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Careers at the Western Bulldogs

Do you have a passion for AFL? Are you interested in combining this passion and your professional skills with the most preeminent sport in the country?

The Western Bulldogs, located in the heartland of the western region of Melbourne, is a dynamic organisation that is committed to excellence both on and off the football field. We are focused on being successful and sustainable through both our on field performance and our involvement in the community.   

We are proud of our entire team, both players and our professional staff. If you are looking to be a part of a committed and passionate team, the Western Bulldogs encourage applicants to apply.

• All positions require a Working with Children’s Check.
• Only people with the right to work in Australia may apply for positions.
• The Western Bulldogs is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Due to the overwhelming number of expression of interests and unsolicited applications we receive, the Club unfortunately is not able to respond to every applicant.

Current Vacancies

Media Manager (Full Time - Applications Close: 5:00pm, Sunday 30 April 2017)

The role of Media Manager will be responsible for management and implementation of the Club's football media (AFL), supporting the Senior Communications Manager in positioning the Western Bulldogs brand in line with the Club's strategic objectives.

Key areas of this role will be maximising positive exposure of the Western Bulldogs through proactive traditional media pitches, develop and maintain effective external relationships with print, radio, online and television bodies, and also be a media contact for all Club media activity involving players and coaches as spokespeople

Click here to download job description. To apply online, please click here.

Human Resources Graduate (Full Time - Applications Close: 9:00pm, Wednesday 26 April 2017)

Reporting to the General Manager, Human Resources, responsibilities will include coordinating training session, including room bookings, catering etc, being a confident operator of systems, including highly proficient in the full suite of Microsoft Office - while also having an eye for detail and demonstrating strong organisational skills.

Click here to download the job description. To apply online, please click here.

Work Placements

Unfortunately the Western Bulldogs are unable to provide work experience to secondary school students.

The Western Bulldogs have a unique and innovative partnership with Victoria University. Through this relationship the Western Bulldogs provide Work Integrated Learning Cadetships to tertiary students who are typically in their final year of study at Victoria University.

These placements are based on and include the following:
• Work load of the department.
• The availability of a staff member to supervise the student - the availability of work space.
• Part of the students course requirement; and
• Being of specific relevance to the students’ area of study.

These opportunities are offered only to Victoria University Students and are advertised directly through the Work Integrated Learning Centre of each faculty and Victoria University.

Unfortunately we are unable to provide any further placement or work experience opportunities to students from other tertiary institutions.