Sportsbook Trading Assistant

Job Type:
Dublin, Ireland

We are looking for a Sportsbook Trading Assistant to join our busy and dynamic team based in our Dublin service office.

Why we need you: -

You will be responsible for servicing regular and ad-hoc information requests from Traders, covering a range of sports queries concerning business levels, liabilities and profits from various betting markets. You’ll also be monitoring the profitability of BetStars individual customers using profiling tools designed by our QA team.

*Please note this is a shift based position with shifts falling on weekends and bank holidays. Shifts are 8.5 hours long and run between 7AM and 10PM*

Who are we looking for:

This role will involve the creation and maintenance of reports using a range of software products and development of effective systems and procedures. Analysis and interpretation of data to produce meaningful information for Group management, in particular changes in patterns and trends, will be a big part of your day.

You’ll be assisting other traders in ensuring that fixtures are published accurately and in a timely fashion along with presenting this information for review by Group management in a clear and accessible manner so an excellent attention to detail is essential for this role.

Testing new builds of the trading systems and reporting back to Group on these is an important element of this role so you’ll need a proven demonstration of an analytical approach to problem solving along with a strong affinity with working in data/maths driven environment.

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

A keen interest in betting and gaming as you’ll be acting as a liaison between trading and other teams within the Group’s Sportsbook department. Extracting information and collation of data from a variety of different sources will also be a big element of this role and whilst being degree qualified in a largely numerate discipline is desirable it isn’t an essential requirement for this role.

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 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 will be based in Group’s Dublin service office, and report into the Senior Manager Trading Operations.