Director of Information Technology
FIFA is looking to recruit its Director of Information Technology to lead the IT organization strategically and manage the IT operations with a team of over 80 people and with full budget responsibility.
Core areas of responsibility and accountability
Our ideal candidate is a highly professional IT expert with a digital mindset, a proactive and transformational change manager and team leader with a modern leadership style. She/he has the proven ability to quickly build strong and productive relationships at all levels in an international organization.
This is an exciting and challenging role that will appeal to a confident, collaborative, and high-energy individual who thrives in an organization that touches the heart, the soul, and the life of so many people across the globe through football.
If you have the necessary qualifications and are keen to work for an international organisation, please click “apply here” and submit your application in English (motivation letter, CV, diplomas and reference letters).
Only direct applications via our applicant tracking system will be considered (no applications via email/post please).
Please note that for the recruitment of this role, we may cooperate with an external executive search company. While applying, you agree that your application may be forwarded to the appointed specialists.
Fédération Internationale de Football Association, FIFA-Strasse 20, 8044 Zurich
Founded in 1904, the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) is the umbrella organisation of its members, currently 211 national football associations. Its main objectives, enshrined in its statutes, are to develop football around the world, to stage international competitions and to protect the integrity of football (against match manipulation, doping etc.).
FIFA is a truly diverse, modern and multicultural organisation and its primary purpose is to promote football. Over 800 people from 50 nations – 40 per cent of which are women, including the Secretary General – covering a wide variety of professional profiles, work to fulfil that purpose. FIFA’s headquarters are based in Zurich, Switzerland. We have other offices in Zurich, as well as temporary offices around the world.
We are 'living football' – we are committed to the game, to the people, to the planet and to the future. It is what we do. It is why we are here.
Our culture is shaped by fair play, team spirit, diversity, sustainability, transparency and innovation. We live by these values. Regardless of race, religion, national origin, colour, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or citizenship – we support diversity; indeed, we consider it to be key to our success.
We are looking for talented and motivated team members who would embrace these values every day, with purpose, passion and pride, in order to make a positive impact on the world of football and beyond.
We offer a unique and exciting work environment with great opportunities for your personal and professional development.