First listed on: 21 June 2024

Head of Information Technology

Who we are

The Fremantle Football Club, also known as the “Freo Dockers,” are elite contenders in the Australian Football League (AFL) – both the men and women’s competition. Our history has been a narrative of triumphs and trials, shaping us into a Club that cherishes growth, perseverance and community involvement. Upholding our Club values is at the core of what makes the Freo family proud, both on and off the field.

What we offer

Joining Fremantle Football Club means more than just a job; it means being part of a Club that values its people and strives for excellence. Some of the perks you'll enjoy as part of the Club include: 

  • Competitive base salary
  • Free car parking
  • Season passes
  • All of Club bonus scheme
  • Service recognition awards
  • Partner discounts, and more!

What you bring to the table

As the Head of Information Technology, you report to our Chief Financial Officer and be responsible for overseeing the Club's technology services and infrastructure.

The scope of the role will include:

  • Lead, direct and develop the IT Team’s capability to meet business needs.
  • Develop and manage collaborative ICT relationships - internal and external.
  • Develop and implement effective ICT policies, systems and governance.
  • Identify, assess and control ICT risks, including but not limited to security, service continuity, and disaster recovery.
  • Plan, direct and control IT services and solutions to meet customer needs, including maintenance, growth, and transformational requirements.
  • Plan and manage IT resourcing, including budgets, staff, service providers and contractors, and software licensing.

What we’re looking for 

We are seeking a candidate who brings:

  • Proven success as an IT Team Leader / IT Manager.
  • Tertiary education in in Information Technology, Computer Science, or relevant field.
  • Exceptional teamwork, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong business acumen, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Comprehensive understanding of network architecture and client/server technology.
  • Familiarity with core platforms, including Microsoft 365, Salesforce. Fortinet and VMware.
  • Capable of obtaining and maintaining a valid Working with Children Check and National Police Clearance.

What’s next

Applications will be open for 1-month from the date of this advertisement, with the shortlisting process commencing within two weeks. To apply, please submit your application online. We will contact candidates of initial interest for further discussions, ensuring confidentiality and providing timely feedback. 

Our Commitment 

At the Fremantle Football Club, we celebrate diversity and foster an inclusive workplace where everyone has an equal opportunity to succeed. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds, regardless of abilities, sexual orientation, ethnicity, faith or gender. 

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