The role: Payments Business Development Manager
We are looking for a Payments Business Development Manager to join our busy and dynamic Payments Business Development team in our Isle of Man office.
Why we need you:-
You will be the day to day contact for all relevant stakeholders that require assistance and receive an allocated amount of payment partners in connection with ongoing business. You’ll work independently to carry out regular partner business review meetings and have ownership of implementing these agreed actions.
You will carry out regular assessments of business risk, corporate due diligence and service levels with all relevant partners to ensure they perform to the contractually agreed requirements. As well as, working within agreed Group strategy to negotiate payment and service providers contracts. You’ll attend relevant payment conferences in order to gather information about new innovations and trends in the payments industry.
You will observe emerging payments products and prepare analysis and recommendations for the Group’s management. You’ll research new payments revenue opportunities available on the Market and support the Head of Strategic Payments with the trending process for new strategic payments partners and the preparation of new partner contracts, as well as other ad hoc duties as required.
Who are we looking for:-
You will have extensive experience within the online payments processing industry and be educated to degree level. You will have experience in market research and owning cross functional projects. You will have excellent communication skills in English as you will be required to communicate effectively across the whole business.
You’ll have strong commercial business acumen, planning and organizational skills with the ability to multitask across projects. You will have excellent analytical skills with attention to detail, as well as, having a proactive, independent and results oriented attitude using your own initiative.
You will have strong relationship management skills with a proven supplier negotiation track record and a strong understanding of the state of payment processing within different global regions and knowledge of current industry trends.
As the ideal candidate, you will have:-
An understanding of the online gaming industry and its regulatory environment is desirable. If you have understanding of the online payments regulatory environment and are fluent in Russian this would also be a plus.
What’s in it for you?
The salary for this job is based on experience so whilst we are not able to provide such details at this stage, we can confirm that we offer an excellent salary and benefits package.
Our benefits include a discretionary annual performance bonus, premium health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (providing you all live at the same address).
As an advocate of work/life balance, we offer an annual personal interest allowance where we encourage personal learning outside of working hours; e.g. driving lessons, cookery classes and circus training (to name a few that our people have used this towards). To support you in developing your skills and career, we will provide ongoing training. We offer many more great perks such as an annual travel loan, subsidised massage sessions, free drinks, snacks, hot beverages and fresh fruit every day.
What happens next?
We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview
The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Isle of Man service office in the Payments Business Development department.