Chief Executive Officer

10 September 2019
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  • Shape an exciting future
  • Innovate and change
  • Strategically drive industry reforms for sustainable growth

Harness Racing Victoria (HRV) is the statutory body responsible for the control, development and promotion of harness racing in Victoria. HRV’s mission is to promote industry participation, integrity and racing excellence, grow wagering and develop new revenue streams to ensure a vibrant future for the harness racing industry in Victoria.  HRV has a strong connection to regional Victoria, contributing $380m annually to the Victorian economy and employing approximately 5000 people across the state.

You will work with the Board to lead the strategic direction and performance of the harness racing industry in Victoria. 

Your focus will be to find new and innovative ways to grow and enhance the profile of harness racing.  You will lead, inspire and build capability that delivers a positive workplace culture whilst proactively engaging industry stakeholders to execute strategy.

As a charismatic leader with strong communication skills, you will inspire, unite and motivate people through your collaborative, respectful and energetic style.  Equally, you will engage with a diverse range of stakeholders, including government.   

To be successful, you will ideally have experience in a sporting or wagering business and a strong understanding of issues impacting the racing industry. 

You will have strong financial and commercial acumen together with proven experience in innovation, governance practices and a commitment to integrity.  

An executive level remuneration package is offered to attract the highest calibre person.

Click here to apply, or for a confidential discussion please call Isabella Galati on 8378 0200.

Applications close 30 September 2019.