Inventory & Data Integrity Controller, HGP – Melbourne

Inventory & Data Integrity Controller, HGP – Melbourne

About Us

Hardie Grant Publishing is an Australian-owned independent global publisher of quality, stylish, cutting-edge books.

The role

We are looking for a commercially-minded Inventory & Data Integrity Controller to join the Publishing Services team, to work across multiple divisions within the Hardie Grant Publishing business.


  • Control & advise on stock flow
  • Resolve warehouse and stock problems
  • Purchase Order management, stock/sales forecasting
  • Reporting (Microsoft Excel & application-based)
  • Title metadata maintenance
  • Liaise between distributors, external publishing companies, and internal staff


The ideal candidate will have:
  • At least one year’s experience in a similar role
  • A suitable business or publishing degree
  • Familiarity and interest in the book publishing industry
  • Experience with title management and warehousing software, such as Bookmaster and Firebrand
  • Strong reporting skills, especially in Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of forecasting, global supply chains, warehousing, stock risks
The candidate must also possess:
  • Strong analytical, time management, organisational, and communication skills
  • Ability to independently solve problems
  • A willingness to learn
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • A positive attitude


If you think you are a great fit for this role please email a cover letter, CV, and samples from your portfolio to by 20 April. Applications without a cover letter, CV and portfolio samples will not be considered.
Hardie Grant is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and equitable workplace. We welcome job applications from people with diverse backgrounds and experience.