Current freelance clients

FIELD & DIGITAL PRODUCER

Bloomberg LP

2014
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present

Produce business content for Bloomberg TV and its digital clients. Handle pre-production work, shoot, edit, write and interview. Use strong editorial judgment and familiarity with video to break down complex material into simple terms to help set, execute and produce editorial agenda.

WEB VIDEO EDITOR

Agence France-Presse

2014
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present

Edit video reports for well-known digital clients including Yahoo, Google and MSN. Sub-edit content from reporters world-wide to support multimedia global affairs story telling. Coordinate content between Washington, London and Hong Kong bureaus.

ASSISTANT PRODUCER

Thomson Reuters

2013
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present

Edit video packages and file multimedia reports for clients. Cut picture sequences and publish web videos. Gallery produce digital business bulletins for Reuters.com and the Reuters Insider video platform.

BROADCAST JOURNALIST

UKRD Group

2013
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present

Write and present pre-recorded and live bulletins for Mix 96 FM. Write copy for the website and social media profiles. Report on a range of stories and interview a broad variety of people from the local area.

previous Notable clients

Output producer, Good Morning Britain/Daybreak

gmb

Produced VTs and segments for Good Morning Britain (formerly Daybreak) on ITV. Utilised knowledge of topical content to edit, write scripts and interview. Produced outside broadcasts and handled pre-production work.

Interactive AP, The Wright Stuff

tws

Assisted in the production of debatable content live on Channel 5. Presented VTs, vox pops and worked closely with talent. Engaged excellent people management skills for live studio audiences. Managed the website and social media accounts to grow a digital fan-base.

Assistant News Editor, Channel 4 News

4

Gallery PA on noon bulletins for Channel 4 News. Assigned and booked camera crews to planned stories and breaking news. I managed international package feeds, guests and live reports through the booking of global studios and satellite feeds.

CV and Testimonials

portfolio

Scripts and style guide

TV Producing

My skills in script writing and video editing have given…
Presenting a Business News bulletin. February, 2015.

On air

Over the past decade, I have amassed over 10,000 hours…
Shooting at Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. December, 2014.

Video shooting & Editing

Having gained valuable experience in front of the camera lens,…
An interview with former Lib Dem leader, Sir ‘Ming’ Campbell.

Reporting

My first job after leaving university was a reporter, for…

education

1999
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2001

BTEC. MEDIA: COMMUNICATION & PRODUCTION

West Herts College, Watford

Result: Distinction. Received an excellent introduction to the world of media and learnt practical skills from shoot/editing to web design. Enjoyed learning about theoretical aspects of media and popular culture.

2001
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2005

BSC. (JOINT HONS) COMPUTING & MEDIA

De Montfort University, Leicester

Result: 2:1. Flourished in a number of modules to become a fluent journalist, editor and producer. Extra-curricular activities involved writing for the student newspaper, presenting on Demon FM radio and helping launch Demon TV.

2004
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2005

MA. (HONS) MULTIMEDIA JOURNALISM

Bournemouth University, Dorset

Result: Merit. Focused on digital publishing, reporting, broadcasting and online writing. Learnt principles of regulation, press freedoms and codes of conduct. Successfully developed the university's first news show, Nerve TV News.

skills

SHOOTING

Canon XF305
70%
Canon C100
85%
Nikon D5200 DSLR
90%
Panasonic P2
70%

EDITING & PRODUCTION

Adobe Premiere Pro
85%
Avid
70%
Final Cut Pro
90%
iNews
70%

DIGITAL

CMS
90%
HTML / PHP / SEO
75%
Photoshop
80%
Social Media
90%

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