Careers

NEW JERSEY OR REMOTE:

JOIN THE TDN TEAM!

EDITOR/WRITER/REPORTER

We are looking for an editor/writer/reporter at the Thoroughbred Daily News, the Thoroughbred industry's largest and most successful daily publication.

Work in our Red Bank, NJ office or remotely

Duties include:

• Writing race recaps and previews, news stories, sales reports, and more

• Copy editing the work of freelance

• Processing racing, breeding, and sales-related

• Formatting and publishing the nightly paper.

The successful candidate will have excellent writing skills, strong industry knowledge, and team spirit. Weekends and some evenings are a must.

Salary commensurate with experience. We pay 100% of your benefits and contribute annually to your 401k plan.

Please send a cover letter and a resume to [email protected] telling us why you're the perfect candidate.


KENTUCKY:

FULL-TIME STALLION GROOM

Stallion Handling Experience Required.

Apply in person at 884 Iron Works Pike

or email [email protected]

Listed: 11/30/22


KENTUCKY:

Gainesway has immediate openings for Full Time Stallion Grooms.

Qualified candidates will ideally have –

  • Stallion experience – recommended, but not required
  • Willingness to learn required horsemanship skills with previous horse experience valued
  • Willingness to work as part of a hard-working team
  • Capability of being responsible for completing daily tasks associated with horses and barn areas

Competitive pay & benefits offered! Including healthcare and 401k

If you are qualified and would like to join a great team, apply for our Stallion Groom position.

Applicants can apply online at www.gainesway.comor contact Amanda Reid at [email protected]

Listed 11/16/2022


KENTUCKY:

LANE'S END is hiring an EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT to support senior management.

This is a full-time position that offers a competitive salary, health insurance, 401k plan and paid vacation.

Duties include but not limited to:

• Scheduling of appointments and managing calendars

• Managing correspondence (emails, phone, and letters) on behalf of supervisor

• Coordinating travel arrangements for supervisor and family

• Coordinating hospitality for clients at Keeneland, Churchill Downs and Breeders' Cup

• Special projects as assigned

Qualifications:

• Two years' prior experience as an executive assistant

• High school diploma with college degree preferred but not required

• Excellent grammar and communication skills

• Excellent computer skills including all Microsoft Office programs

• Must be flexible, extremely organized and be able to complete tasks independently

Please submit resume and cover letter to Thomas Hyams via email to [email protected].

All submissions will be kept confidential.

Listed 11/16/2022


IRELAND:

Marlhill House Stud
Requires full-time Stud Groom
Great opportunity to be part of a small team with excellent remuneration and house provided.
Applicant must have
  • at least 5 years previous stud experience
  • full driver's license
  • be able to work off own initiative
Apply in confidence to 0878384156
[email protected]
www.marlhillhousestud.com

Listed 11/15/2022


NEW YORK:

Career Opportunity: RACING ASSOCIATE, New York

MyRacehorse is a pioneer of affordable racehorse ownership, enabling individuals to compete at the highest level for a fraction of the cost through our suite of fractional shares. The MyRacehorse Team is seeking a highly passionate individual that has a strong knowledge of horse racing to join the team as a Racing Associate. You will be joining our racing stable helping to manage a stable of over 100 horses across the United States while supporting our communications and events team in delivering exceptional customer experience to our 50,000 + owners.
Experience is preferred, but we are absolutely willing to teach the right person, you just need to be knowledgeable, passionate and committed to celebrating racehorse ownership!

Responsibilities & Requirements:
● Visit our horses at the track and the farms to get updates and insights on their training.
● Capture videos and pictures of their workouts and other day-to-day training activities.
● Get updates from our trainers and their staff on set times, health, race targets, and workouts
● Interview key stakeholders and upload videos to our proprietary owner experience app
● Work with our US Racing Manager to research and analyze condition books and competitive landscape
● Lead exclusive owner tours to visit the horses and farms and stable
● On race day you will be responsible for managing the ownership experience including owner access to the paddock and winners' circle
● On race days you will also be responsible to get videos of the horse preparing for the race and interviews with the trainer and jockey post-race
● Support the Bloodstock team on diligence and research for the yearling and two-year-old sales
● Support Stable Communication's team to ensure timely, relevant, and insightful updates are provided to our partners.
● Excellent communication, interpersonal and research skills required
● Passionate for horses and/or thoroughbreds horse racing is a must
● Willing to travel

Compensation:
● Full-time Pay: $50,000.00 – $60,000.00 per year. A Part-Time option may be available for the right candidate.
● Full-time salary and benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, paid holidays, PTO, and more to be discussed.
● Schedule: Tuesday to Saturday with some requirements for Sundays on Raceday

Please send your resume to: [email protected]

Listed 11/12/2022


KENTUCKY:

FOALING PERSON

Major Thoroughbred horse farm in central Kentucky has an opening for an experienced night foaling person. Applicant must have several years experience delivering foals and the immediate aftercare of both mare and foal. This position requires someone who is able to work 7pm – 7am, 6 nights per week. Must have excellent references.

