Salary:
Negotiable
Location:
Stratford
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 with more than 250 years of combined history – names such as Ladbrokes, partypoker, bwin and Coral.

We are looking for a Retail Product Manager with an an excellent level of knowledge from both a customer and business stakeholder perspective, combined with a strong understanding of technology, systems and platforms to deliver a data-led strategy and roadmaps. 
As a Retail Product Manager, you will own and drive the roadmaps for the Entain brands for all retail and omnichannel products in the suite, including SSBT, EPOS, Display, Gantry and mobile products.

You will work closely with the Exec team and senior stakeholders across retail and digital to develop requirements aligned to the business vision, overseeing product strategy and roadmap prioritisation.

What you'll be doing:

  • Owning and driving multiple product roadmaps and collaborating and working closely with Exec teams.
  • Being an expert in the end-to-end products that drive the Retail and Omnichannel experience in GVC brands and an ability to deliver product strategy to support that vision.
  • Working with stakeholders to understand business drivers, owning the product strategy and contributing to the production of an overall product roadmap that aims to deliver on the key Entain Group business strategy and goals
  • Overseeing internal and external development partners to clarify development requirements and to drive development in an Agile environment
  • Overseeing of the internal testing team to ensure features are delivered as expected. This will include user-acceptance testing of new developments.
  • Developing business cases to demonstrate the benefits of the roadmap and measure subsequent level of success through predetermined KPIs.
  • Overseeing internal and external development partners to clarify development requirements and to drive development in an Agile environment.
  • Regular Interaction with key business areas related to Retail and Omnichannel including marketing, content, data management, CRM and trading as new features and ideas impact on those areas.
  • Research, define, recommend and implement digital specific innovation across the customer experience.
  • Ensuring Programme and Technology management (and other relevant stakeholders) are kept well informed of the status of delivery and benefits realization.
  • Working with delivery teams to ensure delivery processes are continuously evaluated and improved to drive optimal efficiency in order to deliver an industry leading Retail and Omnichannel product.

Who you are:

  • Experience in a similar role as a Product Manager is essential 
  • Strong analytical and product management skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
  • Keen ability to translate business needs into high-level stories/requirements for new to market features & drive incremental delivery of these features in conjunction with the wider delivery teams.
  • Knowledge and experience of working with Scrum agile delivery methods
  • Experience of working with UI/UX teams to produce high quality artefacts as part of the product process
  • Managing sprint teams in an Agile framework.
  • Experience in defining business requirements in the context of software and application development from a customer viewpoint.

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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.

Wellbeing at Entain

We want our employees to feel healthy and supported at home and at work. That's why we have our Well-me programme, which provides information, tools and training to help our people look after their mental and physical wellbeing in ways that matter to them.
 

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.