VIC - Marketing Coordinator

06 October 2017
  • Temporary Role 6 months – Flemington
  • Immediate start – must be available to work weekends & nights
  • Racing Industry experience highly desirable

About Us

Harness Racing Victoria (HRV), a statutory body, is responsible for the control, development and promotion of the Victorian harness racing industry. With strong links to rural and regional communities, we are committed to developing a vibrant and sustainable harness racing industry which promotes participation, integrity and racing excellence. 

The Opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for someone with flair and creativity that is looking to join the exciting world of racing in a temporary capacity.  This is a hands-on role assisting the team in coordinating & administering marketing campaigns and key programs with a focus on events, ownership and media, duties will include;

  • Maintain & manage website content

  • Liaise with Country Club network & key stakeholders

  • Coordinate & manage raceday & non-raceday events

  • Data entry, drafting correspondence & mails outs

About you

The successful applicant will have experience in a similar role and possess the following skills and attributes;

  • Self-motivated & ability to hit the ground running

  • Flexible & able to adapt to change

  • Understanding Social media channels essential

  • Possess strong interpersonal & communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task & prioritise

  • Excellent attention to detail and problem solving skills

  • Photography skills beneficial not essential

  • Racing Knowledge highly desirable

This position is based at HRV’s Flemington office although some regular travel to regional Victoria is expected so a drivers licence and own vehicle is essential.  Given the nature of the racing industry, the successful applicant will be required to work flexible hours, including weeknights and weekends.

The successful applicant will be required to satisfactorily complete background screening checks.

To apply noe click here. Applications will be shortlisted as they are received.