Internship Sports Operator
Paddy Power Betfair plc is an international sports betting and gaming operator, with a market-leading presence in the UK, Ireland, Australia and the USA, as well as a range of operations across Europe including Romania, Portugal and Malta.
We operate five sports betting and gaming brands; Paddy Power, Betfair, Sportsbet, FanDuel and TVG. We are online-led, mobile-
led and sports-led : and our proprietary technology, unique products and innovative marketing all combine to offer a superb experience to our five million customers worldwide.
Our spirit, talent and ambition has taken us into the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange and we now employ over 7,000 people in sixteen locations across the globe;
from Dublin to Los Angeles, and London to Melbourne. Our culture rewards innovation, teamwork and we like to stay fast-moving in a dynamic industry.
Description : Key Responsibilities
Supporting the Sports Operations teams with the creation, management and settling of events and markets.
Working with the teams to ensure we have relevant and accurate content onsite
Conducting regular and timely checks of our markets across Exchange and Sportsbook and escalate any gaps
Responsible for ensuring all of our Live Video streams and In Play data appear on our sites
Execute operational best practice while consistently providing ways to improve operational processes to drive departmental efficiencies
Supporting the Sports Operations teams to ensure critical operational tasks are completed to a high standard
Seek to improve, optimise and evolve current working practices to drive efficiency and quality
Ability to learn new role in fast pace environment constantly reviewing processes with a long term strategy in mind.
Effective collaboration. Work cooperatively and partner with others across the organisation to get work done
Resilient and confident under pressure. The ability to handle and manage crises effectively.
Ability to seek to improve, optimise and evolve current working practices to drive efficiency and quality
Effectiveness in communication to Team Members to finish Projects to a high level.
Customer focused. Ability to identify opportunities that benefit the customer and deliver these through solutions that meet customer expectations.
Education, Technical Competencies & Experience
Higher Education, qualifications in numerical based subjects desirable
A passion for Sports
An interest in betting and knowledge of both fixed odds and exchange betting
Proficient Microsoft Office user, particularly Excel
Minimum of 1 years’ relevant experience in an operational capacity desirable
Proven track record of delivering targets
Experience working in a team and helping to create a proactive team environment.
Our values are important to us. In fact they shape and guide everything we do from improving our performance and working as a team, to hiring the right people and developing our talent.
There are five key values that we live by :
Relentless Will To Win : We strive to stay ahead of the game and achieve more for our customers and each other.
Collaboration : We win by having the best people, working well together and building strong relationships.
Integrity : We take pride in doing what’s right. No exceptions.
Agility : We adapt at pace and with purpose, and thrive amid change.
Low Ego : We take our work seriously but not ourselves, and never believe our own hype.