Motivated , imaginative and capable Assistant Producer / PC with over 5 years experience in production , VFX , post , branded content , educational films.
Joining in the midst of a busy production period I had to hit the ground running . I was able to use to my previous knowledge and experience to organise and run castings alongside booking crew and accommodation. I create and send call sheets for all cast and crew and work closely with the Executive and Senior Producer to make sure shoots would run smoothly. I also have financial obligations , such as keeping track of budget costs for jobs and making sure PO numbers are sent for invoices.I am able to work efficiently both on set and in an office.
Working directly with designers and editors to achieve strong pitch films for high-end clients Researching and updating all required materials needed for productions Interpreting scripts from clients and being able to plan shoots accordingly Performing initial client assessment and analysis to quote and budget jobs Responsible for creative ideas and presenting them to clients Addressing any issues with a well formed solution Viewing projects from a consumer point of view Collaborating with designers and the editorial team on marketing materials. Proofing and approving production drafts of promotional materials. Managing project deadlines and monitoring milestones through completion stage.
Overseeing productions from concept to delivery Producing social media photography campaigns Devising campaign ideas and delivering images for Instagram/Twitter and Facebook. Managing motion graphics and animation projects- including 12 animations for a pharmaceutical company Project Managing video campaigns for healthcare companies, banks, law firms , publishers and charities Client facing, will deal directly with clients feedback and project vision Working with varying budgets from £2k- £80k+ , including tight turnarounds Collate client feedback from edit drafts and work with the the post team to amend projects Booking in freelancers and negotiating rates for jobs Managing freelancers and overseeing edits Run and maintain budgets and costs for every project Organise and book flights and accommodation within varying budgets
Having joined as a Runner I progressed to a Production Assistant .Tasks included organising transportation and accommodation, financial administration as well as attending shoots and liaising with crew and cast. With my knowledge of kit , I made sure it was kept in check, and would be asked to handle it on location when needed.Working on the company's internal software for budgeting and managing projects I became confident with raising PO's and help with invoices for freelancers and suppliers. Working closely with Google I would be based in their office and work across several of their projects. I understand the need for confidentiality and the pressures of working within a global company.
Working in a large commercial video and photographic studio, I was responsible for preparing, ordering and maintaining material for individual shoots. I am able to carry out multiple tasks and demands at the same time. I use my common sense to prioritise jobs and deal with the most pressing first. I have been able to gain a wider knowledge of the Commercial, video and photographic industry and develop my own skills and experience.
● Looking after the edit suites ● Reception cover ● Administrative tasks ● Providing client hospitality
• Client hospitality • General house keeping • Assisting across departments • Learning about all aspects of production • Assisting on set
• Administrative department • Setting up databases • Produce spreadsheets • Writing a press release • Transcribing interviews
A Levels Film - A Drama - B English Lit - B