The deadline to apply for this position has now passed.

WhatsOnStage is recruiting for an editorial assistant to join its busy editorial team based in central London.

The responsibilities of the role include managing the review schedule, writing daily news stories, conducting interviews, liaising with press officers and keeping up to date with all the latest theatre news.

The role will include some reviewing, as well as responsibility for social media platforms, routine office duties and proof reading and editing web content.

The ideal applicant will be an avid and eager theatregoer, with some interest in pursuing a career in theatre and arts journalism. They must have exceptional organisational and communication skills, and strong writing abilities. They must also be confident in using CMS platforms and social media and have a lot of enthusiasm and ideas for multi-platform content and features.

The successful applicant will ideally have some experience working online, including on their own blog or website.

The deadline to apply for this position has now passed.