BettingJobs is currently seeking an experienced Senior Horse Racing Trader to join a market leading sports betting company as their Horse Racing Trading Manager. You will be responsible for executing the trading strategy for horse racing by managing a team who are responsible for all states of the offer. You will be the horse racing expert for the team, and will be involved in continuing the growth of the racing product. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who has good experience as a Racing Trader looking to make the step up into a managing position with a market leader.
•Manage the racing team to deliver a first class betting offer
•On-going training of trading team to further their knowledge and improve overall performance metrics
•Analyse and report on KPIs on a monthly basis.
•Continually evaluate the trading organization to increase efficiency & productivity.
•Maintain employee work schedules including assignments, training, vacations and paid time off, telecommuting, cover for absenteeism etc.
•Maintain transparent communication. Appropriately communicate organisation information through department meetings, one-on-one meetings, and appropriate email, IM, and regular interpersonal communication.
•Using your extensive knowledge of horse racing trading as well as current industry trends to help sculpt and refine the company horse racing trading strategy.
•Held a similar role in horse racing with proven experience managing a high volume book and successfully leading a dynamic trading team
•An excellent knowledge in UK, Irish and International horse racing
•Understanding of the sportsbook customer needs & experience
•A natural problem solver, organised, reliable and work well under pressure
•Experienced in management, sports trading & data analysis
•An exceptional eye for detail and excellent written skills
•Have an impeccable understanding of bookmaking theory.
•Able to present high level reporting & solutions to all levels of management