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Love classic cars and Land Rovers?
Got excellent writing skills?
Good with grammar?
Have perfect punctuation?
Possess a keen eye for detail?
Bauer Media’s Consumer Cars Division is looking for a talented sub-editor to work on our portfolio of brilliant motoring titles, with a specific remit on Classic Cars and Land Rover Owner.
As well as these titles, you will also be expected to work on our other great automotive brands – CAR, Practical Classics, Car Mechanics and Classic Car Weekly – as and when necessary.
Here’s what we’re after:
• The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years editorial experience in a magazine environment, preferably with a working knowledge of Adobe InDesign.
• Top-notch writing skills are a must, as well as an expert grasp of the finer points of good grammar and a brain with a built-in dictionary.
• Experience of sending magazines to repro and the ability to liaise with production, marketing and advertising teams, as well as printers, would be beneficial.
• Excellent time‐management, communication and flexibility is required.
You will be part of a team producing top-quality editorial pages, ensuring text, headlines, captions and sells are mistake free. The role requires you to work closely with the production editors to ensure that the magazine goes to press on time, every time, delivering pages through the publishing hub that hit the standards demanded by the Senior Production Editor, Head of Publishing and Editors.
This is an exciting opportunity to work in automotive publishing. Based in our Peterborough offices, this is a full‐time, permanent position. A love of motoring is preferred. To apply, please send a covering letter and your CV to:
Stephen Worthy, Head of Publishing, Consumer Cars, Bauer Media, Media House, Lynchwood, Peterborough, PE2 6EA or email for the attention of Stephen Worthy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Monday 20th August 2012