US Sports Trader - Malta

  • Betting Connections Recruitment Solutions
  • Nov 19, 2019
Full time Trader Jobs

Job Description

Are you a US Sports Trader that is passionate about US Sport? Together with the Head of US Sports you will be responsible for trading and compiling odds for a wide variety of US sports events.
This role shall manage the risk on various matches and keep up to date with any market changes.
Key Responsibilities: 
• Compile odds for a wide variety of US sporting markets
• Monitor real-time sports events/ results and perform live trading
• Manage the positions of each sport and take action to ensure maximum profitability
• Perform customer analysis
• Monitor customers and bet limits
• Investigate and analyse market trends to obtain insight that assist in the prediction of
customer betting patterns
• Observe competitor activity and make real time adjustments where appropriate
• Update databases that will assist with trading/compilations
• Liaise with various internal departments in relation to sportsbook related escalations
• Keep up-to-date with sporting activity by following sports events and new updates
• Maintain high level of awareness on internal policies, systems and procedures
This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities. The job holder may be required to complete any other reasonable duties in order to achieve business objectives.
Essential Criteria: 
• Living in Malta or willing to relocate
• Good knowledge in pre-match and live trading
• Able to trade most US sports within their field, especially NHL
• High levels of motivation and enthusiasm
• Team player as well as self-starter
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Adaptable to business/ role requirements
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel Tools
• Able to multitask and work under pressure
• Strong analytical and problem solving ability
• Highly numerate
• Able to work flexible schedules including nights, weekends and public holidays