Professionally: I'm currently working as Picture and Production Assistant within the Editorial Content team at MADE.COM. Day to day, I'm involved in content production globally; from sourcing and styling props for shoots, to collaborating with our copywriters to curate imagery for SEO articles. With my background in Photography, I'm also responsible for editing images and designing assets for social channels, including Pinterest and Instagram. I also have a wealth of administrative and facilities knowledge, having originally joined the company as the Receptionist in February 2018. Personally: I studied Photography and Film and I'm a passionate street Photographer, drawn by interesting lines, light, and characters. I specialised in screenwriting for my BA, as well as elements of videography & post-production.
- Assistant Producer all Editorial Content shoots - Post production using Photoshop for editing and resizing deliverables - Creating styling selections for shoots & articles - Sourcing products and props from various locations for shoots - Liaising with Influencers, Photographers and Designers - Building good relationships with relevant teams within the business - Working within budgets for gifting, couriers and other regular costs - Coordination of both studio and residential environments, ensuring the smooth running of shoots - Social media asset creation including Pinterest pins (InDesign) and Instagram stories (Premiere Pro) - Imagery curation & editing for SEO articles - Creating call sheets, drawing up Photography usage agreements - Arranging refreshments, couriers & travel - Use of Prismic CMS for web page building - Use of Olapic for user-generated content curation, reaching out to customers and talent in order to re-purpose imagery - Asana for task organisation and project management
- The face of reception, welcoming visitors - Administration, including courier booking for the company worldwide - Budget management and tracking - Supplier sourcing, comparison and negotiation - Stock taking and purchasing, invoice management - Liaising regularly with contractors for facilities work - Creating and organising office systems - Member of the company Culture Club, organising social events - Taking initiative to secure staff discounts with several local businesses - Meeting room bookings and diary management for senior staff
I completed 4 years of night study at Birkbeck University for a degree in Film and Media, achieving a 2:1 specialising in Screenwriting. During the course, I undertook several Freelance Photography projects including for theatre and arts events. From 2018, I worked full time at MADE.COM whilst continuing to study.
I studied film history and analytical approaches, as well as practical film making. I specialised in screenwriting and achieved a high 2:1 on my final project, a feature length screenplay.
Specialised in Photography and Moving Image
A Levels - Achieved A, B, A.