British Dressage
British Dressage
circa £27,500 pa
South West
Contract type
Permanent (Full time)
Closing date
24 November 2017
Interview date
27 November 2017
Job Description
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join British Dressage in the pivotal role of Regional Development Officer for the South West region. Working full-time from home, but with extensive travel, the successful candidate will cover activity throughout the South West region, promoting and developing British Dressage.

The RDO is responsible for co-ordinating and organising activity in South West region, in line with policy set by BD Technical Committees and the Board of Directors. British Dressage has ambitious plans for development and you will take a central role in delivering a range of dynamic initiatives in this thriving region.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic team player, with excellent inter-personal, communication and organisational skills. You will need to be independent and self-motivated with an in-depth knowledge of affiliated dressage, ideally located within the region.

Reporting into the Regional & Volunteer Manager, you will work closely with, and under the direction of, the volunteer Regional Committee for South West region, which includes a Chairman and representatives for coaching, rider training, judges, para dressage, marketing and BD Youth.

This busy and varied role requires a flexible approach to working, with evening and weekend work an essential aspect of this position, including occasional overnight stays away from home.

Candidates will be required to have a full driving license and have access to their own car for travelling. Working from home, computer and internet access is essential, as is experience of Microsoft software packages.
How to apply
To apply please send a covering letter and your CV to: Angela Green, British Dressage, Meriden Business Park, Copse Drive, Meriden, West Midlands CV5 9RG or email

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