Sports Trading

Sports Trader- Euro

Location: Malta
Contract: Permanent
Salary: Attractive- Depending on experience
Closing date:
Job description

Job Title: Sports Trader- European Sports

Department: Sports Trading

Deadline: 6 May 2017

 

Purpose of job:

The Sports Trader is passionate about European sports and together with the Euro Sports Desk is responsible for trading and compiling odds for a wide variety of sports events. This role shall manage the risk on various matches and keep up to date with any market changes.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Compile odds for a wide-variety of European sporting markets.
  • Manage the real time sports events/ results and perform live trading.
  • Perform customer analysis.
  • Monitor customer and bet limits.
  • Investigate and analyse market trends to obtain insight that assists 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.
  • Develop trading skills-set by working closely with senior members of staff.
  • Keep up to date with European sports activity by following sports events and new updates.
  • Maintain high level of awareness on internal policies, systems and procedures.


This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities. The job holder may be required to complete any other reasonable duties in order to achieve business objectives.


Essential Criteria

  • Living in Malta or willing to relocate.
  • A passion for European Sports such as basketball, volleyball, ice-hockey, tennis.
  • Excellent knowledge/ experience with trading
  • Solid experience in a similar role.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel Tools.
  • Highly numerate.
  • Team player as well as self-starter.
  • A Degree in a quantitative subject is considered an asset.
  • Able to work flexible schedules including nights, weekends and public holidays.

 

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** Due to the volume of applicants only shortlisted candidates will be contacted**