I am responsible for controlling output workflow by managing a team of broadcast journalists to ensure they edit video news packages in a timeframe that can compete with the likes of APTN. I am responsible for smooth and technically sound final video edits, factual accuracy and style in scripts and shot-lists alongside writing succinct and click-worthy headlines. I am required to keep on top of breaking news 24/7, pitch unique story ideas, as well as consistently increasing my knowledge of historical/political affairs.
Arts Editor- Waxxx Magazine Was head editor of the arts section of bi-monthly Liverpool publication Waxxx. Along with finding, organizing and assigning content, I helped in the formation of a ‘profiles’ section dedicated to local artists
Upon completing an internship, I secured regular paid freelance work at Archant's regional publication Cheshire Life. I wrote a range of articles and conducted numerous interviews with local artists, photographers and businessmen.I also wrote book reviews, reported local news, and compiled events listings.
Worked for travel website iHoppers. Responsibilities included researching and attaining photos of tourist spots in the Canary Islands. I was also in charge of editing all of the English language articles written by interns during my time there.
Whilst interning at this Liverpool family magazine, I edited two issues, and wrote a range of articles based on subjects such as education, child behaviour, family days out and assisted with advertising and PR campaigns.
I took completed modules including media law, public affairs and sub editing.
I achieved a 2:1 in English Literature and Language. I specialized in Literary Editing and launched my own magazine "STEEL', an arts and culture magazine that was distributed for free around Sheffield. I took additional modules in French before embarking on an Erasmus exchange at the University of Neuchâtel.
Studied French up to B1 level and undertook courses in American and 17th Century Literature.
A levels: English Literature (A), Textiles (A) History (C) As level: Art & Design (C)
English Literature-A*, English Language, A*, History A, Textiles A, Maths B, Science BB, Art B Spanish B