We love racing, we love entertaining people, creating memories to share and treasure! We are one of the largest operators of racecourses in the U.K and love working with people that are quick thinking, collaborative and commercial. We encourage each other to think big, challenge the norm and work at pace to deliver exceptional results. If you’re looking to build a successful career built on knowledge, trust and integrity and one that is full of potential then we think you’ll love working here too.

Sunderland Greyhound Stadium part of Arena Racing Company (ARC) is looking for a Sales and Marketing Assistant to join the team. The successful candidate will assist the Sales and Marketing Executive to plan and carry out direct marketing activity in accordance with the agreed business plan and targets.

Some of the Key Responsibilities

  • Carry out marketing strategy set out by Sales & Marketing Executive
  • Promote new products and promotions to optimum level via website telesales, field-based visits, external and internal advertising
  • Help develop and maintain marketing strategies to meet agreed company objectives
  • Ensure website and social media platforms for Sunderland Greyhound Stadium are continually updated/maintained and easy to access for customers
  • Take and secure sales via telephone, email and in person upselling where possible and building a relationship with customers to ensure repeat business
  • Update the customer database of new and existing customers and ensure it is maintained on a regular basis

Person Specification

  • GCSEs at grade C/4 or above


  • Previous Sales and Marketing experience is advantageous
  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience in a customer service role


  • Attention to detail
  • Self-motivated
  • Excellent communicator
  • Customer service focused (internal and external)
  • Organised and influential

In return we can offer you

  • A competitive salary
  • 22 days holiday per year plus Bank Holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Personal and professional development opportunities
  • A range of racing & leisure benefits including complimentary tickets, offers and discounts at our racecourses and hotels across the Arena Racing Company group.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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