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Bet365 Overview

Stoke-on-Trent, England
1001 to 5000 employees
2000
Company - Private
Information Technology
£1 to £2 billion (GBP) per year
bet365 is the world's leading online gambling company and a driving force in the development of enterprise and Internet technology. Established by Denise Coates CBE in 2001, we have rapidly grown into a global operation. We employ over 3,000 people and deliver ... Read more

Company Updates

  • The bet365 employees didn't let the dull weather put them off as they brightened up the office by dressing up in their best Hawaii outfits! All the proceeds will be going to Donna Louise Children's Hospice

  • Check out the latest entry in the bet365 techblog series. A concise, yet detailed piece by Ben covering image optimisation. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQRvJ

    Image Optimisation | bet365 Tech Blog

    Imagine the difference a fast page load makes to someone's first impression of an application. If a user is sat watching a spinner waiting for an application to load it makes for a very poor experience. It's a potential outcome that makes us all at bet365 very unhappy indeed.

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Bet365 – Why Work For Us?


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Founded in 2000 in North Staffordshire, we are the world's largest online sports betting company with over 18 million customers worldwide. We employ more than 3,000 people and are one of the largest private companies in the UK.

Through the vision and determination of bet365's founder, Denise Coates CBE, the business has grown and evolved rapidly, focusing on the following key areas.

undefinedInnovation continues to be the lifeblood of our business. Our team of developers work in-house to provide the technological advances that enable us to keep ahead of the competition.

For instance, bet365 led the way in TV advertising by being the first UK company to display live prices during half-time breaks. We provide a market leading In-Play product, offering more markets on more sports than anyone else, ranging from Soccer and Tennis to Beach Volleyball.

Above all, we believe that giving our staff the freedom to innovate is key to our success.

undefinedFrom a marketing perspective, bet365 is an instantly recognisable and trusted brand, both in the UK and across the rest of the world.

In addition to our cutting-edge half-time adverts, we have also invested heavily in promoting our Bingo and Casino products.

undefinedAnother aspect of our continued success is the focus on our customers.

We pride ourselves on providing first class customer service wherever they are in the world. We employ an excellent Customer Service team to assist in all of the 18 languages that we offer.

undefinedIn the eGaming Review's Annual Power 50 for 2016, bet365 secured top spot for the seventh year running.

At the 2016 eGaming Review Awards, bet365 won In-Play Sports Operator of the Year and Sports Betting Operator of the Year for the fifth time in six years.

Bet365 Reviews

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Bet365 Co-CEOs Denise and John Coates
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    "Forward thinking business"

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    Current Employee - IT Operations Engineer in Stoke-on-Trent, England
    Current Employee - IT Operations Engineer in Stoke-on-Trent, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bet365 full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Fast pace and cutting edge technology, with a focus on improving and pushing the boundaries of what is possible in a large user website with growing Internet traffic

    Cons

    Not applicable, this is a great company to work for and I would recommend joining to anyone who is interested

    Advice to Management

    More competitive salaries

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Bet365 Photos

Bet365 photo of: The bet365 Staffordshire office sporting their best Hawaii outfits! All the proceeds will be going to Donna Louise Children's Hospice
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Bet365 Interviews

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    As I arrived I was sat in a room with two interviewers. Interview was pretty relaxed and both interviewers were very nice. They have you time to think about your answers and engaged well in conversation.

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