Sports Trader

April 4, 2022
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Roles and Resposnibilities:

Maintenance of the WSB Sport product through feed monitoring, odds & event creation, and monitoring

Requirements: Experience and education

·       Strong passion & knowledge of Sports

·       Excellent attention to details

·       Be a strongly motivated self–starter able to work reliably without supervision.

·       Computer literate and have knowledge of excel.

·       Knowledge of Fixed Odds markets and the principle involved in pricing and trading Sports events.

·       Skilled at building knowledge of Clients and betting patterns.

·       Ability to work within a team environment

·       Excellent communication (verbal/written) and influencing skills

·       Have a Matric certificate with a Mathematics background.

·       Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

·       Welcome change to working practices

·       Prepared to work a flexible 6 days a week 10 hours a day, including night shifts and weekends.

·       Knowledge of Turfsport

·       Have a minimum 2 years experience in the industry or a history of sporting  expertise/knowledge

 

Duties:

1. MAINTENANCE

·       Pricing up of pre-match and Live In-Play markets

·       Ensuring all settings are correct and displaying correctly on all sites

·       Constantly checking bets coming through on the bet monitor

·       Constantly monitor markets and adjust prices accordingly

 

2.     UPDATING BETTING

·       Update betting on all manually loaded markets timeously as per SLAs

·       Monitoring and oversight of feed-related pricing

 

3.     LIVE TRADING

·       Betting live on all Sports, be it blind or with quotes

 

4.     TELE – BETTING

·       Taking bets for all VIP Clients

 

5.     RESULTS

·       Instant resulting of manually Traded markets

·       Making sure all results are correct and clients paid out accordingly

 

6.     SUPPORT

·       Outlook, Smarttrack, message centre and Live Chats

·       Floor assistance

 

7.     MAPPING AND LINKING EVENTS ON THE WEBSITE

·       Making sure all our Feed Live In-Play markets are up and appearing on the site.