Head of Sportsbook – Malta
Head of Sportsbook, what a great job that is! As one of our popular iGaming clients is introducing a new and exciting iGaming brand, this company is looking for a strong leader to run the sports betting department. The ideal candidate will give it the strategic direction it needs to keep doing well and make sure new ideas come to life! The company’s founders offer a deep understanding of the technological challenges facing the international iGaming industry and this Malta-based gambling operation has created a platform that will change the way people think about online casinos and sports betting forever.
The overall vision is to create the best B2B and B2C Sportsbook possible. It’s all about the fun and enjoyment of the players, which requires a data-driven approach to be able to deliver individualized content that the online players actually want to consume. As a Head of Sportsbook, you will play a key role in the integration of the preferred Sportsbook provider in a seamless manner. Technology will always be at the heart of the business, please remember that.
Head of Sportsbook’s responsibilities
Head of Sportsbook is a new and exciting position that reports to the Chief Commercial Officer. In this role, you will be in charge of all the commercial KPIs, daily operations, product roadmap, campaign strategies, and risk teams to make sure that online customers from all various markets have the best iGaming experience possible.
The following are some of the more significant duties associated with this important position:
• Lead by example in product innovation, sportsbook vertical performance for all client brands, efficient operations, and market expansion.
• Ensure a smooth service integration and rollout of the Sportsbook product across the platform,
• Take complete responsibility for the direction of the Sportsbook vertical and the profit/loss across all markets.
• Help product managers set priorities and improve product backlogs for the products they are in charge of, taking into account the needs of all stakeholders and business players.
• Taking charge of the Sportsbook’s long-term vision and leading the product team responsible for delivering and maintaining it.
• Analysing Commercial Key Performance Indicators, Risk, Fraud, Content, and Marketing Efforts in the Sportsbook.
• Creation and distribution of Sportsbook advertising, promotional, and cross-selling initiatives.
• Work with other platform users and internal stakeholders to share and improve the vision, strategy, features, and priorities for the Sportsbook vertical.
• Social responsibility and responsible gambling must always be at the top of the list, so the compliance team will work with you to make sure that your products are legal in all relevant jurisdictions.
• Work with the Business Intelligence group to collect the information needed to accurately report on the product’s success.
• Collaborate with the commercial team to oversee strategic relationships with third parties, such as suppliers.
Head of Sportsbook’s requirements
Head of Sportsbook is an important role to fill as this person will be brought in to lead the brand in Malta. This person should be a team leader and product manager with experience in the iGaming industry and an understanding of regional differences and customer tastes. The following qualifications and skills will be preferred:
• Experience in a senior role within the Sports betting industry.
• Knowledge and enthusiasm for sports, especially those related to the Sportsbook industry.
• Five or more years of work experience in the sports betting industry or iGaming industry
• In-depth familiarity with the Sportsbook product and trading.
• A dedication to the steady development of the product portfolio.
• Capable of influencing and motivating teams and other stakeholders to collaborate cohesively and productively.
• Exceptional organizational skills and a track record of successfully prioritizing and managing one’s time while working on multiple projects at once.
• Highly developed capacity for detailed analysis and precise criticism.
• Strong analytical abilities and reporting skills
What’s on offer for the Head of Sportsbook
Head of Sportsbook will be working in a dynamic and professional setting with friendly co-workers who are eager to learn and lend a hand. The selected candidate will be paid a highly competitive salary and bonus package. Working in Malta’s iGaming industry is ideal if you’re a people person, thrive in fast-paced environments, value a positive work environment, and enjoy sunny weather.
As part of the benefits package, you will be eligible for a comprehensive health care plan, discounted gym memberships, wellness programs, and professional growth and advancement opportunities.
The company offers a variety of benefits, such as assistance with moving, free training courses, networking and social events, and advancement opportunities. The company knows the importance of its employees feeling cared for, so they will provide paid time off for vacation and illness.
Do not pass up the opportunity to obtain your dream job as Head of Sportsbook in the Malta iGaming industry! Interested? Apply right away!