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Career Opportunities

Full-time Position(s):

Competition Assistant

The United States Dressage Federation (USDF), a non-profit equine organization focused on the sport of dressage, has an immediate opening for a full-time, hourly competition assistant. The applicant must possess excellent data entry skills; provide exceptional customer service; have good written and oral communication skills; must be detail-oriented and versatile; must be able to work independently, as well as in a team environment; provide administrative support to the department and must be able to multi-task, while meeting assigned deadlines. In addition, the position will require assisting other departments as needed. The applicant must possess proficient computer skills including database management and competency in all Microsoft Office applications.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Accurate data entry of competition results into the USDF database
  • Communicating and verifying with competitors and show management regarding eligibility requirements.
  • Assisting with shipping, sorting and receiving of materials for events
  • Assisting members and directing phone calls and emails
  • Providing administrative support in the following areas, including but not limited to:
    • Interfacing with key volunteers, members, competitions management and staff in support of all aspects of USDF championship programs.
    • Creating and maintaining databases
    • Creating templates, forms and evaluation documents
    • Statistical analysis and data entry
    • Providing web-based and record-based research
    • Providing research and analysis for special projects
    • Maintaining and updating website information related to programs
    • Scanning of documents
    • Data entry
  • Familiarity with current USDF program rules.

Equine knowledge and familiarity with USDF and United States Equestrian (USEF) rules helpful.

Salary is commensurate with experience. If interested and possess the necessary qualifications, please send letter and of interest and resume to:

Human Resources
United States Dressage Federation, Inc.
4051 Iron Works Parkway
Lexington, KY 40511
Fax: 859-971-7722