Sportsbook Content Intern

Category:
Sportsbook
Job Type:
Location:
Onchan, Isle of Man

Job Purpose

The Intern programme launched in 2015 and, after four successful years with high demand, we’re going to be back, bigger and better for 2019 with a Content Intern up for grabs in our Sportsbook team!

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.

Reporting to the Content Team manager you will assist with planning and populating the sports sites with relevant and popular sporting events from around the globe. You will work closely with the Sports team daily to assist with operational duties, analysis and reporting.

We have designed this programme with you, the student, at the heart of everything, ensuring you gain maximum exposure and experience throughout the twelve-month placement, something not all placements can offer.

Please note - the deadline to apply for this role is 8th February.

Your Responsibilities

  • Scheduling of upcoming global sporting events such as the 2018 World Cup
  • Publishing live sporting events and configuring content to the Sports website
  • Planning and executing the sports website via content management system (CMS)
  • Site monitoring and quality assurance
  • Ad-hoc project work as assigned by Content Managers
  • Basic reporting and report analysis
  • Working closely with other Sports operational teams (Trading, Product and Compliance).

What do we need from you?

Essential

  • Passion for Sports
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to function as a self-starter with emphasis on getting things done with focus on efficiency
  • Quality focus and attention to detail
  • Flexibility to work weekends

Desirable

  • Sports betting knowledge
  • Web development experience
  • Product Management experience

Our Values

  • Focus on the customer
  • Work as a team
  • Strive for excellence
  • Have courage
  • Show passion

The 3 Step Recruitment Process

1) Simply click apply, complete the application form and submit a copy of your CV and cover letter.

2) Successful candidates will be invited to the next stage where you will be asked complete an online video interview.

3) The final stage is a face-to-face interview which will take place with the Hiring Manager.

Perks and Benefits

This role offers an excellent salary and benefits package and whilst we don’t like to brag, we think we’re a pretty great place to work! Don’t believe us? Check out our Work at The Stars Group social profiles on Facebook, Instagram & LinkedIn and decide for yourself.

The Isle of Man is our headquarters; a modern, open plan office with an unlimited supply of snacks & drinks.

Our social team organise great events; including our sensational summer and Christmas parties. As an advocate of work/life balance, we offer an annual personal interest allowance where we encourage personal learning outside of working hours. Some courses our stars have used this for include 3D unicorn cake makingskiing lessons and learning to scuba dive.

You might only be with us for one year but we’re committed to investing in the development of all our Stars. Our in-house Learning team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress during your time with us.