Grader & Race Meeting Coordinator

Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) is the statutory authority responsible for regulating, conducting and promoting greyhound racing in Victoria, a sport that annually generates around $500 million in economic activity and over $3 billion in wagering and directly involves over 15,000 people. Our vision is “Victorian Greyhound Racing is a vibrant, entertaining and thriving sport with animal welfare at its heart.”
Job Details
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Department: Greyhound Racing Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Other
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/GRV/RWBD/1639044
Closing Date: 03-Jul-2022
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD Grader and Race Meeting Coordinator.pdf (PDF, 171KB)


Contact: Nicole Hassall
nhassall@grv.org.au

Position Details

Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) is the statutory authority responsible for regulating, conducting and promoting greyhound racing in Victoria, a sport that annually generates around $500 million in economic activity and over $3 billion in wagering and directly involves over 15,000 people. Our vision is “Victorian Greyhound Racing is a vibrant, entertaining and thriving sport with animal welfare at its heart.”

About the Opportunity

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join the Racing Operations team.

The primary purpose of the role is to deliver the optimal Racing Calendar to the Greyhound Racing industry across the year on behalf of GRV.

The role of Race Meeting Coordinator & Grader is responsible for reviewing nominations, finalising race fields, and maintaining and updating the grading of all racing greyhounds, in addition to maintaining the greyhound racing calendar with adjustments which can be made up to and including race day.

At times the position involves being on call during weekends and travel to racing venues across Victoria. 

About You

We are seeking candidates who has:

  • demonstrated interpersonal and customer service skills
  • experience in coordinating work and maintain professional under pressure
  • Previous experience in the racing industry or a strong passion 
  • a strong appreciation of the importance of rules and regulations
  • a good understanding of the racing industry (desirable)
  • sound MS Office skills and the ability to prepare standard reports

Conditions & Benefits

GRV is committed to continuing to find new ways to contribute to our people's employment life cycle. Benefits provided include:

  • ongoing professional development
  • Strong team culture and well supported in your role
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • comprehensive Wellbeing Program
  • discounted Health Insurance and other corporate discounts

To apply, go to the careers.vic.gov.au website, search Greyhound Racing Victoria, select the position and click ‘apply now'. Your application must include a cover letter addressing the selection criteria (skills, knowledge, experience) and a copy of your resume, by close of business Sunday, 3 July 2022.

For more information, contact Nicole Hassall, P&C Business Partner at nhassall@grv.org.au

Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) is committed to building a workplace that not only respects but embraces difference and sees diversity as an essential part of our success. GRV is an organisation that is driven by values and strives for a culture of inclusion where all people feel respected, valued, listened to, inspired and that they belong.

All offers of Employment will be subject to a satisfactory police check

All employees must reside in Australia and have the right to work in Australia


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