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Buck Pond Farm - Versailles, Kentucky | 2011 | Entered Stud 2017 | 2019 Fee $6,500 LF

Careers

NORTH AMERICA:

FOREMAN

Central KY commercial breeding operation and sales agency is looking for a Foreman. Horse knowledge is required, prefer experience working in Thoroughbred breeding operation. Under direction of manager, duties include but not limited to herd health, assisting vets, farrier, supervise barn staff and perform daily duties of horse care.

Also responsible for overseeing the general maintenance and upkeep of barn and associated pastures. Must be able to operate basic farm machinery (tractor with spreader, wagon, etc.). Excellent benefits and housing provided.

Send resume to [email protected]

Listed: 9/15/2019


NORTH AMERICA:

THOROUGHBRED FARM MANAGER

Central KY commercial breeding operation and sales agency is looking for a working Thoroughbred farm manager. Previous experience in staff and farm management is necessary, especially with foaling, teasing, lay-ups, sales prep, and general best practices of Equine husbandry.

Under direction of owners, the farm manager will direct all operational duties, including employee supervision, and perform daily tasks as needed, as well as maintain farm machinery and facilities. Responsibilities include pasture maintenance and when necessary secure seasonal help. Excellent benefits and housing provided.

Send resume to [email protected]

Listed: 9/11/2019


NORTH AMERICA:

MARKETING AND STALLION COORDINATOR

Double Diamond Farm, a leading thoroughbred farm in Ocala FL, has an opening for a Marketing and Stallion Coordinator. This position will involve marketing, promotion and sales coverage for stallions standing at Double Diamond Farm as well as client services.

Qualifications:

  • The right candidate should have a back ground in marketing and promotion of thoroughbred racing and sales
  • Good administrative and written and verbal communication skills.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and the ability to develop and maintain client relations.
  • Be able to work as part of the team, or on their own initiative and follow through the task.
  • Good understanding of the Jockey Club Information System.
  • Ability to maintain information input for web site and social media.
  • Photography experience for ads and web site would be a plus.
  • Experience with breeding contracts and stallion certificates, and booking/scheduling mares during breeding season

Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Please send all inquiries, resumes and CV’s to: [email protected]

Listed: 9/10/2019


EUROPE:

NOMINATIONS ADMINISTRATOR

Juddmonte Farms is a leading international bloodstock and racing group with farms in the UK, Ireland and the USA. As our European-based stallions continue to go from strength to strength, we are seeking to recruit a Nominations Administrator at our European Headquarters at Banstead Manor Stud, near Newmarket.

Juddmonte is looking to recruit a Nominations Administrator who will contribute to the development of long-term successful relationships with our clients, in keeping with the Juddmonte ethos.

Reporting to the Stallion Nominations Manager, the Nominations Administrator will primarily be responsible for the preparation and issue of contracts, liaising with clients and supporting stallion visits.

The successful candidate will have strong administration and data entry skills and will be able to demonstrate the following attributes:

– A sound understanding of the bloodstock industry and its participants
– A good understanding of pedigrees
– A high level of attention to detail is imperative to this role
– Personable with excellent communications skills
– A high level of confidentiality and discretion
– The ability to liaise with clients and host regular stud visits
– An enthusiastic team player is essential
– An aptitude for statistics would be advantageous

In return, Juddmonte offers excellent benefits with a competitive salary.

Applications including a covering letter, CV, current remuneration and reference details should be sent to Vicki Desborough, HR Assistant, by email to [email protected] or by post to Banstead Manor Stud, Cheveley, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 9RD by Friday 6th September 2019

Listed: 8/30/2019


EUROPE:

NOMINATIONS SALES EXECUTIVE

Godolphin is seeking a sales executive to work in its nominations team based in Newmarket. The role will involve promoting and selling nominations across Darley’s European roster of elite stallions.

Reporting to the Head of Nominations, the successful applicant will be expected to establish excellent client relationships, while promoting our stallions and selling nominations. The role includes showing the stallions and stud to clients and visitors and attending sales and racing when required.

To be successful, you must be able to communicate effectively at all levels while maintaining discretion when required, have basic IT skills and an excellent knowledge of European pedigrees, racing and breeding. You will have the ability to take and follow instructions in a positive and constructive manner and work well in a team. You must be willing to travel throughout Europe and have a flexible approach to your working hours.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone wishing to become established in the bloodstock industry. We offer a very competitive salary and benefits package and a first-class working environment, with excellent opportunities to learn and develop new skills.

If you are interested, please send your CV and a covering letter to Human Resources, Godolphin Management Company Limited, The Main Office, Dalham Hall, Duchess Drive, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 9HE, or email [email protected]

Closing date for application is 8 September 2019.

Listed: 8/30/2019


NORTH AMERICA:

BROODMARE MANAGER

Northview Stallion Station is seeking a Broodmare Manager for its Maryland division. Successful candidate will be responsible for foaling, teasing, record keeping, staff management, communicating with clients and veterinarians. Excellent opportunity for the right person. Please send resume to [email protected] or fax to 410-885-5985.

Listed: 8/16/2019


NORTH AMERICA:

Thoroughbred Training Operation Employment/Ownership Opportunity

A once in a lifetime opportunity to own a well-established Thoroughbred Training Operation in South Carolina.

Qualifications

The right candidate should have strong horsemanship skills and experience in training young horses. A background in racing and sales prep, exceptional organizational skills and the ability to maintain and develop employee and client relations is a must.

For the right individual, incredible potential for promotion in a short period of time including ownership opportunities.

Please send all inquiries, resumes and CV’s to: [email protected].

Listed: 8/16/19


EUROPE:

NOMINATIONS & MARKETING

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Tweenhills based within the bloodstock office.  This role involves the marketing, promotion and nomination sales for stallions standing at Tweenhills. The candidate will also be required to assist David Redvers and Hannah Wall along with many varied areas of the operation in a diverse working environment. A good understanding of the thoroughbred industry, with bloodstock and or racing experience would be advantageous. Good administrative, written and verbal communication skills are essential.

Please apply with CV to [email protected]

Listed: 8/13/2019