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Marketing Officer (Happy Wednesday) The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Marketing Officer (Happy Wednesday) The Hong Kong Jockey Club

Job Highlights

  • propose and implement event marketing strategies
  • manage external agencies
  • coordinate with internal parties

Job Description

The Department

The Racing Marketing Department plays a main role in driving the entertainment ambience and attendance of the racecourses, racing sports marketing, racing sponsorship commitment execution, English Broadcasting (who plays a key part in racing sports marketing) and Broadcasting Operations team. The department is responsible for the strategy development and execution of racing event marketing and racing sports marketing.

Happy Wednesday team is to develop and implement short and long-term marketing plans to promote the public’s interest and participation in horse racing as a lifestyle social entertainment activity and as the pinnacle in the world of racing sports.


The Job

You will

  • Lead in implementing event marketing strategies and ensure event plans are executed effectively into overall marketing campaigns
  • Manage the implementation of events from beginning to end and ensure flawless execution of every phase of the events
  • Manage external agencies as required and ensure Club’s procurement guidelines are followed in acquiring the highest quality work from most value-for-money suppliers
  • Manage and coordinate internal budgets and vendor invoices
  • Propose new ideas for event entertainment
  • Coordinate with internal parties to ensure smooth operation and communication within the Club
  • Perform any other tasks as assigned by the immediate supervisor and/or management from time to time


About You

You should have

  • A university degree in a business-related discipline, preferably in Marketing
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of brand marketing or event management experience gained from a branding or event agency
  • Experience in executing events
  • Excellent communication and co-ordination skills to manage external and internal parties
  • Good interpersonal skills, detail-minded, proactive and be creative and result-oriented
  • Be independent, multi-task oriented, and be able to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Good command in both written and spoken English and Chinese
  • Work on race meetings as operations require
  • Experience with Oracle is preferred


Terms of employment

The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualification and experience. A contract employment will be offered to the successful candidate. Contract renewal will be subject to mutual agreement between the Club and the individual.


How to Apply

Please send your resume, complete with expected salary and job reference by clicking "Apply Now" button or to:

The Human Resources Department
The Hong Kong Jockey Club
1 Sports Road, Happy Valley
Hong Kong


We are an equal opportunity employer. Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with the Club's notice to employees and prospective employees relating to the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance. A copy of which will be provided immediately upon request.

Additional Information

Career Level
Entry Level
Years of Experience
3 years
Employment Type
Contract, Full Time
Company Website

Company Overview

Founded in 1884, The Hong Kong Jockey Club is a world-class racing club that acts continuously for the betterment of our society. The Club has a unique integrated business model, comprising racing and racecourse entertainment, a membership club, responsible sports wagering and lottery, and charities and community contribution. Through this model, the Club generates economic and social value for the community and supports the Government in combatting illegal gambling. In 2017/18, the Club made a record return to the Government of HK$22.6 billion in duty and profits tax and contributed HK$1.2 billion to the Lotteries Fund. Approved charity donations were HK$4.2 billion. The Club is Hong Kong's largest single taxpayer and one of the city’s major employers. Its Charities Trust is also one of the world's top ten charity donors. The Club is always "riding high together for a better future" with the people of Hong Kong.


香港賽馬會(「馬會」)成立於1884年,是致力建設更美好社會的世界級賽馬機構。馬會透過其結合賽馬及馬場娛樂、會員會所、有節制體育博彩及獎券,以及慈善及社區貢獻的獨特綜合營運模式,創造經濟及社會價值,並協助政府打擊非法賭博。2017/18年度,馬會透過各項博彩稅及利得稅,為政府庫房帶來破紀錄的226億港元收入,並向獎券基金撥款12億港元。另外,已審批慈善捐款達42億港元。馬會是全港最大的單一納稅機構,也是香港主要僱主之一,其慈善信託基金位列全球十大慈善捐助機構。馬會將繼續與香港市民「同心同步同進 共創更好未來」。

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