Senior Product Manager - Sportsbook

Location Ireland
Contact name: Peter Gilhooly

Contact email: pgilhooly@softwareplacements.ie
Job ref: 1021
Published: 7 months ago

Client

My client currently has a requirement for a Senior Product Manager (Sportsbook) to join their expanding team. 

Role
You will be responsible overall for the Digital Sportsbook product development. You will have an excellent understanding of the customer, paired with a clear view on the business strategy for Digital Sportsbook. Working with various teams across the business, to understand the customer journey and experience, ensuring that customers have the best and safest experience possible. A technically skilled individual, who can quickly understand the competitive landscape who is working to develop requirements, align strategy and oversee overall delivery throughout the product journey. Developing and maintaining a push on general governance across the Product space.

Responsibilities

  • Ensuring an excellent understanding of customers’ requirements / needs throughout the Sportsbook experience
  • Work together with the business teams to identify business opportunities to shape the product vision and strategy, which is supported by a clear product roadmap that aims to deliver against key business goals and strategy
  • Ability to translate business needs into high level requirements and driving delivery of this alongside the development whilst maximizing efficiency and business performance
  • Work closely with Compliance department to ensure we keep customer and business safety at the forefront of business decisions, ensuring a strong awareness of the regulatory environment
  • Regular communication with the development and testing teams to ensure delivery dates are met and expectations clearly set
  • Strong relationship management across the business, including Marketing, Content, Trading, BI, Technology, working to develop requirements, ideas that can be translated and utilized as part of the Product roadmap
  • Competitor research and analysis to support in driving revenue and innovation
  • Contribute to the prioritisation of the product backlog
  • Think strategically to define simple solutions, finding the right balance of quality and speed to market
  • To be an advocate for user experience and a promoter of customer experience-driven design
  • Continuous team development, evaluating and improving processes to develop a highly effective and efficient structure, allowing us to work well in an agile capacity
  • Encourages communication and collaboration across the business, team and stakeholders in order to build strong relationships and develop cross functional working
  • A leader that mentors and develops the team by; providing development, coaching, objectives and goal setting, performance management and other people policies as required ensuring the team is motivated, productive and fully compliant with all regulations and legislation

Experience

  • Passionate about Product, Betting and giving customers the best experience possible
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to effectively adapt approaches to both business stakeholders and technical teams
  • Ability to present ideas and recommendations clearly in verbal, written and presentation formats
  • Can work in a fast-paced environment and juggle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Sound knowledge of Content Management Systems in the context of Betting and Gaming
  • Previous experience in a Product Manager role, defining business requirements and translating these into a clear product roadmap
  • Strong analytical and product management skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
  • Previous experience in the betting or gaming industry
  • A good knowledge of betting and gaming products

Contact

If you feel this role is for you please contact Peter on 01 525 4645 or email him your CV at pgilhooly@softwareplacements.ie PG4