Location: Milton Keynes
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: 160 hours over a 4-week period
Closing Date: 09 November 2020
Salary £25-30K depending on experience, plus excellent benefits.
SIS has been a leading supplier of betting services to UK and international betting companies for over 30 years. Recently we successfully launched an innovative esports betting product. Due to the rapid expansion of this new initiative the new role of Deputy Operations Manager has been created.
This role will be responsible for a challenging and diverse range of tasks supporting the smooth running of the day to day operation, and to ensure the best quality product is broadcast to the end customer.
This is an exciting opportunity to get involved at the ground level of an enterprise demonstrating exponential growth with further significant development planned over the next 18 months. The Deputy Operations Manager will report into the Operations Manager and will be responsible for delivering esports tournaments and improving operations by working with stakeholders across the business, including Production, Marketing and Product.
The successful candidate will have knowledge and experience of organising and managing end to end tournaments, events and broadcasts both offline and online. A key element of the role will be the management of players, referees and casters.
Operating in a fast-paced, challenging environment, this role will demand flexibility and creativity, together with a pragmatic, hands-on approach to delivery. You must be motivated by the challenge of managing a team of talented operational staff to successfully deliver and build a culture of continuous improvement, whilst having fun and celebrating success.
Reporting Lines and Key Relationships
The role reports to the Competitive Gaming Operations Managers.
It has line management responsibility for events and tournament teams which includes amongst others, gamers, casters, referees at a minimum. The role will work closely with the Trading, Product and Broadcast functions of the business on a day to day basis. As such a high level of interpersonal skills will be very advantageous.
Location: Milton Keynes is the main operational centre however there will be a requirement to also work from our base in Manchester when business needs dictate. Reasonable business travel expenses will be covered.
We run a 24/7 operation meaning there will be overnight shifts and weekend working.
The main responsibilities of the role are:
Talent & Player Management
Skills and Experience