The Boar is the University of Warwick’s awarding-winning students’ newspaper. With a new edition and 3,000 copies published every two weeks, a reach of nearly 12,000 students on campus and thousands more online, we are one of Warwick’s most successful societies. We are always looking for new writers to join our team, but now we have an exciting opportunity for anyone interested in journalism: we are recruiting deputy editors for all our sections in the newspaper. As well as that, we have open spots in our Business Team! The first thing you need to do is buy a membership through the SU website. Then, join our official Facebook group.
Editorial Team – Deputy Position
Becoming a deputy editor for any section within The Boar will mean you are responsible for ensuring the quality of the overall paper and making amendments where necessary to sections prior to publication. Also, supporting the editor in laying up the paper and aiding in the overall management of the section. To apply, email the relevant section with 150-300 words explaining why you would be the best person for the job.
Editors: Sarah Morland & Daniel Ruben
Editor: Matt Allen
Editor: Branca Lessa de Sa
Editor: Katie Sewell
Editors: Chiara Castrovillari & Stanley Smith
Editor: Imogen Cooper
Editors: Jess Holt and Lucy Armitstead
Editor: Ilia Maniki
Editors: Josh Hatcher & Matilda Smith
Editor: Matea Fadiga
Editor: Reece Goodall
Editor: Amy Kynman
Editor: Zoe Morrall
Editor: Alex Jennings
You will be assisting the Head of Sales and Director of Business in securing advertising and building professional relationships with companies interested in The Boar. You will help manage the ins and outs of the mechanics behind our paper and how it works as a business.
The business deputies will be involved in various aspects of the Boar‘s commercial operations, and will have the chance to gain an insight into the financial planning of one of Warwick’s biggest societies
As a Marketing Deputy you will be assisting with the creation of campaigns, competitions and marketing strategies to promote our paper. The role also focuses on The Boar’s brand and visual identity, so skills in Photoshop and other design software will aid your success.
Are you fluent in gifs? Then this may be the perfect position for you. The social media team manages all of The Boar‘s accounts, like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Our multimedia team is in charge of making “Boar Bites” videos every fortnight. If you’re interested in photography and video-making, then this is the job for you.