Head of Compliance (Line 1)

  • Sportsbet
  • Australia, Vic
  • Jul 22, 2022
Maths Full-time

Job Description:

The Company

Sportsbet's purpose is to bring excitement to life for its customers and we do this by overdelivering on excitement through serious fun, disrupting the status quo and living our values. We're a flexible, progressive, open-minded, and inclusive employer with over 7000 cool, clever and curious people around the world. We're a global player, but in Melbourne, Sydney and Darwin we're tight knit, with 1000 of us bringing excitement to life every day.

Our commitment to responsible gambling is genuine and demonstrated through the wide range of responsible gambling initiatives and tools – take a look: https://responsiblegambling.sportsbet.com.au/hc/en-us

The role

We have an opportunity for an experienced Risk and Compliance professional to join our Growth team as the Head of Risk and Compliance, reporting to the Chief Growth Officer. You will have a seat at the table to help transform our Risk and Compliance strategy and capability for the Sportsbet Growth division.

You’ll partner with a wide range of leaders and operational teams and stakeholders across Sportsbet, to uplift the Growth division's Risk and Compliance capability, including R&C planning, risk and compliance program management, training, development and culture.

It’s a hands-on role, where you have the opportunity to define and execute a program of work to improve our capabilities, build culture and ep our teams innovate for our customers in a safe and sustainable way.

Key responsibilities:

Risk and Compliance Culture:

Risk and Compliance Uplift program

Risk and Compliance Management:

Governance and reporting

People Leadership:


Your commercial acumen and growth mindset places you well to provide independent opinion and recommendations in an energetic and engaging manner that will result in influencing the Growth Departments’ operational performance.

You will have an understanding and practical application of contemporary enterprise risk management techniques. With working knowledge and understanding of marketing and advertising legislative and regulatory requirements, particularly in a digital business context.

You’ll have a bias to action, with an energy and drive to build and deliver. Your passion for innovation for our people and our customers will help ensure that the Growth team will embrace your contribution as a major enabler of our purpose – to Build an iconic Aussie brand that brings excitement to life for generations to come.

What are the perks?

We work hard and play hard, so along with a very competitive salary and generous performance-based bonus, we will also provide you with:

We’re a flexible, progressive, open-minded, and inclusive employer who welcomes you for who you are, as you are- that’s why we assess behaviours, learning agility and expertise to ensure all types of experiences are considered for our roles. Be sure to check out our [email protected] Instagram page, [email protected] LinkedIn page as well our careers website for more information and insight into our culture.

To find out more about our benefits and [email protected], check out our careers page: https://workatsportsbet.com.au/about-us/.

Responsible gambling

Sportsbet’s commitment to responsible gambling is genuine and demonstrated through the wide range of responsible gambling initiatives and tools we offer that go over and above industry requirements. We care about our team members and customers and everyone at Sportsbet has a role to play in bringing our commitment to Responsible Gambling to life. Check out the tools and information we provide our customers to help manage their gambling https://responsiblegambling.sportsbet.com.au/hc/en-us