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State of Montana Sports Betting Coordinator in Helena, Montana

The Lottery is more than scratch tickets and million-dollar jackpots. Staffed by Montanans, your Lottery supports local economies and important state programs. Created by referendum in 1986, we have been making winners happen ever since! We have paid over $400 million in prizes and returned over $224 million back to the State of Montana. What is this career opportunity?. The Montana Lottery is expanding its gaming options into the sports betting arena. With the steady growth of this new gaming option, Lottery is expanding it’s employee base to add a part-time, 30 hours per week, position to support the needs of our retailers and customers. The Montana Lottery is seeking an individual with a passion for a variety of college and professional sports we feature in our gaming lineup. The incumbent should have significant depth in sports knowledge and feel comfortable speaking to all manner of topics to persons engaged in, or who support, our Sports Betting program. In this capacity, you will generally be responsible for: • Selecting the weeks’ main events for social, and website banner advertising • Editing and proofing created social content, launch plans, etc. • Answer questions from players that come in from the MTL email • Review and escalate issues regarding gaming terminals • Work with our vendor on general offering enhancements • Be part of advertising media planning and creative content development What are we looking for? Minimum Education and Experience: * * Substantive college coursework in business, marketing, communications, or similar subject; AND * 3 years’ experience in a sales-related professional environment; OR * Alternate combinations of education and experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis. *Competencies: * /Knowledge of: / * The rules and concepts of a broad spectrum of professional and college sports; * Professional gaming and gambling concepts; and * Train adults to utilize Lottery gaming systems. /Ability to:/ * Provide excellent customer service to a broad audience; * Communicate effectively and professionally with co-workers and retailers; * Advise on a variety of marketing and advertising concepts; * Operate effectively on a variety of social media platforms.Stay abreast of a significant quantity of sports-related statistics and information. * Only online applications are accepted. By applying online, you are able to receive updates and monitor the status of your application. *Does this sound like you? * Please tell us how and why by submitting your resume, cover letter, and three professional business references to include your current, or most recent, supervisor. References will not be contacted unless you are selected to be a top candidate following interviews. (Please Note: You do not need to complete the “work experience” or the “education & certifications” portion of the application process in our recruiting system. You only need to upload the requested documentation.) *What can you expect from us in return for your work with our agency? * Work/ilfe Balance * Health Coverage * Retirement plans * Paid Vacation and Sick Leave and Holidays * And more… Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) – Employment with the State of Montana may qualify you to receive student loan forgiveness under the PSLF. This position requires the successful completion of a background investigation and credit check. This investigation may continue into the time period after you have begun your employment. If the results of the investigation are, in the opinion of the Montana Lottery, not favorable, employment will not continue. Job: Business/Analyst/Statistics* *Title: *Sports Betting Coordinator Location: Helena Requisition ID: 21141862