Betting Analyst/Stipendiary Steward

posted Dec 21, 2011, 3:13 PM by RIU Information
The Racing Integrity Unit (RIU) manages the application of, and adherence to the Rules of Racing for Thoroughbred, Greyhound and Harness Racing in New Zealand. 

A vacancy now exists for part-time Betting Analyst (3 days per week) to join the RIU and contribute to the effective operation of racing and ensure that the rules and regulations both on and off-course are followed and adhered too, with the result that racing is conducted with integrity and there is enhanced public confidence in our industry.

The role includes but is not limited to
• Investigating form.
• Analysing betting and betting trends across the three racing codes.
• Develop and maintain relationships with the New Zealand TAB and overseas betting agencies.
• Providing daily information to Stipendiary Stewards on live betting trends.
• Assisting in hearings before the Judicial Control Authority.

A flexible approach to working hours is required due to the requirements of the industry. Some travel within New Zealand may be required. The role is based in Auckland.

You will have an extensive knowledge of betting and racing and be familiar with the industry as a whole. A high level of competency in IT operations, an ability to meet deadlines, and a high standard of analytical, written and verbal skills are required.

Importantly the appointee will be able to demonstrate a high level of integrity and apply decisions consistently and objectively.

This role is part-time however there is a possibility it could become full-time in the future.

Please forward your CV and covering letter by email to

A position description is available on the RIU website 

Applications close at 5pm Monday 16 January 2012.

RIU Information,
Dec 21, 2011, 3:13 PM