Sportsbook Trader

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Dublin, Ireland Sportsbook Permanent

The role: We are looking for a Sportsbook Trader to be part of our busy and diverse team based in our Dublin service office.
The role would be primarily focused on US Sports and you’d be joining a team split between Dublin and Cherry Hill, New Jersey.

Please note, this is not a Financial Trading position.

Are you our next star player?

This is an exciting time in a fast-paced industry and we’re always looking for new ways to grow and improve our Sportsbook across a no. of different jurisdictions. We’re looking for a hardworking, ambitious, innovative thinker, to join our team and if you tick those boxes this is a great opportunity for you. A passion for sport is a must, whilst a strong knowledge of US Sports (NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL), a mathematical background and Excel proficiency would be significant advantages.

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.

Who we’re looking for

You’ll be supervising markets to ensure that prices are accurate relative to the market so a minimum of 12 months working in a trading environment is essential.

You’ll be handling bet acceptance on various Sports markets across multiple channels and jurisdictions along with handling queries raise from the Group’s Support Service Gaming Specialists

You will be creating & pricing a large amount of content on a daily basis to supplement our core product, so being numerate with a strong mathematical background and a detailed understanding of bookmaking theory is vital.

You’ll be a quick and crucial decision maker who grows with 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:

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 improve the Sportsbook revenue generation. A degree in maths/statistics is also desirable.

What’s in it for you?

Our experience-based salaries are competitive. Plus, there’s a discretionary annual performance bonus. And we provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to Dublin.

Your package will include:

  • health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address)
  • a personal interest allowance to let you learn something new or pursue a hobby
  • the option to join our company pension scheme
  • 1000 EUR as congratulations if you have a baby whilst you work for us
  • in-house training and development to develop your skills, progressing your career
  • free fresh fruit, snacks and drinks in the office
  • access to an onsite gym and subsidised canteen.

What happens next?

If you’re what we’re looking for, next up will be a phone interview. And if that goes well, we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Group

PokerStars is part of Flutter Entertainment Plc, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider headquartered in Dublin and part of FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange, which brings together exceptional brands, products and businesses and a diverse global presence in a safe, responsible and ultimately sustainable way.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on any protected characteristic as defined by applicable law.

We will look to provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities to participate in the job application or interview process. If you need assistance, please contact: talent@starsgroup.com.

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