Sportsbook Director

Posted by Pentasia
  • Salary Attractive
  • Contract Permanent
  • Reference 31890

Outstanding opportunity to deliver and execute the strategy and product roadmap for sportsbook services for this world-leading data and content services provider as Sportsbook Director.

Sportsbook Director Key Responsibilities;

  • You will hold overall responsibility for formulating an overarching strategy for odds, trading and integrity services.
  • Create and execute a roadmap for delivery against the strategy; understand the scope and issues surrounding a build, launch and operation of a fully integrated B2B trading platform
  • Recruit senior leadership team to deliver the roadmap across all key areas including: trading, product and quantative analysis
  • Ongoing leadership and management of the sports betting services function including; overseeing and organising the daily operations of the betting services team
  • Possess an innovative, next generation approach to conceptualising and delivering the blueprint for best in breed betting products that utilise the latest technology and principles
  • Optimise product direction and strategy for products post launch
  • Responsible for overseeing a dynamic suite of betting products including: a trading platform, risk management service, customisable betting wallet and integrity solution for sports federations
  • Collaborate closely with the technology, rightsholder services, commercial, legal (compliance), marketing  and product delivery teams to effectively and efficiently deliver the strategy

Knowledge and Experience

  • Strong understanding and knowledge of the services and platforms in the betting value chain including trading, risk management and integrity
  • Significant and demonstrable experience in launching products in the B2B betting space
  • Product management experience in the betting industry
  • Leadership experience in the betting industry for a leading sports bookmaker or supplier
  • Previous experience of new product / platform launches
  • Proven track record of delivering technically complex and innovative products
  • Commercially astute
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced, start-up like environment
  • Understanding of the compliance requirements in this space

Apply for the Sportsbook Director role at Pentasia.