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FanDuel // one-day fantasy sports
New York, New York    Posted: Monday, August 01, 2022
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FanDuel Group is a world-class team of brands & products all built with one goal in mind  to give fans new & innovative ways to interact with their favorite games, sports, teams, & leagues. Thats no easy task, which is why were so dedicated to building a winning team. And make no mistake, we are here to win, but we believe in winning right. That means well never compromise when it comes to looking out for our teammates. From our many opportunities for professional development to our generous insurance & paid leave policies, were committed to making sure our employees get as much out of FanDuel as we ask them to give.

Our brands include:

  • FanDuel  A game-changing real-money fantasy sports app
  • FanDuel Sportsbook  Americas #1 sports betting app
  • TVG  The best-in-class horse racing TV/media network & betting platform
  • FanDuel Racing  A horse racing app built for the average sports fan
  • FanDuel Casino & Betfair Casino  Fan-favorite online casino apps
  • FOXBet A world-class betting platform & affiliate of FanDuel Group
  • PokerStars The premier online poker product & affiliate of FanDuel Group

Our roster has an opening with your name on it

FanDuel Group is looking to add to its Legal & Regulatory team a Risk Manager professional reporting to the Director of Risk to work on implementation of FanDuels new Risk organization for its businesses. The Risk Manager will need to understand the role of Risk in a start-up environment as well as in a mature highly regulated environment & be experienced in the change management of building & documenting a risk operation. The Risk Manager will work with the business to identify, assess, document, & regularly review processes & risks. The Risk Manager with work with the Director of Risk on documenting controls, writing policies & procedures, conducting risk assessment, documenting risk strategy, documenting framework/ appetite, designing & implementing controls, & risk mitigation plans; & assist in developing key risk indicators for the business. The Risk Manager will need to possess technical risk management skills, including but not limited to engagement with enterprise risk management tools.  The Risk Manager will work with the Director of Risk & a team of Risk Managers to partner with the business & functions to design & document controls throughout the organization.

Everyone on our team has a part to play

  • Be the face to the business for Risk Management
  • Establish & oversee the application of risk & controls; document policies, procedures, job aides & assessments; & governance processes to create a robust control environment
  • Provide risk & compliance support in an evolving & increasingly complex regulatory environment for the commercial business & across FanDuel
  • Partner with business to identify gaps in risk & compliance, & address those by implementing systems, procedures, & controls & working with business systems to implement them
  • Have experience using an enterprise risk management tool to provide risk analytics & reporting
  • Provide guidance on other risk & compliance topics relevant to FanDuel
  • Work with other control leaders to identify, leverage & implement best practices across FanDuel to strengthen control programs
  • Engage with all levels of the organization to assist the building out of an effective first line of defense culture with appropriate documentation, controls & measurement
  • Advise on appropriate process improvements to support an effective & efficient Risk department
  • Work closely with Director of Risk to enhance & scale risk management across FanDuel & in partnership with the parent company
  • Build strong professional relationships with the leadership in the business
  • Liaise with external advisors as required
  • Provide value-adding advice & expertise on risk management to all departments & stakeholders

Superior analytical, strategic, communication, interpersonal & writing skills are of paramount importance, as is a strong work ethic, commitment to being a team player, & an aptitude to learn quickly the nuances of a highly regulated technology & media business. 

What we're looking for in our next teammate

  • Once hired, the Risk Manager may be required to obtain licenses from various jurisdictions in order to represent FanDuel before regulators in those jurisdictions
  • At least 5 years of total risk experience, preferably in risk, compliance, or internal audit
  • A strong aptitude for documenting process, policies, & procedure, analytics & reporting
  • Experience writing risk & compliance policies & procedures & drafting executive summaries on business processes
  • Program & project implementation experience a must
  • Working as a consultant covering risk, compliance or audit work a plus
  • Project management skills a plus
  • Passion to work hard in a fast-paced, start-up environment
  • An exceptional team builder & team player
  • A self-starter with energy to follow-through & own the outcome

We treat our team right

Competitive compensation is just the beginning. As part of our team, you can expect:

  • An exciting & fun environment committed to driving real growth
  • Opportunities to build really cool products that fans love
  • Mentorship & professional development resources to help you refine your game
  • Flexible vacation allowance to let you refuel
  • Hall of Fame benefit programs & platforms

FanDuel Group is an equal opportunities employer. Diversity & inclusion in FanDuel means that we respect & value everyone as individuals. We don't tolerate bias, judgement or harassment.  Our focus is on developing employees so that they reach their full potential.


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