply@conundrum.co.uk quoting reference CND-P527 or call 01747 861616 for further details


Strictly no agencies, all enquiries will be forwarded to Conundrum

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