St Albans, England, United Kingdom
Spreadex has been operating for 20 years as a sports and financial spread betting provider. The business expanded to offer fixed odds betting in 2010, casino betting in 2011 and CFD trading in 2017. Spreadex is the only global operator to offer all of these services under one brand.
After 20 years of sustained profits, we’re now looking to take the next step and materially grow the business in the next 5 years on both the sports and financials side. Our ambitious plans are being supported by a material increase in our Marketing Budget and our expansion into Denmark. To support this growth, Spreadex is committed to more diversity and equality within our teams.
This opening provides the successful candidate with the opportunity to join a growing team in a vibrant office based in St Albans, just outside London. The role will be a mix of working from the office and working from home.
ABOUT THE POSITION
Spreadex’s Financial Trading Team are looking to recruit an undergraduate for an Industrial Placement. This program is aimed at students who are completing a four-year degree with a year out in industry as part of their course. This 13 month Internship based in our St Albans office, will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to work within a retail broker, gaining exposure to a range of products from single stock equities, FX, index futures and commodities.
The placement will support a Financial Trading Team through assisting with the quantification of our risk book exposures, producing reports on trading performance and performing critical administration tasks of the desk. During this placement, you will learn relationship management, trading analysis, trade execution and how to network internally and externally.
The Financial Trading Team at Spreadex is the focal point for the Financials business of the firm. We manage a vast array of financial products and the financial trading flow. We adhere to high standards in a professional fast-paced environment with an open and friendly culture.
Successful candidates will need to have full background checks conducted in line with FCA regulations.
PLEASE NOTE THAT WE WILL BE CONTACTING CANDIDATES FOR THIS ROLE IN THE NEW YEAR (2024).
PLEASE NOTE THE DEADLINE FOR NEW APPLICATIONS FOR THIS ROLE IS FRIDAY 2ND FEBRUARY 2024.
Established in 1999, Spreadex is the only firm to offer the option of two types of sports betting – fixed odds and spread betting. We are a UK based firm, headquartered in St Albans Hertfordshire, that also provide financial spread trading and casino gaming all from the convenience of one account.
Our sportsbook offers industry-leading odds on worldwide sports events from football to F1, horse racing to handball, plus live streaming, multiple cash out options and Bet-Builder. Our financial trading platform gives investors access to trade on global shares, indices, FX, commodities and much more via spread bets, CFDs or options.
Regulated by the FCA and Gambling Commission, Spreadex has a reputation for innovative products and excellent customer service. That’s why in 2020 we won Best Sports Spread Betting Operator at the EGR Operator Awards and Best Financial Spread Betting Provider at the City of London Wealth Management Awards.
Spreadex are expanding, with new employees, additional office space and an expansion into non-UK markets. Since the beginning of 2021 we have grown by 34% with plans to double our headcount over the next five years.