UX Analyst, The AFL, Melbourne – 2-2.5 days/week

  • Post Date: October 10, 2017
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Job Overview

The AFL:  

There’s nothing in Australia like the AFL! Our game has a history of being inclusive, where everyone is welcome, regardless of social, cultural or economic background. This commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion remains at the very core of who we are.

We’re a talented bunch of people who are passionate about our work. Our extraordinary fans sit at the heart of what we do and the decisions we make. We protect and grow the spectacular indigenous nature of our game. We utlilise the game to drive positive change and strengthen our communities. And we strive to be extraordinary in what we do and achieve extraordinary outcomes together.

Our website is where millions of Australians engage with us every week. We’re one of the most visited websites in Australia! So our user experience is incredibly important.

The role:

We’re looking for a part-time User Experience Analyst, because we have an awesome UX Designer working part-time, so we’ll look to complement her skills with another new brilliant team member – win win!

You’ll have responsibility for user experience insights and our test and learn strategy across a number of web properties including afl.com.au and our club websites. You’ll also be working with our app team to learn how our fans use each property differently. You’ll investigate how customers get to our digital properties, how they use them, which new features and ideas resonate and perform, and help define our potential growth areas and priorities.

The most important aspects of the role are:

  • UX research and analysis
  • User testing & usability evaluation
  • Documentation

You’ll have the opportunity to work on afl.com.au, our 18 club sites, Mark of the Year, Goal of the Year, the Brownlow and many other exciting products.

Skills and experience:

We’re looking for an experienced UX professional (2 years+ of UX research and testing experience) who’ll be able to bring a new set of capabilities to our product team. Some of the key technical skills we’re looking for are:

  • Running ongoing Test and Learn programs
  • Facilitating user research
  • Providing analysis and recommendations
  • Usability evaluation

And these would be a bonus!

  • Information architecture
  • Interaction and prototype design
  • Visual design
  • Technical writing

We also need you to have really strong communication skills and agility, to be able to work effectively in this part-time role.

You do not need to have experience in the sector or in sport, but you do need to have a demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team with strong UX capability.


  • Days: 2-2.5 days per week
  • Package: Full Time Equivalent of $100k depending on experience (so $40k for 2 days)
  • Location: Docklands, Melbourne
  • Role: Permanent Part-Time

Please apply here at Beam Australia with your Cover Letter and CV.