Salary:
Competitive + Bonus
Location:
London, St Pauls
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Brand:
23 (Entain)
About The Role
Entain is one of the world’s largest sports betting and gaming groups, operating both online and in the retail sector. With offices across five continents and licences in more than 20 countries, we operate some of the most well-known and iconic brands in the industry with more than 250 years of combined history – names such as Ladbrokes, partypoker, bwin and Coral.

 

As the Product lead for Live Gaming - the world of live broadcast games like Roulette, Blackjack and Game Shows - you will be responsible for supporting the Gaming Product Director in identifying and prioritising new digital gaming games and features for our global portfolio of brands, for all markets and all brands.

 

You will lead on defining the product vision, strategy, roadmap and requirements, executing a product strategy that will ensure our Live Gaming offerings are the best in the industry and driving sustainable revenue growth for the business. 

 

Your core focus will be to understand how customers interact with each product area at various levels, and for each journey you will understand how customers utilise the product offering, and what the blockers and potential blockers are to the optimal customer journey.

 

As a leader within the Gaming Product / Live Casino team, you will be an inspiring head who can influence the wider business and provide leadership and direction to the team, creating and embedding a culture where continuous improvement is embraced. 

 

What you'll be doing 

 

Enthusiasm for Casino-style gaming is essential, with a good level of industry knowledge from both a customer and business stakeholder perspective vital to the role. 

  • Drive product strategy and develop effective roadmap delivering the best in class product offering that will grow the business
  • Collaborate with P&L owners for all brands in all regions, developing strategies and communicating new product features, actively market new features in cooperation with the marketing teams, measuring usage and working to continuously improve.
  • Contribute to the production of an overall product delivery roadmap that aims to deliver on the key business strategy and goals 
  • Adeptly research and monitor competitive products, ensure effective gaming tools for retention & acquisition, making the best external games available on the Entain platform
  • Manage the various suppliers and steer product development goals and objectives to maximize the return on investment
  • Develop business cases to demonstrate the benefits of the pipeline and roadmap items, then utilise the Product Data Analysts to measure subsequent performance through predetermined KPIs 
  • Ensure product enhancements are accurately defined and meet the requirements of our development partners, both internally and externally
  • Develop and grow key internal relationships, including team-working across other teams in the organisation to ensure successful delivery of product or group initiatives, including but not limited to Marketing, Commercial, Technical Delivery, PMO, Analytics, Customer Experience and Customer Service

Who you are: 

  • 5+ years gambling industry experience managing and leading at a head of / manager level 
  • Holds an enthusiasm for, and an in-depth working knowledge of, live gaming products and what factors are critical to success across a range of markets and customer types 
  • Must possess an understanding of casino customers, and their needs, wants and expectations. Previous online gambling industry experience advantageous but not essential
  • Strong analytical and product management skills, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements 
  • An understanding of SAFe methodology and the confidence to lead other product managers, development teams and plan sprints, having translated business needs into high-level user stories/requirements for new-to-market features  
Additional Information
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About The Company

We’re Entain. Our vision is to be the world leader in sports betting and gaming entertainment by creating the most exciting and trusted experiences for our customers, revolutionising the space as we go. We’re specialists in safer gambling and the company that is at the forefront of responsibility.

Combining technology and entertainment to build products that push the boundaries, Entain is home to a global family of more than 25 well-known brands – names such as bwin, Ladbrokes, Coral, Gala, Betdaq, and many more. With a focus on sustainability and growth, we will transform our sector for our players, for ourselves and for the good of entertainment.

Diversity and inclusion at Entain

As a global employer, Entain is committed to providing a safe, fun, and inclusive culture where our people feel like they truly belong. We are a multicultural business that values, celebrates and respects individual differences, so whatever your sexuality, gender, gender identity, ability, age, race, religion or belief, you will have a voice here, and the space to do your best work. Our diverse internal networks provide the support for you to express your views and make a positive difference, all for the good of entertainment.

Our Culture As real as it gets

At Entain we're a diverse team, sharing a commitment to quality and success.

Whether you're playing a key role in your local community as part of our retail team, or working out the next big gaming trends in our digital team, you'll enjoy a culture and benefits package that we're extremely proud of.