Licensing Associate

Boston, MA

DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) is a digital sports entertainment and gaming company. It’s simple, at DraftKings, we believe life’s more fun with skin in the game. For that reason, we’re committed to responsibly creating the world’s favorite games and betting experiences. Headquartered in Boston, MA, with offices around the globe, we believe we can continue to define what it means to be a technology company in sports entertainment. We love what we do, and think you will too.

The strategy behind the game.
We’re growing rapidly and are searching for a Licensing Associate who can obtain, renew, and track employee state licensing for our Daily Fantasy Sports, Sports Wagering, and future related products. When you join us, you’ll research licensing requirements based on our business needs, research license applications, and collaborate cross-functionally with Executive, Government Relations, Legal, and Compliance teams on everything concerning licensing. Sound good to you? Join us.

What you’ll do as a Licensing Associate:

  • Manage process for obtaining, renewing, and tracking employee state licensing for Daily Fantasy Sports, Sports Wagering, and future related products.
  • Research licensing requirements based on business needs and objectives.
  • Complete business license applications and gather required supporting documents and signatures.
  • Communicate effectively with Executives, Government Relations, Legal, and Compliance concerning licensing matters.
  • Communicate effectively with internal employees concerning gaming licensing requirements
  • Communicate effectively with regulators concerning licensing matters.
  • Voucher licensing invoices to ensure timely payments as applicable.
  • Maintain established file and tracking systems.
  • Prepare licensing applications, correspondence, memoranda, corporate governance records and other required documentation.

What skills you will use:

  • Ideally, you have 1-3 years of experience in financial services, compliance, risk management, or the Daily Fantasy Sports or Casino industry.
  • Strong influencing skills both internally and when corresponding with regulatory agencies.
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications such as Word and Excel.
  • You’re comfortable balancing multiple, competing priorities and changes in scope and direction.
  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced work environment with limited supervision.
  • Superb attention to detail and accuracy.
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Who are we a good fit for?
We love working with talented people but more than that, we seek out compassionate co-workers with a collaborative spirit. Our work moves quickly and we’re great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of tech’s most interesting problems. If that sounds good to you, join us.

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As a technology company at our core, DraftKings believes that the best innovation comes from diverse perspectives, thoughts, beliefs, ideas, and experiences. We consistently push boundaries and challenge the conventional to ensure our culture and products reflect the expectations of our employees, and the customers we serve.

We’re proud to believe that your gender, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability should have nothing to do with our hiring practices. We’ll never discriminate against anyone’s background or creed. If you’re good at what you do, we want you to do it at DraftKings.


You may be required to become licensed through applicable regulatory agencies.

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