A leader in the iGaming space is looking for a Director of Sports to join our growing team and spearhead the next generation of online sports betting platform solutions. As Director of Sports you will be responsible for setting up and driving the business model, operations and the sports offering of the company. We believe that the successful candidate has a business background from the industry, as well as a demonstrable passion for sports.
What you will be doing
Defining the overall sports platform strategy and driving this strategy through each reporting quarter.
Acting subject matter expert providing guidance to all teams with creation of an outstanding sports solution for the company’s operator customers.
Owning the commercial relationship with all suppliers and operator customers.
Constant market and competition monitoring to ensure the company offers a best in class sports solution.
Steering and supporting differentiation of the company’s sports product in cooperation with product management and design.
Review function from a business value perspective and make continuous improvements to the sports product.
Developing & maintaining strong relationships with our operator customers, as well as third party sports service and product suppliers.
Building comprehensive launch plans and carry out post-launch assessments of all sports initiatives.
Five years or more working with an online sports operator or platform provider.
Previous experience in a Director of Sports or similar senior position.
Extensive knowledge of online sports betting and other sports betting interfaces.
Profound business understanding and product knowledge in the sports area.
Experience with the UK and European sportsbook markets.
Strong leadership skills with a hands-on approach.
Passion and entrepreneurial spirit.
Commitment, drive and vision
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