Barnes Thompson LTD is hiring for an Account Manager

Due to an expanding client portfolio and the extension of services we are now offering to our existing clients, Barnes Thompson Ltd is looking to recruit an additional ACCOUNT MANAGER to join our team in Newmarket, Suffolk.

The successful candidate will need to thrive in a fast moving flexible business environment, have strong client management skills as well as a logical mind and meticulous attention to detail.

This individual should have extensive knowledge of the thoroughbred and wider equestrian/country sports industries and will be responsible for planning extensive annual advertising schedules, engaging the creative team and implementing print, digital and video projects for clients. The position will report to the Managing Director and will involve all aspects of project delivery, including production, project planning and client management. Rotational weekend cover required.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Well organized with a flexible approach and the ability to juggle a range of projects at one time.
  • A confident conscientious communicator with immaculate written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self starter with strong self-motivation, energy and drive.
  • The ability to prioritize under pressure.
  • Full, driving license.

References required. Salary dependent on experience. Please apply in confidence, enclosing full curriculum vitae, by 12 pm, 31st March 2018 to:

S D Thompson

[email protected] (include “Account Manager Application” as the subject of your email)

Listed: 3/15/18









Cheveley Park Stud Ltd has an exciting vacancy for a Management Assistant.

Reporting directly to the Managing Director, the successful candidate will have experience in all aspects of the Thoroughbred bloodstock industry, particularly breeding. A working knowledge of racing would be an advantage, as well as good communication skills (both written and verbal), the ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team. This is a full-time position with additional work at weekends, as and when required.

General outline of the duties for this role are:

  • To assist with the general running of the stud and racing operations
  • Writing and distribution of media releases
  • Help to maintain the industry wide profile of Cheveley Park Stud
  • Help with health and safety matters
  • Qualified First Aider (or willingness to qualify)
  • Assist with management of estate maintenance and repair programmes
  • Assist with staffing matters
  • Assist with stallion nomination sales and marketing as well as general marketing and social media
  • Assist with bloodstock sales related matters
  • General assistance to the management team

Cheveley Park Stud offers an excellent salary and benefits package.

Applications, to arrive by 31st March 2018, including a cover letter, CV, current remuneration and reference details should be sent, in confidence, to:

Chris Richardson, Managing Director

Cheveley Park Stud, Duchess Drive, Newmarket

Suffolk CB8 9DD

or [email protected]

Listed: 3/12/18


Large Central KY Thoroughbred Farm seeks Compliance Coordinator to assist in all aspects of the entry and paperwork collection process for public Thoroughbred auctions. This position is responsible for nominations, entries, distribution and verification of paperwork, and collection of all documents required for roughly 1,000 horses per year selling at public auction. A high level of organization and customer service is required. Both office and equine industry experience are preferred. Five years of cumulative applicable experience is required. Knowledge of the Thoroughbred sales industry, self-starter with excellent time management skills; strong oral and written communication skills; excellent customer service; interpersonal and organizational skills; accuracy and attention to detail; multitasking; ability to work in a communal office setting; ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines, and proficiency with Microsoft Office, database software, and the internet required.

Please send cover letter and resume with salary requirements to: [email protected]

Listed: 3/9/18



in our Red Bank, NJ location.

The ideal candidate has:

  • Enthusiasm for and strong knowledge of Thoroughbred racing
  • Experience in PhotoShop/Graphic Design preferred
  • Great organizational skills
  • Excellent customer service and phone manner
  • Willingness to work non-traditional and flexible hours, including weekends

Please e-mail resume and cover letter telling us why you’re perfect for the job to: [email protected]

Listed: 3/9/18


Come join the team! We are currently hiring for:

Office Administrator 

Duties Include:

  • Data entry
  • Filing
  • Front Desk Management
  • Payables/Receivables

Competitive pay and benefits.

Candidates should be highly organized, experienced with Microsoft Office and Horse Farm Management software, have a strong work ethic, a team player, etc.

Please send all resumes and letters of intent to [email protected]

Listed: 3/9/18


Taylor Made Sales Agency, Inc. is accepting applications for Barn Foreman. Some of the key responsibilities include: medical treatments for horses, managing of supplies and tack, operate farm machinery, apply bandaging, direct contact with farm managers, grooming the horses, and keeping the stalls and barn area clean and neat. The positions require a six-day workweek (8 hours each day). Competitive pay and benefits including medical, dental, life insurance and 401K are available. Salary range: $11.25 to $12.50

Interested persons should come to the main office to complete an application:
2765 Union Mill Road, Nicholasville, KY 40356
Phone: (859) 885-3345

Previous experience working with horses is preferred, but not required.

Taylor Made is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Listed: 3/8/18






We are looking for an EQUINE VETERINARIAN experienced in reproductive procedures and treatments

Excellent terms & conditions

Please email [email protected] for more information

Listed: 3/8/18







Director of Facilities & Maintenance

Mt. Brilliant Farm Lexington, KY a 1,200 acre Thoroughbred horse farm is looking for a hands on Director of Facilities and Maintenance.  Candidate should be: experienced in pasture management, grounds management, equipment maintenance, construction, well rounded, highly organized, a team player, capable of managing people, etc.

Salaried position with great benefits.

All inquiries will be kept confidential

Please send cover letter & resume to [email protected]

Listed: 3/8/18



Blackwood Stables is excited to introduce our inaugural internship program created to provide a hands-on work placement directed towards developing future horsemen and leaders within the Thoroughbred industry.


  • One year paid placement starting July 1st, 2018 through July 1st, 2019
  • Responsibilities include assisting in the daily care of:
    • Horses in training
    • Breaking of yearlings
    • Layups
  • Regular lectures and meetings with Thoroughbred professionals
  • Opportunities for short, work placements outside of Blackwood
  • Limited to three interns
  • Housing and transportation provided
  • Competitive salary


  • 21-years of age or older
  • Hands-on horse experience
  • Valid U.S. drivers license
  • High school graduate or GED equivalent
  • Fluent in English


  • Submit the following to [email protected]
    • Resume
    • Brief cover letter outlining:
      • 1) Long-term goals within the Thoroughbred industry
      • 2) How this placement will help you achieve those goals
    • 3-5 references with contact information
    • Application’s must be submitted by April 15th, 2018

Listed 3/2/2018


Assistant Farm Manager

Large Bourbon County farm seeking hands on assistant farm manager.

Competitive wages and benefits available with room for growth.

Strong organizational and horsemen skills a must. Bilingual preferred but not required.

Please e-mail: [email protected]

Listed 2/23/2018

At the TDN, we’re always looking for well-written, hard-working, dedicated people who love the industry to join our growing staff. Specific opportunities, when they exist, are listed here.

If you’d like to send us your resume and a cover letter, please email [email protected] and let us know why you’d be a perfect member of our team.