Redcar Racecourse is recruiting

Sales & Marketing Assistant

Maternity Cover


Redcar Racecourse stages 18 days of horseracing from April to November, plus a range of other activities throughout the year.

An opportunity has become available for a Sales & Marketing Assistant to cover a 9-12 month maternity period.


The key responsibilities for this exciting and varied role include:

  • Working to agreed budgets, to implement effective sales and marketing campaigns to maximize race day attendances;
  • To maximize the sales of hospitality, sponsorship, and other events;
  • To promote and manage the Annual Badge scheme;
  • To pro-actively manage Redcar Racecourse’s website and social media profiles;
  • To work closely with Redcar Racecourse’s catering and event management partners to deliver a seamless, high-quality customer experience.


The successful candidate will most likely:

  • Have a successful track record in sales and marketing, with a good working knowledge of digital and social media marketing;
  • Be comfortable dealing with the public on a daily basis, both face to face and by telephone / email;
  • Have good communications and planning skills;
  • Be a presentable, highly motivated, self-starter, who has an eye for detail and the flexibility to multitask within a small team;
  • Have an interest in horse racing (although that is not essential).


This role is based at Redcar Racecourse, with working hours of 9am-5.30pm from Monday to Friday, plus racedays and additional hours as required.


To Apply:

Please send your CV with a separate covering letter, which should include your present remuneration details or your expectations, to Amy Fair, General Manager, at


All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Applications should be received by 5.00pm, Friday 24th January, 2020.

Back to top