London based (Hybrid Flexibility)
Salary: Grade AT2 £28,000
The British Horseracing Authority is the single governing and regulatory body for British Horseracing which ensures the continuing integrity and successful development of the sport. It is the BHA's role to act for and on behalf of the whole sport, ensuring the highest standards for the sport and participants, on and away from the racecourse. Our vision is simple: to build a brighter future for our sport, our horses and our people.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated and motivated individual to join the Equine Medication and Anti-Doping Department. The Anti-Doping Administrator will work to implement and support the BHA’s equine anti-doping strategy and will act as the first point of contact for the Equine Anti-Doping Department, providing information to trainers, breeders, owners and vets. The Anti-Doping Administrator is responsible for handling confidential data on a daily basis, therefore integrity and discretion are essential, alongside excellent communication skills. Other responsibilities include test planning, data coordination and management of sample results.
The successful candidate will have meticulous attention to detail and a proactive and flexible approach. Essential skills include proficiency in MS Office Packages and the capability to manage electronic databases, as well as the ability to work to deadlines and coordinate effective processes and procedures to ensure the smooth running of the department.
Ideally, the candidate will have a sound knowledge of the horseracing industry, and an understanding of regulation and the Rules of Racing, particularly in regards to anti-doping and equine welfare.
As the needs of the business change this role will change accordingly, therefore this document should be viewed as guidelines which are subject to change.
Culturally, we take pride in the way we work and what we achieve. We are committed to advancing the work of equality, diversity and inclusion and we want to attract the best people from the widest talent pool, as well as those who reflect the diverse nature of our society.
If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience, please apply by completing our application form on the following link Application Form.
The closing date for applications will be 13th October 2023.