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. 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

How your information will be used

In order to progress your application, for administrative purposes, The R&A will record, keep, and hold the personal data which you have provided in this application form stored in our Human Resources files. Your data will not be transferred to any third parties outside of The R&A group companies. If your application is successful, The R&A will hold this data as part of your employee record which will be stored on the basis of our Privacy Policy. In the event that your application is unsuccessful, we will hold the application form and the data contained for three months in case of a future vacancy which we may invite you to apply for, following which we will delete it.

If you have any questions about The R&A’s use of your data, please contact us by email at privacy@randa.org.

Vacancies

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The R&A governs golf around the world and is at the forefront of in modernising the sport and making it more relevant to today’s society.

We are looking for an experienced Corporate Communications professional, with a passion for sport, to join our Corporate Communications team.

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The R&A is seeking to recruit a permanent, full-time Executive Assistant to provide high-level administrative support to the Executive Director -  Finance. This role requires a high level of organisation and attention to detail with the utmost confidentiality.

You must be able to use your initiative, adopting a pro-active approach and apply sound judgement at all times. This role presents an excellent opportunity for the right candidate.

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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 experienced cleaning staff to join this famous established organisation.  

Primarily based in Forgan House, St Andrews this role is to maintain the high standards of cleanliness and hygiene throughout the organisation’s various buildings, including the British Golf Museum.

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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 experienced cleaning staff to join this famous established organisation.

Primarily based in Forgan House, St Andrews this role is to maintain the high standards of cleanliness and hygiene throughout the organisation’s various buildings, including the British Golf Museum.

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The British Golf Museum located in St Andrews is a 5 star museum with a stunningly designed café/restaurant with almost 350 degree panoramic views of the Old Course, West Sands beach and sea view.  

Our aim is to provide an amazing visitor experience with an exceptional level of service excellence. The Café at the Museum offers a Scottish menu using locally sourced produce. Job Specification Apply Now

Based in St Andrews, The R&A runs professional championships including The Open and the AIG Women’s British Open, elite amateur events, international matches and rankings.

The R&A, through R&A Rules Ltd, governs the sport worldwide, outside of the United States and Mexico, on behalf of over 36 million golfers in 143 countries and with the consent of 157 organisations from amateur and professional golf. The R&A is at the forefront in modernising the sport and making it more relevant to today’s society. 

The R&A’s purpose is to make golf more accessible, appealing and inclusive and to ensure it is thriving 50 years from now.  Ticketing / Player Relations plays a key role in supporting that purpose and we are looking for a Player Ticketing & Accreditation Assistant to join that team.

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