Senior Trader

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Salary Description:
Competitive + Benefits
Job Ref:
16702 are seeking a Senior Trader for an expanding Sportsbook in their London office. The senior Trader will take on key role within the team and will be responsible for the training and development of junior members of the team and acting as a subject matter expert for any complex trading related queries.

This role would be well suited to an experienced Trader with an interest in eSports, Football and Basketball looking to take on a senior role within a growing sportsbook.


• Trading of scheduled events
• To act as an escalation point for junior traders
• Assist with onboarding new members of the trading team
• Motivates others to achieve goals, acts as a positive role model for others
• To support the ongoing development of existing traders
• Ensure that existing trading procedures are correctly adhered to
• Rigorously test existing algorithms and trader applications to identify areas for improvement
• To ensure that suitable processes are in place to optimise performance and meet customer needs
• Evaluate betting products against competitors and to suggest areas for development/improvement
• Ensuring all issues are correctly reported and logged
• To assist the Trading Product Manager with the development and testing of new products
• To assist senior members of the department in monitoring and reporting on product performance
• Ensure that all customers are supported efficiently and in real time
• Liaise with suppliers, customers and other internal departments to ensure the best possible end to end product and take a prominent role in ensuring the successful running of the operation
• Support senior trading management with executing and optimising trading strategy


• Previous work experience in a Sports Trading role
• Strong mathematical skills and understanding of algorithms
• Full understanding of the implications of trading issues on customers
• Excellent numerate skills including experience of using excel to a high level
• The ability to make effective decisions and react promptly to customer impacting issues
• Excellent communication & organisational skills with the ability to articulate key business information quickly and effectively
• Self-motivated, able to work on own initiative as well as in a team
• Eagerness to learn and develop
• Passion for sports
• Strong knowledge of eSports, Football and Basketball would be advantageous
• Must be willing to work on a shift pattern which includes overnights, evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays.

Contact Details:
Tel: +44 (0) 1355 588 988
Contact: John O'Neill

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