We are looking for a Sportsbook Trader to join our busy and dynamic team based in our Dublin service office.
Why we need you: -
You will be responsible for delivering on one or more of our Sports products. This is an influential role reporting to a Trading Manager and taking on responsibilities of implementing our strategy on products across all platforms, both pre-event and in-play in various jurisdictions.
*Please note this is a night shift based position with shifts falling on weekends and bank holidays. Shifts are 8 hours long and run between 9PM and 5AM*
Who are we looking for: -
You’ll be involved in the implementation of the Sportsbook strategy for our products pre-approved with the Trading Manager. You’ll be monitoring markets to ensure that prices are correct relative to the market and actively implementing the Group Trading Strategy so a minimum of 12 months working in a trading environment is important.
You’ll be managing bet acceptance on those markets across multiple channels and legislation's in line with the Group’s procedures along with handling queries escalated from the Group’s Support Service Gaming Specialists so being numerate with a strong mathematical background and a thorough understanding of bookmaking theory.
You’ll be a quick and decisive decision maker who thrives on making decisions under pressure as you’ll be recommending and advising on strategy to ensure key deliverables are achieved across all products as well as assisting trading managers in adhoc analysis, reports and administrative tasks as required.
As the ideal candidate, you will have: -
Proven experience in a similar role is desirable as you’ll be working with other departments within Sportsbook including but not limited to In-Play, Trading Analysis, Product, and Marketing teams to ensure profitability is maximised for Sportsbook products and jurisdictions. Experience of Sports modelling and sport modelling tools would also be beneficial as you’ll be assisting and providing specialist recommendation to changes or improvements of new products to enhance Sportsbook revenue generation. A degree in maths/statistics is also desirable.
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 also like to throw in a discretionary annual performance bonus. In addition, we can provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to Dublin.
We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). In addition, you are entitled to join our company pension scheme.
Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress 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, drinks and an onsite gym (if you’re into that kind of thing).
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 will be based in Group’s Dublin service office in the Sportsbook Trading department.