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.
The role in a nutshell:
You will be at the heart of the business to support and maximise the growth in profitability of Entain by providing effective day to day trading and management of positions and liabilities for the company across all channels.  The role has a critical impact on Entain Trading results. Combining Betting/Football knowledge, Feed management and Market awareness Trader will maintain the Football product in accordance to risk guidelines and group strategy

Our trading function is full of sport enthusiasts! They know all there is to know about the events across the sporting calendar! Bring your passion and focused expertise to a business that will fill your time with all things sport! Join Entain as part of our Trading department to bring the sports that our customers love to life! For the good of entertainment.

What you’ll be doing:
  • Ensure flexibility within the role - remain adaptable to pricing, trading and market driver awareness.
  • Delivery of product, specifically the production and trading of prices for events, across all channels 
  • Trade a high volume of events using automated odds models and manage market risk in accordance with liability management protocols and market conditions 
  • Ensure the Entain Football product is maintained in line with strategy 
  • Monitor betting markets and customer betting patterns in real time 
  • Monitor prices and control liabilities 
  • Generate specialised markets and prices. 
  • Identify betting trends supported by statistical data and pass information to Senior members of the team / management. 
  • Maintain internal relationships with Marketing, PR and the Content teams to maximize publicity opportunities and engagement with the media and social media. 
  • Monitor and identify customer behavior annotating where appropriate and liaise with Sportsbook, profiling, responsible gambling and compliance teams in line with trading strategy. 
  • Resolve technical and operational incidents in real time and escalate where appropriate.

What we need from you:
  • Previous odds compilation or trading experience.
  • Ability to adapt skill set to ensure success of top line strategy. 
  • Use of algorithm-based trading applications. 
  • In-depth knowledge of Football. 
  • Demonstrate understanding of key time awareness, league code profiles, compiling, market drivers and Asian awareness. 
  • Highly numerate with a solid grasp on numbers, odds and their significance. 
  • Analytical or statistical background. 

  • Flexibility around working times (including unsociable hours/weekends) 
  • Strong time keeping. 
  • High attention to detail. 
  • Strong communications skills. 
  • Team player that encourages and supports all other members of the team. 
  • Critical thinker.
About The Company

We’re Entain. Powered by our very own technology and building products that push boundaries, Entain is home to a global family of more than 25 well-known brands and over 24,000 people, but we all play for the same team. When we win, we win together. Our vision is to be the world leader in betting, gaming and interactive entertainment by bringing moments of excitement into people’s lives. We will achieve this through our focus on sustainability and growth, driving change in the fast-paced world 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.

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.