Sportsbook Analyst

Business Intelligence Leeds, United Kingdom


Position at The Stars Group

The role: Sportsbook Analyst

We are looking for a Sportsbook Analyst to form part of our CRM Analytics team reporting into our central BI unit. The role will be based in Leeds.

Why we need you:-

You will work as part of a team of analysts focusing on Sports CRM using advanced analytics to contribute to the key decisions made across the business. Your analysis will improve business understanding in order to maximise our return on investment for our marketing, commercial and trading activities.

Who are we looking for:-

You will be an experienced Sportsbook/Gaming analyst, ideally with experience of working in the betting and gaming industry.

You will have a keen interest in Sports and have an understanding of sports betting. You will have a degree (or equivalent) in a quantitative area, such as Statistics, Maths or Economics.

You will be a good communicator and team player; be passionate and innovative. You will enjoy the fast-paced working environment and thrive working under pressure.

Data is key to everything we do at Stars – informing our decision-making across the business. This is a role in an important team working closely with the growing Sportsbook division.

As the ideal candidate, you will have:-

  • Experience of working with large data sets using SQL, MicroStrategy, or similar.
  • Advanced experience of Microsoft office (Excel, PowerPoint etc.)
  • Experience in data mining, advanced analytics (clustering, regression, predictive models or similar), a/b testing.
  • Practical experience working with tools such as, Python, R, Tableau, KNIME.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus. We can also provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to Leeds.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). You can make the most of our personal interest allowance in order to learn something new or pursue a hobby. If you have a baby whilst you work for us, we will give you 1000 GBP as congratulations.

In addition to that, we provide the opportunity for a discounted gym membership.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress your career.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview

The Company

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies.  This role is in the Group’s Leeds office in the Business Intelligence department.