Going Down Swinging is looking for our next General Manager, a rare opportunity to play a key role in managing one of Australia’s longest-running literary publications.

Following the release of our fortieth edition late this year, Going Down Swinging will be looking towards the future and we need an arts management whiz to play a vital role in our next adventure. This role will support our small but excellent team to produce a generous artistic program of special events and publications in 2020. You’ll provide vision and leadership for the organisation and work closely with all staff, writers and artists in our community.

The position is Melbourne-based and we particularly encourage Indigenous people, queer people, trans people and people of all abilities, religions, ethnicities and genders to apply. Check out the position description for more details.

To apply, please send through your CV (including 2-3 referees) and a brief cover letter that addresses the selection criteria outlined in the position description. Applications should be saved as a single Word or PDF file with your surname as the file name and emailed to info@goingdownswinging.org.au.

Applications close 5pm October 16, 2019. Applicants outside of Melbourne during this period can interview via Skype.