Director, Digital Solutions - GOTAFE

Location Melbourne
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-1905-95304
Posted 9 days ago
  • Be part of GOTAFE’s transformation
  • Salary circa $150,000-$160,000 inc super
  • Flexible working arrangements across multiple campuses

Located across multiple sites in picturesque outer Melbourne and evolving regional Victoria, GOTAFE, a tertiary education provider, has been an intrinsic part of their local communities, delivering quality skills and training and championing equity for more than 20 years.
GOTAFE are resolutely committed to ensuring the needs of their students and industries are at the heart of all they do so while the world changes, GOTAFE is also transitioning so that they can be at the frontline of this change. In doing this, GOTAFE have the opportunity to shape the future of the delivery of tertiary education and to impact lasting change. This change will also see GOTAFE transition into a contemporary, cutting-edge and innovative organisation.
Be part of something great – now is an exciting time to join GOTAFE and contribute to this change!
The role
Reporting to the Executive Director Corporate Services, the Director Digital Solutions will drive the provision of innovative digital solutions and support services across GOTAFE. Delivering on the ICT strategy the Director will lead the Digital Solutions Department and provide modern, comprehensive and high quality digital infrastructure and support services to the organisation across all campuses.  Leading the planning, development and management of all information and communication technology systems and operations, the Director will foster a culture that is customer and solution focused and one that is a genuine partner to the wider organisation. Furthermore, the Director will oversee vendor relationships, contracts and the financial management of the entire digital infrastructure.
To be considered for this opportunity, GOTAFE are seeking an engaging and innovative leader with demonstrated experience inspiring and fostering talent and building capability of a Digital Solutions team.  Previous experience delivering high quality evidence based strategic advice, financial management, and expertise in information and communication technologies and operational management will be key to the success of this role.  Working as a collaborative leader, with excellent communicate and negotiation skills, you will enjoy building relationships and have demonstrated success empowering a culture of innovation and continuous improvement. GOTAFE are flexible with sector experience but are seeking someone with strong community values and a passion for life-long learning and regional communities.
For further information please go to to download the position description, hear from the CEO and also apply. For a confidential conversation, please contact Melanie Pecanek on 03 9929 9587 or Paris Plompen on 03 9929 9539.