Yoga Samachar is seeking a copy editor.

The person selected for this paid position will edit approximately 8 to 12 articles according to IYNAUS style for each of two yearly issues; proofread through all phrases of production; compile corrections from multiple sources and transfer them to compositor; and correspond electronically with authors, staff, and Board Members.

Qualified candidates must be able to communicate clearly and concisely in writing; have keen attention to detail; be available twice yearly for the 6-to 8-week production period; have facility with editing in Microsoft Word—especially Track Changes tools—and Adobe Acrobat; and understand the basic principles and philosophy of Iyengar Yoga.

The position begins in spring 2011. Please send resumes to Sharon Cowdery, IYNAUS General Manager, 1952 First Ave South, Suite 1B, Seattle, WA 98134. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.