The R&A - Working for Golf

Work at The R&A

The R&A employ staff in a diverse range of departments including golf development, course management, equipment testing, hospitality, Championship operations, Rules, finance, IT, marketing and communications, and golf heritage.  

Our jobs vacancies page displays employment opportunities in both permanent and temporary roles.  We are always on the lookout for talented individuals and encourage those who wish to develop their career at The R&A to upload their CV.

We will hold personal details for a maximum of six months. If an appropriate vacancy arises during that time our HR team will be in touch. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further details on how your information will be stored.

The R&A is currently developing its operations in a number of areas and is creating several new positions across the organisation in 2017. If you would like to be part of a dynamic and growing team working at the heart of golf then please see the vacancies below


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The R&A, the governing body for the Rules of Golf worldwide (excluding the USA and Mexico), is seeking to recruit a permanent, full-time Manager to oversee a range of data projects. This job would also include management of the administration and technological development of the World Amateur Golf Rankings™ (WAGR).

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The R&A, the governing body for the Rules of Golf worldwide (excluding the USA and Mexico), is offering a position within its Equipment Standards department. The purpose of this role is to primarily to perform technical testing on golf equipment (clubs and balls) in order to help to determine its conformance to the Rules of Golf.

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The R&A (the governing body for golf) is seeking to fill an exciting permanent post in the Championship Department.   Based in St Andrews and reporting to the Assistant Director – Championships Operations, this key role will embrace a wide range of duties surrounding the organisation and planning of the transportation operations.

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