Football Australia

Football Australia

Analyst - Data, Product & Project


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Posting Date

Nov 24, 2022

Role description


Football Australia is situated on the lands of the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. We acknowledge the histories, traditions and living cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and commit to building a brighter future together.

Football Australia is the national governing body for football in Australia and a member of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the international governing body for football. It governs all national teams, the A-Leagues (in Football Australia’s capacity as the regulatory body), Australia Cup, National Premier Leagues and leads state, community, and grassroots football.


Football in Australia is a melting pot of approximately 2 million participants represented by over 200 different cultures, we are proud to be the most diverse and globally connected sport within the Australian sporting landscape.

This diversity in culture, ideas, and experience makes us strong and prepares us to achieve our vision to ‘be a leading football nation where everyone is inspired to live and love the game’. To achieve this, we live by our company values which include:

Impact On & Off the Field: Challenge the way we think and do to seek ways to grow the impact football has, influence industry thought leaders.
Inclusive & Diverse Football for all: Football is embedded in the nation's social fabric, follows the story of Australia, be accessible for all
A United Team: Bringing people together to unleash the power of football and to deliver the vision, we bring the team spirit to the game
Trust: Building trust across the whole football community, be trusted custodians of the game, act with integrity and objectivity


This Sydney based role will drive end-to-end business analysis services across data, project and product initiatives for Football Australia in collaboration with Digital Team, FA leadership, and deliver Customer- and Business-led initiatives.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Scope, plan, develop & execute solutions across Data, Product & Project initiatives for FA Digital and wider FA Business with understanding of football landscape, sensitivities
Perform business, data, product and project analyst functions, supporting Leads in documentation, facilitation, organisation; tracking of actions, decisions, risks, issues, dependencies and assumptions
Map customer persona, journeys, user stories, test criteria, processes, systems, data, business rules, policies, moments of truths, handover points, opportunities for improvement, and recommendations
Develop data dashboards and visualisation, perform data analytics
Support performance of project development, delivery and controls duties


Experience, Skills and Qualifications:

Product analysis skills – customer persona, journeys, user stories, test criteria, processes, systems, data, business rules, policies, moments of truths, handover points, opportunities for improvement, and recommendations
Product design, wireframing, road mapping skills – develop screen design concepts, low-fidelity prototyping skills, product roadmap
Project support, analyst and controls skills – requirements documentation, customer & user interviews, stakeholder engagement, support scoping, planning, defining, ideating, prototyping, executing, testing
Ability to use MS Office, Atlassian JIRA Confluence, Slack, Miro, Figma (desirable – Visio)
Data analytics (Tableau, Power BI, CSVs, SQL, Python), and visualisation skills

Additional Requirements:

Full working rights in Australia
Working with children check (paid/ employee) or state- based equivalent
Out of hours and weekend work as required


At Football Australia we want look after our people and below are just some of the many benefits of joining our team:

Flexible work arrangements
Birthday Leave
Study Leave
Wellbeing & Lifestyle leave
Paid Parental leave in addition to statutory government offering
Volunteer leave
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Partner discounts
Social Activities such as 5-a-side futsal

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