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Position Available - Administration Officer

The Canberra Racing Club is seeking a full-time Administration Officer to work in its small but busy office located at Thoroughbred Park – Canberra Racecourse.

The Canberra Racing Club conducts 25 Thoroughbred horse race meetings per annum and runs a function & convention centre and a race horse training centre at Thoroughbred Park.

Applicants should have strong organisational and communication skills and a high standard of computer literacy.  Proficiency with payroll, membership database and function booking management programs is highly desirable.

The position, working with executive management, involves a wide range of duties including:

  • Liaising with executive management
  • The efficient running of the office
  • Customer service
  • Preparing reports
  • Recording meeting minutes
  • Payroll

The position is 9am to 5pm five days per week (longer hours may be required on race days), there is a requirement for weekend work when a race meeting falls on a weekend or public holiday (four times per annum) for which a day in lieu is granted. 

A salary in the range of $50-$65k will be negotiated commensurate with experience and qualifications.

For more information and to obtain a full job description please contact Andrew Clark on 02 6204 0000 or at

Applications must include a CV and a covering letter outlining availability, relevant work experience and a brief explanation of your interest in working for the Canberra Racing Club.  Applications must be received via email to by 5.00pm Friday 10 July 2020.