Star Recruitment are currently looking to hire a Senior Trader for a Leading Online Bookmaker based on the South Coast.
About the company:
Star Sports are an ambitious company in the sports betting sector, made up of passionate teams of sports traders, and betting industry experts. They combine their talents to create a full range of fixed odds betting, Online, On-Course and In-Shop, which is currently expanding.
Their aim is to provide a world class service, in which they are known for taking some of the biggest bets across the industry. They are currently looking to hire a new Senior Trader to enter the fold and have an impact from day one.
· Join a close-knit, outgoing team proven to be among the best in its field.
· Make numerous informed decisions, often under pressure.
· Work closely with our software developers and statistical analysts to iterate our models forward.
· Learn about sports trading and prediction, for a range of sports, from some of the very best in the business.
· Progress quickly in an environment which recognises and rewards success.
· Make an impact from day one.
They enjoy a fast-paced, ever-changing environment, offering fresh challenges which are both rewarding and enjoyable.
· You will be mathematically strong, having gained a experience working within other trading teams within the industry, ideally with previous management experience.
· You will have an in depth knowledge and understanding of how Sports Trading works, and the financial risks involved across sports betting.
· You can break complex problems down into smaller ones and enjoy finding effective solutions.
· Ideally you will have worked with other online bookmakers and had an impact on improving turnovers and offering a fully fledged online offering.
· You understand and are fascinated by the flow of competitive sport.
· You have been able to identify inefficiency and have enjoyed benefitting from finding a more efficient solution.
This role will be office based, in Hove, and they are looking for someone who will be able to gel with team from day one, and act as a Senior Member of team, both in the training of Junior Traders and managing of the team/floor on a day to day basis.
They are willing to offer a very competitive package and can offer an excellent career progression in return for your services.