Islay Leefe-Griffiths

Producer / Production Manager / Production Assistant

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
-

Projects

  • Producer / Production Manager / Production Assistant
    Operations Director
  • Producer / Production Manager / Production Assistant
    Creative Technology Director
  • Producer / Production Manager / Production Assistant
    Creative Consultant and Producer
  • Producer / Production Manager / Production Assistant
  • Producer / Production Manager / Production Assistant
  • Producer / Production Manager / Production Assistant
  • Producer / Production Manager / Production Assistant
  • Producer / Production Manager / Production Assistant

Projects credited in

  • Producer
    Producer / Production Manager / Production Assistant
    Creative Director / Producer

About me

Hi, I’m Islay. I’m friendly, enthusiastic and have a lot of energy to burn. My aim is to make it big in commercials and music video production, with a hope to work with the brightest and best in the industry.

Skills

  • Production
  • Google Drive
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Call Sheets
  • Shoot Production
  • Budgeting
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Basic Indesign
  • Production Scheduling
  • Social Media

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Nexus Studios

    Nexus Studios

    • Advertising
  • Droga5

    Droga5

    • Marketing & PR
  • R

    RD Content

    • K

      Knucklehead

      Work history

      2018

      Production Assistant

      Nexus Studios

      Jul 2017 - Apr 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • I’ve worked on 2D, 3D and live action commercial productions, as well as interactive projects including website development and assisting with volumetric capture and promos for augmented reality apps. I was acting PM on the location day for a large-scale motion control project, receiving high praise from the producer, and I looked after the talent and assisted with cinemographs on a 360° culture film for Nowness.

      2017

      Executive Assistant

      Nexus Studios

      May 2017 - Jul 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • I diary managed for the co-founders and ECD, and was looped in on discussions about setting up the company’s second office in Los Angeles. I helped with research tasks, put together action points from new talent conversations and learnt a huge amount about the world of advertising and film production, both in the UK and USA.

      2017

      Office Manager

      Nexus Studios

      Jul 2016 - May 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • This position got me acquainted with over a hundred employees and a four-floor warehouse studio space.

      2016

      Production Assistant

      RD Content

      Mar 2016 - Jul 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • I was thrown in at the deep end and given a lot of production responsibility due to the small size of the company. I assisted on many shoots, managed film deliveries and liaised with agency and clients, amongst lots of other production roles.

      2015

      Sep 2015 - Sep 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance

      2016

      Office Manager

      RD Content

      Sep 2015 - Mar 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time

      2015

      Work Experience

      Knucklehead

      May 2015 - May 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship

      2015

      Work Experience

      Droga5

      Mar 2015 - Mar 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship

      Education

      2014

      BA Politics, Philosophy and Economics

      Rutgers University

      Jan 2014 - Jun 2014
      • New Brunswick, United States
      • Part of the Study Abroad Program at the University of Manchester

      2015

      BA Politics, Philosophy and Economics

      University of Manchester

      Sep 2012 - Jun 2015
      • Manchester, United Kingdom
      • First Class Honours Activities and Societies: Member of Life Drawing/Manchester University Art Society. Member of Open Media Society that hosts frequent showings of documentary films. Member of the PPE Society.