Assistant Director of Racing


Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course

Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course


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Regular Full-Time

Overview: We&rsquo;re always looking for talent that believes in having fun. At PENN Entertainment, you&rsquo;ll get to be a part of an exciting industry, where the days and nights are fast paced. You&rsquo;ll work with an incredibly diverse set of co-workers driven by their enthusiasm for helping people find and have more fun. You&rsquo;ll also get to work at a company that cares about your career growth and will help you get the support you need to expand your possibilities. <br /> <br /> Come, join us. It&rsquo;ll be fun.
Responsibilities: <ul><li>Supervising all parts of the Racing Department including Racing Secretary, Bookkeeper, Racing Officials and Track Superintendent and Racing Services Department including the Racing Services Management and Mutuels.</li><li>Ensure each department has proper and efficient staffing and be responsible for setting, and meeting, established budget and customer service goals and objectives. </li><li>Responsible for working with the Racing Services Management to set annual racing calendar and post times to optimize handle and revenue.</li><li>Responsible for annual planning and execution of racing operational and capital budgets, racing dates, promotions, wagering format, simulcasting schedules and annual racing permit applications for Racing Commission. </li><li>Communication and coordination with horsemen and breeders’ associations and Ohio State Racing Commission officials, including adherence to all Commission rules and regulations.</li><li>Involvement with racing industry organizations as needed.</li><li>Coordination with all internal departments to ensure racing goals and objectives are carried out and communicated effectively. </li><li>Position will include work at direction of the VP of Racing Operations and the General Manager at Mahoning Valley Race Course.</li><li>Projects at the direction of Corporate Vice President of Racing Operations, as well.</li><li>Responsible for ensuring the compliance with all regulatory compliance within area of responsibility and reporting potential issues to management.</li><li>Hollywood Gaming Mahoning Valley Race Course reserves the right to revise or change job duties and responsibilities as the need arises with appropriate notification to Team Members. </li><li>Other duties, as needed.</li></ul>
Requirements: <ul><li>Must have outgoing, energetic and enthusiastic attitude.</li><li>Must enjoy hosting others.</li><li>Must be comfortable initiating conversations and creating a fun environment with our guests.</li><li>Must be proficient in Microsoft applications.</li><li>Knowledge of financial software systems.</li><li>Ability to work efficiently in a team-oriented environment.</li><li>Strong decision-making and problem-solving skills.</li><li>Strong organization skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks.</li></ul>