The Association of Canadian Publishers is the voice of English-language Canadian-owned independent book publishers.

ACP supports and strengthens the contribution that Canadian books make to Canada’s cultural, economic, and educational landscape.

ACP represents approximately 115 Canadian-owned and controlled book publishers from across the country. Through all of its activities, ACP is committed to the development and maintenance of these vibrant, competitive Canadian-owned companies.

ACP focuses its resources on advocacy, programs, and projects including: Government and Public Relations, Collaborative Marketing initiatives, Research and Communications, and Professional Development activities.

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Now Hiring: Program Manager

The Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP) seeks a full-time Program Manager. This is a varied position, which touches all aspects of ACP’s programs and operations. Every day will be different, but you will work closely with the ACP staff, member publishers, and project consultants. Apply by 5:00 pm EDT on August 19, 2022.

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ACP contributes to the development and maintenance of vibrant, competitive book publishing companies in order to support and strengthen the contribution that Canadian books make to Canada’s cultural, economic, and educational landscape.