Laytown Races Secretary / Manager Recruitment

Laytown Races Secretary / Manager

Reporting to the Chairperson and committee of Laytown Races, The Laytown Races Secretary / Manager will lead the management and operations of the annual Laytown race meeting.


  • To deliver excellent customer service for racegoers and profitability from racing
  • Manage, monitor and control all financial matters for Laytown Races
  • Positively manage key relationships with industry stakeholders and third parties such as HRI, IHRB, AIR, bookmakers, food and beverage partners, contractors, and all suppliers
  • Work closely with the Chairperson and committee on any future racecourse refurbishments and/or capital development programmes
  • Deliver best practices in health and safety compliance for staff, customers and industry participants
  • Manage effective race day marketing, social media and communications campaigns
  • Manage and co-ordinate sponsors
  • Maintain and further develop the role the track plays within the local area
  • Any other duties as may be required

Skills and experience

  • Relevant experience at a management / senior administration level
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills including proficiency in IT and administration
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Previous experience of managing budgets
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to work in collaboration with a wide range of stakeholders and committees

This is a part-time role which the renumeration package will reflect.

Please send your CV by close of business on Friday October 14 to address, quoting LAYTOWN RACES

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