Yulong Investments Australia Pty Ltd
We are the leading horse racing and breeding company in Victoria and own three farms, Bayles in Melbournes south-east, Limerick and Hillside in the northern Victoria. With the expansion of our business, we seek a Horse Stud Manager to join our talented and experienced team.
The role: Horse Stud Manager (full time)
Place of work: at our companys Limerick Farm situated at 115 Grenada Road, Mangalore, VIC 3663.
Reporting to: Managing Director.
Main duties and responsibilities of the role:
Managing and controlling horse farms construction work and normal horse farm maintenance.
Managing and controlling horse farms costs and preparing quarterly and annual budgets.
Coordinating and performing farming operations to breed and raise horses for competition.
Managing and coordinating daily schedules and assisting farriers and veterinarians work as required.
Supervising and managing farm workers and external contractors.
Carrying out breeding management of broodmares, yearling, foal and mare selection and preparation for sales.
Maintaining horse farms fences, water supply systems, equipment, gardening and farming areas.
Performing other tasks assigned by Managing Director with respect to horse farms.
Ensuring healthy and safe working practices and environment at the studs at all times.
Managing permanent and seasonal staff members.
Skills and experience required:
Minimum of 15 years of experience as a horse stud manager.
Knowledge and experience of racing industry and stallion breeding essential.
Experience in large international racing horse farming, breeding and stud management preferred.
Possessing a valid drivers licence and having good driving record.
Effective leadership skills to set and meet team goals through teamwork.
Diploma or Certificate in Management.
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
Proficient skills of Microsoft Office and Stud Farm Management computer software
Annual salary: $150,000 plus superannuation.
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