The Perth Racing Business Development team works hard to promote non-race day events, conferences and seminars plus functions and exhibitions. Within this division sits business development and partnership professionals who work from allocated budgets to identify and source new funding and supply opportunities to generate revenue and commercial deliverables.
Race Day Sales
Perth Racing has been the home of thoroughbred racing for over 100 years in Western Australia and with two race days every week, 52 weeks of the year we need to ensure the premium services we have on offer are promoted to our members and general public alike. These include our corporate suites, restaurants and pavilions that cater from small to large gatherings in a variety of dining venues and styles This team works tirelessly to provide assistance with the booking and administration of all Perth Racing venues and provides event management support on special race days to ensure customers’ expectations are exceeded.
Marketing and Membership
The brand of Perth Racing is core to the success of the organisation and is managed by our Marketing and Membership team consisting of traditional marketing professionals who are supported by graphic designers and e-commerce professionals. This department is focused on the development, implementation and management of marketing and media plans to support revenue, sales and profit targets for race days, non-race days, events and entertainment. If you want to help build the brand of Perth Racing and its venues then this area is for you.
The Facilities team are pivotal in ensuring the maintenance, presentation and day to day running of the buildings and infrastructure are at their very best at both Ascot and Belmont racecourses. Roles within this division are varied and include trades and facilities attendants in both casual and permanent capacities that involve constant improvement to both Ascot and Belmont Racecourses.
The large Tracks team is pivotal to the upkeep, maintenance and constant improvement of our tracks, and the surrounding grounds and gardens of both Ascot and Belmont racecourses. This division also offers positions involved in operating our tracks on race days and during track practice to ensure the safety and compliance of running a thoroughbred racecourse. Track positions within this team offer a variety of roles to those that enjoy being physical while working, enjoying the pleasant surrounds of Ascot and Belmont Racecourses and the Swan river.
The Finance team are our number crunching, balance sheet balancing, cost projecting, banking experts. They keep Perth Racing’s books up to date and on track for a profitable and fruitful future. Within this team you will find a mixture of entry level to senior finance roles to suit all needs and covers all areas of finance from management accounting to payroll.
Our Administrative teams are the heart of our business operations and support our teams to focus on what they do best in a dynamic and exciting environment. Anticipating the needs of managers and team members, our administration team resolve operational and administrative issues before they arise. Moving quickly with the changing environment, our administrative professionals are up to date with the latest events and services, and can use that knowledge to strategically support your team’s projects and goals.
People and Culture
Supporting and developing - two key words that best describe what People and Culture are here for. They support the employee life cycle across all divisions while ensuring, our diverse range of staff, are working in an environment providing motivation, challenge, reward, development and business growth.
Safety is Perth Racing’s number one priority and at the foundation of all that we do. Staff, jockeys, trainers and horses alike work in challenging and at times harsh environments. Whilst we have an expectation that safety is everyone’s responsibility our OHS team provide the tools and expertise to make sure we have an incident and accident free work place every day.
The Information Technology team works across a series of areas including integrating computer systems, coordinating and providing training, negotiating and managing information technology related contracts, and technology assistance and support. The department creates a technological environment that gives employees a safe, reliable and efficient system that helps towards maintaining a high level of productivity across the organisation.
Food and Beverage
Perth Racing’s biggest team provides a diverse range of high quality entertainment, event, dining and retail experiences for our guests over both race day and non-race day events. Successfully providing such a range and level of offerings is not achievable without dedication from our team over a multitude of roles in our functions, kitchen, restaurants, bars and retail spaces. The Food and Beverage department is always on the lookout for positive, customer serviced focused individuals who enjoy delighting our guests and relish a busy yet exciting environment.
Perth Racing Security provides premium security services for our Ascot and Belmont Racecourses as well as offering specialised external crowd control services for events of all sizes, with a team of security personnel fully committed to the provision of a specialised service. This department offers variety and excitement for those who hold the relevant qualifications in diverse, challenging and dynamic environments.
Production and Audio Visual
Our Production and Audio Visual team are responsible for ensuring our race day events are of the highest standard possible for patrons and includes broadcast of the races (vision and audio), equipment setup for bands and entertainers plus the creation of videos, animations and content. In addition to this, they also provide the production and operation of non-race day events and functions such as Fashion Shows, Trade Expos, Awards nights and much more!
The team include a variety of skilled technicians to service our systems and equipment plus operators and creatives, camera operators and editors.
Racing and Wagering
Our Racing and Wagering teams work closely with Racing & Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) to deliver multiplatform content of some of the most exciting racing in Australia to both patrons on and off course. Roles within these departments are customer focused to ensure racegoers receive excellent service to promote and facilitate on course betting.