US Sports Trading Analyst
Star Recruitment have been tasked with assisting our London based client in finding a US Sports Trading Analyst.
They are seeking a highly motivated US Sports Trading Analyst to join their sports modelling team, located in South West London.
You will be working for a well-known and growing sports betting company, developing the pricing and trading software that drives its sportsbook.
The successful applicant will be responsible for creating pre-event prices within US Sports.
You will need expert knowledge of Basketball and American Football with any previous trading experience within these sports a bonus.
Deep understanding of typical betting markets in US sports, as well as player props, and the effects that external factors have on them.
The ideal candidate will have a degree within a quantitative subject, such as mathematics, statistics or physics with an in depth knowledge of sports, ideally American Football, Basketball, Baseball and Ice Hockey or multi-year professional experience.
Commercial experience in a sports betting or research environment.
Understanding of betting methodology and general bookmaking principles.
You will need strong organisational skills and the ability to work independently whilst being able to communicate effectively.
Our client offers a collaborative working environment, with a great potential for career progression within the betting industry, private health care and a company pension scheme.