Situation Vacant: CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER – ALICE SPRINGS TURF CLUB

The Alice Springs Turf Club is one of Australia’s most iconic Thoroughbred Racing Clubs. The “Red Centre” in the heart of the Northern Territory of Australia is home to the XXXX Gold Alice Springs Cup Carnival, one of the must-attend events on the Australian racing calendar.

The Alice Springs Turf Club is located at Ladbrokes Pioneer Park in Alice Springs, in the shadow of the imposing MacDonnell Range, and provides training facilities for over 200 horses, hosts 33 race meetings annually and has a developing function business.

As Chief Executive Officer (CEO) you will be responsible to the Chairman and Committee for the management of all aspects of the club’s diverse business activities. To be considered for this position you will require senior experience in strategic planning,leadership, corporate governance, financial management, sponsorship and business development. You will have the ability to work autonomously but also adopt a consultative approach toleading a progressive racing club. Thoroughbred racing industry exposure will be highly regarded but is not essential for the successful candidate.

It is envisaged the successful applicant will be provided an attractive remuneration package commensurate to their relevant experience. A fully serviced vehicle and mobile phone will also be provided. If you feel this is the next step in your management career, please email me for the position description.

For any further information forward your application by email or post, addressing the key selection criteria, to:

craig@madharrys.com.au or

The Chairman
Alice Springs Turf Club
PO Box 8167
ALICE SPRINGS NT 0871

Applications close 3rd July, 2017




Situation Vacant: Experienced Horse Person


Experienced horse person required for thoroughbred breeding and training facility located in the Karaka area.

Duties include care of broodmares and young stock, general farm work and property maintenance.  Knowledge of farm machinery would be an advantage but not essential.

An attractive salary package will be offered to the successful applicant who must hold a current Driver's Licence and NZ Work Visa.

Please send CV and covering letter to caroljohnwalker@xtra.co.nz or call Carol on 0274 795 050.