What type of candidates are you?
The ideal candidate will be a recent graduate with strong mathematical and numerical aptitude. A genuine interest in betting or financial markets is useful but not essential, whilst a strong interest and understanding of various sports is required. The ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure is essential. A confident approach to risk is required, as making decisions with potentially significant financial implications are commonplace within this role.
What will you be doing?
The successful candidate will join an established team of betting market experts, whose primary responsibility is to ensure bets are placed at optimum levels of price and stake. Through monitoring and analysing betting markets in a growing number of sports, value bets are executed via various platforms which utilise global liquidity to its fullest.
The role requires a flexible approach to working hours as dictated by the sporting schedules and regularly includes weekends, early mornings and evenings.
Opportunities will arise with experience which could be in a variety of areas depending on your interests and strengths. There will also be opportunities to contribute to developing new methods and fresh ideas to help continually improve our processes and decisions.
What skills will you have?
- A 2:1 or higher, preferably in a numerate or analytical degree
- An A or higher in Maths GCSE
- A very strong and flexible work ethic
- A passion in a range of sports