BHA Careers

The BHA is fortunate to have around 250 employees and 100 sessional workers who possess team spirit and a desire to contribute to the values and mission of the organisation.

 Employees will join a committed team and supportive workforce.

At the BHA, we are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and promote diversity throughout the organisation.  We welcome people from a variety of backgrounds, who possess team spirit and will contribute to delivering on the BHA values and mission.

A list of current vacancies at the BHA is shown below. Please note new jobs will be added periodically, so please continue checking this page to view latest jobs.

Digital Assistant (Great British Racing)

British Horseracing’s official promotional body, Great British Racing (GBR), are looking for a creative digital assistant to join their agile team based in London. GBR aim to broaden racing’s popularity and, in doing so, help increase engagement with and participation in the sport through raceday attendance, TV viewing and shared racehorse ownership. The ideal candidate will be passionate about sport and possess a strong interest in digital marketing, content creation, and social media management. Through working with GBR the chosen candidate will play an essential role in bringing the sport’s major stories and major events to life. An enthusiastic, people person will excel in this role.

  • For more information on the role and to apply, click here.
  • The closing date for applications is Wednesday 20 March 2024.

Junior Lawyer

The BHA is seeking a junior lawyer to join the Legal and Governance team. This is an exciting, hybrid-based opportunity for a junior lawyer from a private practice or in-house background to join our team of three senior lawyers. You will need to have a “can-do” attitude to support the team with the wide and varied work that we cover. You will need to be highly organised with a good understanding of contract/ commercial law, a working knowledge of data protection law and bring sound judgement and analytical skills. You will need to be discreet, trustworthy and reliable, with the highest standards of integrity. An interest in horseracing is useful but not essential.

  • For more information on the role and to apply, click here.
  • The closing date for applications is Tuesday 26 March 2024.

Stable Inspecting Officer (Newmarket and surrounding area)

We are looking for a highly efficient and dynamic individual to join the existing Stable Inspecting Officers. The BHA operates an intelligence led, risked based stable inspection regime for all licensed premises, ensuring that Trainers and their training establishments meet requirements in respect of suitability, security and welfare. Ongoing targeted inspections are tasked based on those overarching assessments. The core function of this role is to conduct stable inspections and monitor participants to ensure that the licensing requirements and Rules of Racing are upheld. Working with the wider inspectorate team, you will be a key decision maker in assessing the suitability of trainers and their premises for licensing, based primarily in Newmarket and surrounding areas. You may also be required to assist in wider integrity investigations and provide a BHA Integrity presence on racedays. The Stable Inspectors also play an important part in the provision of integrity education to participants.

  • For more information on the role and to apply, click here.
  • The closing date for applications is Thursday 29 February 2024.

Recruitment Companies

If you are a recruitment agency, job board or a consultancy firm please be advised that we don’t use agencies as we have our own recruitment methods and job boards.