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 is recruiting an Executive Assistant to support the Executive Director of Corporate Communications. This newly created position at the governing body’s offices in St Andrews will be a full-time, permanent role within the busy Corporate Communications department.

Providing high level administrative support to the Executive Director and the team, the Executive Assistant will be responsible for organising meetings, booking travel and accommodation, diary management and providing administrative support at events including The Open.

To apply for this vacancy, please send your CV and covering letter, stating your salary expectation, to Caroline Lee – recruitment@randa.org prior to the closing date of Tuesday 11 December 2018.

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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 primarily to perform technical testing on golf equipment (clubs and balls) in order to help to determine its conformance to the Rules of Golf. 

To apply for this vacancy, please send your c.v. and covering letter, stating your salary expectations, by Friday 7th December 2018 to Laura Kane – recruitment@randa.org

 

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The R&A, the governing body for golf and organiser of The Open, one of the world’s greatest sporting events, is seeking a Ticketing Assistant to support the work of its Ticketing Department.  An enthusiastic, friendly, professional and efficient person is required for this role. Job Specification Apply Now
The R&A, the governing body for golf and organiser of The Open, one of the world’s greatest sporting events, is seeking a Ticketing & Accreditation Assistant to support the work of its Ticketing Department.  An enthusiastic, friendly, professional and efficient person is required for this role. Job Specification Apply Now