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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As we are approaching our busy season, The R&A, the governing body for Golf worldwide (excluding the USA and Mexico), is seeking an Administration Assistant to support the work of our Executive Assistants. You will provide a comprehensive and efficient administration service, delivered in a professional, confidential manner with excellent communication skills.

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The R&A, golf’s global governing body outside the USA and Mexico, is seeking to recruit an Assistant Director - Golf Development to assist in its delivery of support to the sport. The R&A supports golf in over 120 countries working through national governing bodies; its affiliates. Based in St Andrews, this represents an excellent opportunity for someone passionate about golf and its future.

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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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