Careers

Head of Product


Department Product
Department Head N/A
Hours Monday – Friday 9am-5:30pm
Salary Extremely competitive

The role:

Manage product for a fast growing sportsbetting business in a growth phase. You will use your ability to think in user experience and user interfaces, to take a role in leading exploration and product design at Fitzdares in collaboration with their 3rd party platform provider, FSB.  You’ll do this through prototyping and presenting ideas and collaborating with colleagues in other teams.

You will help define future products and components, gathering requirements and specifying requests seeing them through to UAT and release. You will continuously measure the success of the products, to be able to react to changes or challenges effectively and at speed. As an all-rounder, you will bring a broad skill set to the role, having worked across UX / UI, Visual, and change request management to implement process, strategy, and structure as the business and team continue to grow.

Main responsibilities:

  • Lead and oversee the end to end-user experience of new features (early conception to launch) in close partnership with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Take broad, conceptual ideas and turn them into useful and valuable products for our loyal client base.
  • Work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, releasing new features and iterating on existing ones.
  • Contribute to strategic decisions around the future direction of the product.
  • Make product and design decisions after analysing quantitative and qualitative data by understanding usage metrics, performing usability testing, or synthesising user surveys.
  • Design end-to-end flows and experiences that are simple and elegant for our various products.
  • Proactively solicit and provide feedback from customers and team members to continuously raise the bar for quality and product excellence.

Requirements:

  • Ability to create and work towards an overall product design vision that meets and enhances business goals of the company.
  • Experience of working with a 3rd party platform provider and collaborating with external product managers.
  • Knowledge of prototype and design skills to communicate how a particular flow or interaction will behave.
  • Experience in communicating and presenting work to a broader team and other leaders, clearly and succinctly articulating the goals and concepts.
  • An eye for detail coupled with design experience.
  • Tech orientated.
  • 5+ years of experience as a product manager with proven experience of managing design efforts.
  • Must be able to thrive in a highly dynamic environment and switch rapidly from strategy to execution.
  • Tech orientated with experience of working in Agile environments.
  • Excellent time management and prioritisation skills.

Nice to have:

  • Experience gained in a product function at a betting, gaming, consumer tech, or financial trading businesses.
  • Illustration and branding skills.
  • Entrepreneurial or early-stage start-up experience.

Benefits:

  • Company bonus scheme.
  • Additional workplace benefits including pension and classes at a London Fitness Studio.
  • 24 days holiday per annum + Christmas Eve.
  • London-based, opportunity for hybrid working.

Please send your CV and a Cover letter, with your current salary, to Lily@fitzdares.com

For a confidential discussion about the role, please contact: Ben Fried, Partner – Betting and Gaming fitzdares@sriexecutive.com, M: +44 (0)7590 468 107

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Marketing Executive


Department Marketing & Social Media
Department Head Head of Marketing
Hours Monday – Friday 9am-5:30pm, occasional social media on weekends
Salary £26,000

The role:

The ideal candidate will be highly motivated, creative, and passionate about sports with a flair for social media. Although the focus is on social media, the candidate will learn about all areas of content marketing and should be comfortable having a flexible and vaired role. It will be most suitable for someone at the start of their working career, or with 1-2 years’ experience.

Main responsibilities:

  • Manage Fitzdares’ social media across Twitter & Meta.
  • Helping support the betting website CMS: keeping site populated with relevant betting markets, up-to-date banners, specials & integrated content.
  • Helping with the creation of betting offers and specials on site and on social media.
  • Create and implement schedules to produce and update content.
  • Keep up-to-date with all sports, with a focus on horse racing and football.
  • Ad hoc marketing tasks, including sponsorship activation, CRM & events.

Requirements:

  • Social media expertise.
  • Excellent knowledge of sports.
  • A good understanding of betting principles.
  • Very high level of written English.
  • Enjoy working in a team environment.

Benefits:

  • Company bonus scheme.
  • Additional workplace benefits including pension and classes at a London Fitness Studio.
  • 24 days holiday per annum + Christmas Eve.
  • London-based (Notting Hill), opportunity for hybrid working.

Please send your CV and a Cover letter to Lily@fitzdares.com by 14th October.

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Junior Broker


Department Trading & Broking
Department Head Head of Trading
Hours 8 hour shift work between 9am-9pm, any five days in the week
Salary £25,000

Main responsibilities:

  • Taking sports bets across all platforms (phone, text, email, live chat), sometimes in a high-pressure environment.
  • Delivering world-class customer service for our clients.
  • Showing creativity when producing daily specials for high-staking customers.
  • Monitoring and managing trading liabilities.
  • Performing regular analysis of our customer’s limits and behaviours.
  • Keeping up-to-date with all sports, with an emphasis on horse racing and football.

Requirements:

  • Excellent knowledge of sports.
  • Previous trading experience not essential but a very good understanding of betting principles will be required.
  • High level of numeracy.
  • A cool temperament and the ability to perform well under pressure.
  • To work well within a team environment and available to work weekends and nights.

Benefits:

  • Company bonus scheme
  • Additional workplace benefits including pension and classes at a London Fitness Studio
  • 24 days holiday per annum + Christmas Eve
  • London-based, opportunity for hybrid working

Please send your CV and a Cover letter to Lily@fitzdares.com

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Finance Assistant


Department Finance
Department Head Head of Finance
Hours Monday — Friday, 9-5:30pm.
Salary £27,000 — £29,000
Main responsibilities:

  • Process invoices and prepare payment runs
  • Respond to supplier queries and issues
  • Process business credit cards and employee expenses

Other duties include:

  • Accounts Receivable – weekly credit control
  • Banking – processing bank receipts
  • Ad Hoc – assistance with weekly and monthly reporting by the Finance Team

The list of responsibilities & duties is not exhaustive.

Desired experience:

  • Ideal role for recent graduate with experience in Accounts Payable.
  • Competence in Microsoft Office (Excel essential) and experience with Sage 200C (or similar) would be beneficial.
  • There is scope for progression in the Finance Team and study support for the right candidate.

Benefits:

  • Company bonus scheme
  • Additional workplace benefits including pension and classes at a London Fitness Studio
  • 24 days holiday per annum + Christmas Eve
  • London-based, opportunity for hybrid working

Please send your CV and a Cover letter to Lily@fitzdares.com

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About Fitzdares


Fitzdares is the world’s finest bookmaker and has been taking bets since 1882. With a historic focus on racing, Fitzdares was named SBC’s ‘Racing Sportsbook of the Year’ as recently as 2020. Their highly-personalised service distinguishes them from the field, complementing their slick, fast and easy-to-use digital platforms. 

Fitzdares clients can place bets more ways than with any other bookmaker, via: app, website, live chat, SMS, email and telephone. This fast, multi-channel approach allows Fitzdares to build strong relationships with clients, answer any specific questions and even debate the hot sporting topics of the day. All clients are carefully monitored by a highly-dedicated responsible gambling team to ensure a safe and fun experience.

In 2020, Fitzdares opened The Fitzdares Club in Mayfair, a home for members to watch live sport in comfort and luxury. There are nine 4K TVs across their restaurant area, bar, two private dining rooms and the dedicated ‘Racing Room’, showing any sport on demand. This year, they launched at a second location in the Cotswolds, complete with a stunning 18-hole golf course.

Please play responsibly