Bike Magazine
Date Posted: 3/23/2017

Editor - GEAR, Bike Magazine

  • Company: Bike Magazine
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location: Carlsbad, CA
  • Required Exp: 3 year(s)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

The Gear Editor is responsible for managing all Bike’s online and print gear content. The gear editor tests and reviews products, and must possess an understanding of the products currently available on the market. You know how many pawls are in an Industry Nine hub and why it matters. You know what Plus Size, Boost spacing and Metric sizing are, and better yet, you have an opinion on them.

Essential duties:
• Prioritizes, tracks, handles, and maintains records of the elements, costs, and time schedules of multiple projects.
• Consults with client or supervisor to evaluate individual project needs.
• Reads copy to detect errors in spelling, punctuation, and syntax.
• Verifies facts, dates, and statistics.
• Rewrites or modifies copy to clarify meaning and to conform to publication's style and editorial policy.
• Writes or rewrites headlines and captions according to publication requirements.
• Confers with writers regarding changes made to copy.
• Marks copy for print, using standardized code to indicate how type should be set.
• Reads galley and page proofs to detect errors, and uses standardized code to indicate corrections.
• Initiates or replies to correspondence regarding material published or being considered for publication.

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:
• Minimum of three years in the mountain bike industry
• Shop experience preferred
• Must be a skilled mechanic of high-end mountain bikes, and must show an ability to write and edit product reviews.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
• Strong knowledge of current and past mountain bikes, components and soft goods.
• Proficient mountain biker with experience setting up, riding and trouble-shooting high-end, full-suspension bikes.
• Must be excellent at boxing bikes without destroying them and be able to operate a tape gun.

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume through Malakye.com

Perks

Date Posted: 3/23/2017

Editor - GEAR, Bike Magazine

  • Company: Bike Magazine
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Carlsbad, CA
  • Required Exp:3 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

The Gear Editor is responsible for managing all Bike’s online and print gear content. The gear editor tests and reviews products, and must possess an understanding of the products currently available on the market. You know how many pawls are in an Industry Nine hub and why it matters. You know what Plus Size, Boost spacing and Metric sizing are, and better yet, you have an opinion on them.

Essential duties:
• Prioritizes, tracks, handles, and maintains records of the elements, costs, and time schedules of multiple projects.
• Consults with client or supervisor to evaluate individual project needs.
• Reads copy to detect errors in spelling, punctuation, and syntax.
• Verifies facts, dates, and statistics.
• Rewrites or modifies copy to clarify meaning and to conform to publication's style and editorial policy.
• Writes or rewrites headlines and captions according to publication requirements.
• Confers with writers regarding changes made to copy.
• Marks copy for print, using standardized code to indicate how type should be set.
• Reads galley and page proofs to detect errors, and uses standardized code to indicate corrections.
• Initiates or replies to correspondence regarding material published or being considered for publication.

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:
• Minimum of three years in the mountain bike industry
• Shop experience preferred
• Must be a skilled mechanic of high-end mountain bikes, and must show an ability to write and edit product reviews.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
• Strong knowledge of current and past mountain bikes, components and soft goods.
• Proficient mountain biker with experience setting up, riding and trouble-shooting high-end, full-suspension bikes.
• Must be excellent at boxing bikes without destroying them and be able to operate a tape gun.

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume through Malakye.com

Perks

Date Posted: 3/23/2017

Editor - GEAR, Bike Magazine

  • Company: Bike Magazine
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Carlsbad, CA
  • Required Exp:3 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available