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Active Interest Media is committed to developing a community of dedicated professionals with the ability and drive to provide the best service possible through their career path within AIM.

AIM seeks to promote from within while also incorporating the diverse talent that can be found outside of the organization.

Active Interest Media is a company actively acquiring and building market-leading enthusiast publications and other media platforms. We offer a competitive benefits package including medical and dental insurance, long and short term disability, FSA and 401k.

Active Interest Media values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Assistant Editor-Woodsmith, Woodsmith

The assistant editor is responsible for content production for the Woodsmith brand. This involves digital content (web and video), as well as print content in the form of department articles, projects, readers tips and additional content where needed.

Professional Responsibilities

Professional demeanor is a must for all positions at Active Interest Media. In addition to courteous, friendly, businesslike behavior, the following qualifications are fundamental to this position:

  • Create and proof content for print, digital, video, and social media platforms (Woodsmith, Woodsmith Plans, Woodsmith Shop, and Store.woodsmith)
  • Maintain and contribute to social media accounts and monitor activity on all brand accounts.
  • Process payment to readers that have submitted tips being purchased by magazine.
  • Answer customer service questions based on current issue or plans.
  • Help build, maintain, and manage online web content for the web store as well as home websites.
  • Maintain brand and industry awareness and relationships with companies and/or industry leaders
  • Other duties as assigned

Professional Qualifications

  • BS/BA in Communications, English, Journalism, or other relevant Degree
  • Knowledgeable in Woodworking techniques, terminology and use of tools
  • Ability to communicate clearly, present to large audiences, and comfortable appearing on camera

Active Interest Media values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Electronic Imaging Specialist, Home Group

The Electronic Imaging Specialist supports Art and Design staffs of assigned publications by performing color separations and other prepress functions as appropriate. Heavy emphasis on color correction with an eye to ultimate print reproduction quality. Responsibilities include proofing.

Professional Responsibilities

  • Performs color correction on images incorporating press specifications
  • Performs shadow creation and other image manipulation per art direction
  • Executes proofing pages of images for markup by art direction
  • Places high resolution images in page documents and make final page proofs for print
  • Verifies quality of proof with the use of proofer certification
  • Maintains, calibrates proofing equipment, and monitors color profiles
  • Keeps management informed of any potential output problems relating to assigned

titles and recommends potential solutions

  • Other projects and assignments as needed

Professional Qualifications

Professional demeanor is a must for all positions at Active Interest Media. In addition to courteous, friendly, businesslike behavior, the following qualifications are fundamental to this position:

  • Strong working knowledge of Photoshop and InDesign is required
  • Strong knowledge of prepress processes and workflow
  • Understanding of color theory, printing, and graphics
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong detail orientation, self-motivation, organization skills, and independence in deadline driven environment

Active Interest Media values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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