Project Manager (6 month contract)

Business Support
Job Type:
Douglas, Isle of Man

The role: Project Manager (6 month contract)

We are looking for a Project Manager (6 month contract) to join our busy and dynamic team based in our Isle of Man Office.

Why we need you: -

As Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing multiple mobile gaming projects from initiation from to launch and beyond; this will also include a coordination with 3rd Party Suppliers.  You’ll be required to understand both agile project management and the mobile/ social gaming space. Whilst having, great organisation and communication skills, with the ability to work with international teams, including software development, QA, Legal, Accounts and 3rd party providers. You will also be required to manage all 3rd Party Relationships including Slot Machine Providers and 3rd Party Development Houses.

We’re looking for you to organise meetings and conference calls, including daily stand ups, project planning and retrospective meetings; with the ability to ensure all action points are noted and acted on in a timely manner.

You will need to create, maintain and manage all aspects of JIRA and confluence in relation to the Stars Play projects; this will include several Kanban Boards and Confluence team spaces where all documentation is stored and managed. You’ll work closely with slot machine providers; ensuring monthly touch points are in place and owning the monthly revenue report process.

This role also requires the running of projects with 3rd party development houses; including set-up and maintenance of both JIRA and Confluence environments to suit the needs of the development house. As well as, ownership of both Legal and Accounting tasks, which involves use of the IPOS and CROS internal Systems.

Who are we looking for:

You’ll be someone with proven experience managing projects with the ability to take ownership of all aspects of a project from concept to completion. You will have experience using JIRA and Confluence and similar project management tools. As well as, an understanding of Agile and Scrum project management practice.

We’re looking for you to have experience working with 3rd party providers and development houses, as well as, excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will be a well organised individual with clear attention to detail.

As the ideal candidate, you will have: -

You’ll have a passion for mobile and social gaming with a genuine interest in interactive product development and be data driven as a plus.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus. In addition, we can provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to the Isle of Man.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). In addition, you can join our company pension scheme. You can make the most of our personal interest allowance in order to learn something new or pursue a hobby. If you have a baby whilst you work for us, we will give you 1000 GBP as congratulations.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support to develop your skills and support you in progressing your career.

We have a canteen which offers hot and cold options for breakfast and lunch and we contribute £3 daily towards this. In addition, there is free fresh fruit, snacks and drinks.

Our social team organise great events; including our sensational summer and Christmas parties.

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 Group

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 office in the Product department