This is a long-term employment opportunity with excellent pay and benefits including profit sharing with 401K and health, dental and life insurance.

Please send resume to: [email protected]

Listed 11/11/2022


KENTUCKY:

Gainesway Farm seeking Foaling Attendant

Gainesway has an immediate opening for a Foaling Attendant. Candidates will need to have prior experience in a similar position; recognizing mares in foal and assisting with foaling. The position will also assist in administering medication as needed, mucking and cleaning stalls and be able to lift feed bags and hay sacks. We prefer someone with a reliable work history and transportation to and from work.

The hours are 7pm-7am, four to six days per week as needed as well as some overtime.

If you are qualified and would like to join a great team, apply for our Foaling Attendant position today.

Applicants can apply online at gainesway.com/employment or in person at 3750 Paris Pike, Lexington, KY

Listed 11/9/2022


KENTUCKY:

THE NATIONAL THOROUGHBRED RACING ASSOCIATION (NTRA) is seeking an individual
to manage its Finance department. The position will be based in the organization's Lexington, Ky., office.

Expressions of interest and resumes may be sent to the following contact:

[email protected]

Position Summary:
• Manager level position with opportunity for advancement.
• Interpret and present financial results, budget variances, and other pertinent financial activity to senior management.
• Manage and prepare the annual budget and financial projections and manage monthly reports for all company business units
(e.g., • National Horseplayers Championship, Eclipse Awards, Equine Discounts program)
• Manage Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable.
• Manage monthly electronic record keeping and schedule reconciliation of multiple accounts.
• Reconcile bank accounts and company credit cards.
• Manage monthly updating and uploading data from sponsors into Salesforce.
• Create quarterly schedules for commissions.
• Manage Property and Equipment schedules.
• Work closely with senior management to align financial performance to the organization's strategic priorities.
• Develop and implement all goals, policies and procedures relating to financial management.
• Coordinate employee benefit renewal process.
• Manage accounting staff (currently one other individual).
• Maintain cash and investment balances and project cash flow needs.
• Manage corporate risk and property and casualty insurance policies.
• Review and approve company tax returns.
• Oversee annual financial audit and work with auditors to prepare the annual report and notes to the audited financial statements.
• Prepare various financial analysis as needed for business units.
• Manage corporate leases and real estate needs.
• Implement internal controls to protect the financial integrity of the company.
• Report to company CEO and COO.

Position Summary:
• Bachelor's degree in accounting • MBA or CPA preferred • Three-five years of professional experience preferred
• Advanced MS Excel • Salesforce reporting • NetSuite reporting • Excellent analytical skills
• Ability to manage multiple tasks and complete priorities • Ability to effectively communicate

Listed 11/8/2022


 

KENTUCKY:

FULL-TIME NIGHTWATCH PERSON

Foaling Experience Required

Apply in person at 884 Iron Works Pike, Lexington, KY 40511

or via email at [email protected]

Listed 11/3/2022


KENTUCKY:

Career Opportunity: Farm Manager/Broodmare Manager

  • Full-time position
  • Very competitive compensation package
  • Private, well-appointed single family residence on farm and work vehicle provided
  • Ideal Candidate will be able to to oversee day-to-day operations of the farm, including 30+ mares and foals, yearlings, and layups
  • Ideal Candidate should possess strong communication skills to interface with the Advisory Team, as well as grooms, office staff, veterinarians, farriers, and supply vendors
  • Applicant should have extensive experience in all aspects of mare and foal care, including foaling, administering medications/vaccinations, post-surgery rehab, bio-security, and management of foal & herd health

Pin Oak provides a unique opportunity for the right individual to join a growing team with a healthy and welcoming workplace environment.
We seek to add a motivated team player to our management crew who will assist in building a top-class breeding and racing operation in Central Kentucky.

All inquiries will be strictly confidential

Positions also available with mares & foals and yearlings.

Inquiries to:
Matt Weinmann[email protected]
Clifford BarryCbar[email protected]

Listed: 11/02/22

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