US Sportsbook Trading Manager

Job Type:
Dublin, Ireland

We’re looking for a Sportsbook Trading Manager to join our busy and dynamic team in our Dublin, service office.

Why we need you: -

You will be responsible for the pricing, trading – and ultimately profitability – of all US Sports, both for pre-event and in-play. It extends beyond trading and into product. You will help mould how FOX Bet and BetStars become industry leading US Sports providers.

Who are we looking for: -

You’ll be leading sports traders covering all US sports and will define, handle and monitor the KPIs for each of the respective sub-departments namely Basketball, American Football, Ice Hockey and Baseball. You’ll be a shown leader who is passionate about sport and betting especially one or more US Sports.

5+ years experience of working in a trading environment of which at least 2 years is in a managerial and leadership role is important as you’ll be working closely with other departments including but not limited to Trading, Marketing, Product and Quant Analysis, to make sure that FOX Bet and BetStars are offering the best and most comprehensive product possible.

It’s important that you’re numerate, with a strong mathematical background and a thorough understanding of bookmaking theory as well as a quick and decisive decision maker who thrives on making decisions under pressure.

You’ll be working with our suppliers to improve the quality of both our trading tools and our customer experience so you’ll need exceptional organisational skills and first class interpersonal skills with the ability to foster relationships with peers and senior management

As the ideal candidate, you will have: -

A maths based degree, knowledge and working relationship with feed providers to the bookmaking industry both in Europe and beyond. Experience of providing betting products in markets other than the UK & Ireland would be desirable 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 owns or licenses gaming and related consumer businesses and brands, including PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, FOX Bet, BetEasy, Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo, Sky Poker, and Oddschecker, as well as live poker tour and events brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest and most licensed publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Dublin service office in the Sportsbook Trading department.