I’m an exceedingly passionate, proactive, and detail-orientated administrator with prior secretarial experience in creative fields. I’m currently freelancing as a writer/producer, and have most recently served as London Film Academy’s Front of House Coordinator. The post entailed handling in-person, phone, and all email enquiries, conducting tours, taking meeting minutes, managing petty cash, taking care of the reception area and carrying out personal errands for both of the school’s principles. I also branched outside of my role, and took over social media, co-managed bursary students, and implemented a job listings program that saw more students thrust into the UK film industry than ever before.
As a producer on the short film Corpse Remover, directed by Alessandro Farrattini Pojani, I: - Co-managed 150% funded Kickstarter campaign - Secured locations and crew - Handled almost all relations - Proofread and edited script from its inception
As Front of House Coordinator, I: - Answered almost all mail, email, in-person and phone enquiries - Managed petty cash and updated spread sheet weekly - Took and circulated weekly meeting minutes - Carried out and compiled various forms of research - Performed personal errands for the two school principles - Conducted tours and looked after esteemed guests - Managed the school calendar - Co-managed bursary students and often arranged/covered for events - Took over social media and other marketing areas - Co-managed the enquiry and job listings sides of the database - Maintained reception and other areas of the building - Maintained good personal presentation, communicated well, sustained a good telephone manner, remained calm under pressure
During this two-week work placement, I: - Dealt with phone calls, email and mail - Carried out and presented competitor research - Carried out general errands around the site
During this five-day work placement, I: - Handled and took photographs of various items of immense value - Uploaded onto and organised wide digital image archive - Performed research on a daily basis - Organised office and prop warehouse spaces
- Graduated with First Class Honours - Wrote and produced a number of projects
- Left for Aberystwyth with some of the highest grades in the year
- Received grades the equivalent to A* A* A* A* A at A Level - Asked to be valedictorian