Head of Fan Engagement

Location: Wellington

Report to: General Manager

The Head of Fan Engagement is responsible for driving attendance and viewership of Wellington Phoenix home games through targeted and effective fan engagement, media management and targeted marketing.

In order to achieve the club’s average attendance and viewership targets, the role is multi-dimensional with accountability for media management, traditional marketing functions and social and digital media to create meaningful fan engagement and new customer acquisition.

This is a very rare opportunity to join a dynamic and fast paced environment where every day is different and you have the opportunity to build something very special within professional sport in New Zealand. 

If you have boundless energy and enthusiasm coupled with an ability to formulate strategic plans and drive innovative marketing techniques, then we want to hear from you. 

A solid understanding of marketing, especially social media,  and experience in traditional media is crucial. 

To apply or for more information: Please submit your CV and covering letter stating why you believe you have what it takes to help take the Wellington Phoenix to the next level in fan engagement and improve game day attendance and viewership via Seek here. 

Do not delay in applying, as we will be interviewing immediately and may close the role once a successful candidate has been found! 


Work Experience/Placements

The club receives applications every week for work experience but it is rare for the club to be able to offer work experience to fans and members of the public.

If you would like to apply, please email phoenixadmin@wellingtonphoenix.com and the club will keep all details on record should an opportunity arise.