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Publishing Director

Ultimo Press is looking for an outstanding Publishing Director to lead the editorial development of its new list.

​Ultimo Press’ vision is to become one of Australia’s most vibrant and exciting publishers, focused on the heart of the market, home to the most original and creative storytellers. We expect success to come from our dedication to editorial excellence, arresting design, dynamic marketing and publicity, and our commitment to authors. We want to be distinctive, a little bit different, to disrupt and to have fun.

The successful candidate will be experienced in fiction and non-fiction, have a vision for the future, an eye on overseas trends, and harbour a desire to nurture an exceptional team with the ambition to succeed locally and internationally. This is a unique opportunity for a visionary publisher to make an indelible mark on Australian publishing over the next decade.

​This role will be Sydney-based.

Ultimo Press is a new independent publishing house backed by Hardie Grant. The progressive new venture will offer a variety of fiction and non-fiction books that will champion Australian authors and the remarkable stories they have to share with the world.

Please address all expressions of interest to 

Close Date: Monday 28 September 2020

​Hardie Grant is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and equitable workplace. We welcome job applications from people with diverse backgrounds and experience.

Publishing Director

Ultimo Press, Sydney
Full-time, Permanent
Publishing Director