Basketball Trader (NBA)

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Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
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#12993 are currently seeking an experienced Basketball Trader for a market leading gaming company in their Malta office. With a specific focus on the NBA, the Basketball Trader will be responsible for pricing and trading all matches, outright markets as well as creating Props and Specials markets to enhance the Basketball product.

This role would be well suited to a trading professional with a passion for basketball and a comprehensive knowledge of the NBA.


• Compile odds for all NBA matches and outrights
• Monitor real-time sports events/ results and perform live trading
• Manage the positions of each sport and take action to ensure maximum profitability
• Create innovative props and specials markets
• Perform customer analysis
• Monitor customers and bet limits
• Investigate and analyse market trends to obtain insight that assist in the prediction of customer betting patterns
• Observe competitor activity and make real time adjustments where appropriate
• Update databases that will assist with trading/compilations
• Liaise with various internal departments in relation to sportsbook related escalations
• Keep up-to-date with sporting activity by following sports events and new updates
• Maintain high level of awareness on internal policies, systems and procedures


• Good knowledge in pre-match and live trading
• Strong basketball knowledge
• Good knowledge of the NBA, knowledge of NCAA Basketball would be advantageous
• High levels of motivation and enthusiasm
• Team player as well as self-starter
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Adaptable to business/ role requirements
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel Tools
• Able to multitask and work under pressure
• Strong analytical and problem-solving ability
• Highly numerate
• Able to work flexible schedules including nights, weekends and public holidays

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

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