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Communications Lead

The vision is for Ultimo Press to become one of Australia’s most vibrant and exciting publishers, focused on the heart of the market, and home to the most talented and creative storytellers. We expect success to come from our dedication to editorial excellence, arresting design, dynamic marketing and publicity, and our commitment to our authors. As a small, agile, independent publisher, we expect to do things differently and to lead the conversation.


The Communications Lead will:


  • curate the voice, culture, image and identity of the UP brand, and that of our authors and their books 


  • work closely with our authors to create compelling and engaging communication strategies and plans to support and promote their work


  • develop original and ground-breaking media assets to deepen reader connection and provoke response


  • manage UP’s communications strategy in relation to socials and audience development, and will build a dynamic relationship with consumers


We are looking for candidates with relevant communications experience and the vision, voice, character and personality to advance Ultimo Press’ ambitions as a leading independent publishing house.


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

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to 

Applications close 5pm, 2 March 2021. For any other queries, including a detailed position description please contact

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