London, St Pauls
Vacancy Type:
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.

 Entain aims to provide the world’s safest most trusted gaming platform. Across our broad product line-up, our objective is that every user plays within their financial means and receives the best service possible. The Group is committed to three core principles of integrity, fairness and reliability, with our overarching goal, of preventing gaming-related problems arising.

 Gaming is a great source of entertainment for millions of people around the world. But, for a minority, gaming can cause problems. We are committed to identifying risks as early as possible and intervening to prevent these problems before they emerge. We have in place a responsible gaming framework which includes controls to help customers to play within their limits and avoid a situation where gaming causes problems.

Reporting to the Global Director of Data, Insight & Analytics, this is a senior level role responsible for the delivery of Insights, analytical approaches, analytical tools, presentations and report/dashboard development to organizational stake holders and to business leaders with a Particular focus on Compliance, Risk and Responsible Gambling

You would be responsible for all Compliance and Safer Gambling related insight and analytics across the entire Entain digital organisation, Accountable to Group Operations Director and the Directors within the Compliance part of the organisation.

A critical part of this role is provide Analytics leadership, accountability and vision to this critical area in Entain’s strategy, dealing often with very senior stakeholders, both internally and externally. The role has a great deal of visibility and responsibility in Entain, so we are looking for an outstanding Analytics star to come and lead this area for Entain.

Some of your Responsibilities: 
  • Lead a team of 7 in the the Safer Gambling Analytics team, comprising of BI analysts, Data Analysts, Business Analytics and Insight specialists approx.
  • Lead the Analytics work in the ARC programme (Advanced Responsibility & Care) – Entain’s leading programme to provide unprecedented safeguards to customers by minimizing problems before they arise.
  • Build capability and tools to estimate and forecast financial impact of proposed changes driven by compliance initiatives, and develop scenario planning capabilities that allow senior stakeholders to look at a range of possible options for different scenarios.
  • Drive business change through Insight and recommendations, rather than by reports and dashboards and help to shape the direction and Alignment of Analytics across the company, supporting Group Operations Director
  •  Transform business questions into an analytical plan, select the right analytical technique and tool to deliver an answer that satisfies the person(s) who asked the questions and find and implement analytical approaches to decision making optimisation
  • Work with your business leaders and teams in the Compliance Department to meet their analytical need and support ad-hoc requests you will also be Looking for ways of working with the rest of the BI team to fully automate where the same analysis needs to be repeated weekly or periodically
  • Good understanding on-line gaming analytics
  •  Excellent understanding of Risk Analytics and Business Intelligence
  • Has or is keen to gain experience of building or rolling out advanced data mining models to business users
  • Understanding of financial reporting including income statements and performance dashboards
  • Data Modelling techniques: familiar with dimensions and metrics
  • Experience with surfacing and deploying advanced model outputs into the business operation
  • Experienced Analytics Director with excellent skills & knowledge and experience of using analytical packages, for example; KMIME, Statistica, R, SAS Miner or SAS enterprise guide. Also experienced in data cubes and leverage tools such as SQL
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.