How do I apply for a job at Pan Macmillan Australia?

Details of vacancies at Pan Macmillan are listed under Current Vacancies on this page. Please refer to specific vacancies for application details. Any applications forwarded via email should be in Word format.

Vacancies may also be advertised in major city and/or regional newspapers, as well as in the Books+Publishing Weekly Book Newsletter.

Do you offer work experience?

Limited work experience placements are offered throughout the year. These placements are dependent upon the workload of individual departments. Details of current work experience opportunities will be listed in Current Vacancies on this page.

How else can I get started in the publishing industry?

From time to time, entry level positions become available at Pan Macmillan. Resumes can be emailed to our Human Resources department at panhr@macmillan.com.au, where they will be retained on file for a 12-month period, and reviewed should relevant vacancies come about.

Unfortunately, we are unable to accept portfolios of artwork.

For advice regarding careers in proofreading, editing, or getting started in the publishing industry, please contact either The Australian Publishers Association or the Society of Editors in your state.

Current vacancies



Pan Macmillan Australia, is looking for an experienced Publicist to join their expanding Publicity team. Working across our extensive list of both Australian and International authors, the role requires a proactive, results-oriented, energetic, organized, and creative self-starter with a strong track record of media campaigns and knowledge of the Australian media. Please click here for further information about the role and on how to apply.

Sales Coordinator

Part-time (4 days a week)

As the primary support for the Deputy Sales Director and Sydney based key accounts, you will create submissions for national retailers, liaise with our Product Managers and Distributors to maximise order fulfilment, and provide general administration support for the Sales department. This part-time (4 days pw) entry level position provides a rare opportunity to begin a career in the publishing industry. Work in the CBD, meet authors and have free access to read as many books as you can handle! Great staff discounts also apply. Please click here for further information about the role and on how to apply.