Employment Opportunities

HBLB has the following vacancy:

Data Analyst
Competitive salary + excellent benefits
The Horserace Betting Levy Board collects an annual levy from the horseracing business of betting operators and distributes it in accordance with the organisation’s statutory responsibilities. In 2023, this includes £86m of budgeted funding directly related to the staging of approaching 1,500 fixtures.
Reporting to the Racing & Betting Manager, the Data Analyst will assess the performance of race by race betting data, in particular in relation to the cost effectiveness of certain racing related expenditure, and provide comprehensive statistical analysis, data driven evidence and recommendations to Horseracing and Betting Industry representatives. They will be expected to drive innovation and change to grow betting activity on British Racing.
The ideal candidate will be highly numerate, likely qualified to degree level or equivalent in mathematics, statistics or a related field, with advanced Excel skills and experience in effectively scrutinising significant quantities of data. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate data effectively to a wide range of stakeholders will be essential, as will an understanding and appreciation of racing and betting.
In return we offer:
  • Competitive salary and benefits package including 25 days holiday + bank holidays, employer pension contributions up to 15%, season-ticket loan, enhanced parental leave and more
  • Excellent office facilities in Canary Wharf 
  • Flexibility around hybrid home / office working
To apply please submit your CV and covering letter including remuneration details by email to retained consultant Hugh Nickerson of Conundrum Consulting Ltd. search@conundrum.co.uk
The closing date for applications will be 1st December 2023 and the ability to start early in the New Year would be advantageous.
The Horserace Betting Levy Board is an equal opportunities employer. 
Conundrum Consulting Ltd. is an HR and Executive Search consultancy.

If you are interested in a career in horseracing please see https://careersinracing.com/ 

Last Updated: 10 November 2023