Trading Systems Manager

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Our client, a leading B2B games provider, are looking for a Trading Systems Manager. You will be responsible for the successful implementation of
all trading systems capable of supporting the Sports Trading, Risk Management and Trading Support functions. Possessing significant technical experience across all systems that impact Sportsbook trading, you will oversee successful implementation of the trading ecosystem including the front-end display of sports
trading events and how this display is configured in the back-end trading platform.

Key Responsibilities:

• Own trading requirements end-to-end by working closely with internal trading teams and subsequently development teams through all stages of trading development, UAT and lead requirement gathering sessions with internal trading stakeholders in relation to specified requirements.
• Assist Product with understanding the functionality required for successful delivery of roadmap items. This will include collaboration with Business Analysts on story writing, QA testing and the ‘definition of done’
• During trading requirements build, act as the conduit between product and development teams by assisting development teams through working on user experience needs and designs
• Structure complex trading topics into easy-to-understand messages, communicating effectively across all trading functions and internal business teams
• Propose, agree and work within a budget, developing and maintaining business cases in support of future trading requirements
• Work with Head of Trading Services to prioritise all future sports integration work and collaborate on attaching a business benefit to each scheme of work
• Prioritise market types ahead of any single sport integration based on estimated importance and communicate priorities to sports development teams
• Act as key Trading representative for all trading feed integrations and support internal development teams throughout the integration process
• Evaluate any new 3rd party trading integrations, participate in demo calls where required and act as a key contact between 3rd parties and the internal trading function
• Identify opportunities for automating manual processes across all teams
• Undertake competitor benchmarking on all Sportsbook trading development initiatives and keep stakeholders informed of any new developments in the industry
• Support Head of Trading Services with communication out to partners in all regions, communicating new trading products and features, actively marketing new trading features in cooperation with Marketing teams
• Cooperate closely with peers in Trading Development & Product & Technology, building, managing, maintaining and prioritising a trading roadmap/backlog consistent with our clients wider trading strategy

Essential Requirements:

• Your financial acumen will have included a high degree of exposure to numbers and will enable you to quantify business benefit to assist with prioritisation
• Excellent communication and presentation skills with an ability to convey complex trading concepts, practices, and processes to senior but less technical audiences and external partners
• Analytically minded and good eye for detail – you never lose sight of details that impacts trading performance, and you possess an analytical approach to decision making
• Strong attention to detail signing off on systems that minimises the risk of trading errors
• Able to work as part of a team to solve problems. Your role will involve collaboration with stakeholders across the entire trading function
• Comfortable at managing your time to prioritise tasks to ensure you have enough time to complete every piece of work.
• Extensive trading technical experience with an ability to quickly understand all trading related back and front-end functionality. You will ideally have extensive experience in working with typical 3rd party trading tool and consoles
• Flexible approach to working hours. The role will require working with teams in various locations across different time zones
• Available to travel as the role will require occasional travel to visit stakeholders, partners and/or industry events

Contact Details:
Tel: +44 7485346100
Contact: BettingJobs

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