Copy Editor Wanted for Motorcycle Group

Want to work for Motorcyclist?

Here's your chance. Motorcyclist is looking for a copy editor in its Los Angeles office. Responsibilities include proofreading editorial pages, copyediting manuscripts and inputting edit changes into QuarkXPress layouts. Previous experience in copyediting, preferably with a monthly publication, is required. Knowledge of QuarkXPress and the AP Stylebook is also required. Duties include precisely editing a large volume of copy under deadline pressure, inputting changes into QuarkXPress layouts, trafficking and filing copy. Ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, a self-starter and an independent worker who will be able to turn copy around quickly and accurately. This person must also possess strong oral and written communication skills and be a team player. This position is responsible for taking charge of the editorial copy flow and keeping the staff of two magazines (Motorcyclist and Motorcycle Cruiser) informed of editorial progress at all times. Obviously, knowledge and interest in the motorcycle industry is a plus, and if you're a rider/enthusiast who has these skills, even better. Please send resumes to Amy Diamond at the following addresses:

Primedia Inc.
c/o Amy Diamond
6420 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA
90048 - 5515