Jessie Edwards

Production Coordinator

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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About me

Hardworking production coordinator, with over 5 years experience in the media sector. Varying in broadcast, feature film, short film, music videos, motion capture, studio/ location shooting and distribution sales.

Skills

  • Sales Coordinator
  • Production Assistant
  • Production Coordinator
  • Floor Management
  • Post Production

Companies I’ve worked with

  • W

    WWFX London

    • A

      Attitude Awards NZ

      • D

        Disney Channel UK

        • S

          SKYTV NZ

          Work history

          2018

          Production Coordinator

          WWFX London

          Jan 2018 - Apr 2018
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • After joining WWFX London in January, the team has expanded from 3 to 12 within 3 months. While organizing the opening of the office in anticipation for 10+ visual effects artists to join, I was also sent between London and Sofia to assist the films motion capture filming. Some tasks to mention whilst in this position are; - Supporting motion capture supervisor on stage for the two-week motion capture studio shoot. Scheduled rehearsals and shoot days. - Supervised two-day yoga motion capture studio shoot. - Collated daily VFX reviews with texturing, modelling and animation artists. - Tracking 10 VFX artists, to record their progress, syncing with the pipeline and bid days, using shotgun, tracking software for post production.

          2016

          Presentation Scheduler

          Disney Channel UK

          Jun 2016 - Jun 2016
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • A short temporary contract brought me to Disney Channel UK, based in Hammersmith. Fortunately I was familiar with the scheduling system IBMS, and was able to slide into their team seamlessly. Responsibilities and achievements include; - Scheduling 2-3 Disney channels over a 7 day period, in a day. - Communication between supervision and schedulers to ensure workload was equally divided between staff, strengths, experience and familiarity. - Implemented a more efficient numbering system to speed up scheduling process.

          2017

          Sales Coordinator

          Banijay Rights

          Jun 2016 - Dec 2017
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • Responsible for coordinating on behalf of 2 sales executives, in finished tape and format television sales. This was a stimulating role that got me involved with many departments including marketing, IPO and event management. Within the 18 months I managed to involve myself in the following; - Tracking over 30 contracts daily, spanning across CEEMEA & Asia - Implemented new tracking process for sales updates which updated my executives, and created a streamline process from negotiation to signature. - Assisted marketing executive in 300+ guest private events & show launches. - Attended and held meetings with clients at 3 MIPCOM & MIPTV markets. - Supported EA’s in organising work Christmas/ Milestone events. - Developed and held long-standing relationships with acquisition clients, from all regions.

          2016

          Entertainment Promotions Assistant

          SKYTV NZ

          Jan 2015 - Jun 2016
          • Auckland, New Zealand
          • Full Time
          • At SKYTV NZ, I held the busy role of team assistant for 18 months. My main role was to assist over 30 promo producers, entertainment, sport and marketing, in delivery of their promotions on time. As well as to mention; - Tracking progress and timekeeping of scheduled, due and late promos. - Cut and edited promos received from overseas, to comply with NZ standards and formats in Final Cut Pro. - Managed the scheduling of edit suites between 30 internal/ external promo producers. - Managed media workflow from library, ingest, QC, promos to finish. - Point of contact between ingest department, QC, promo producers and promo supervision.

          2013

          Assistant Floor Manager

          Attitude Awards NZ

          Aug 2013 - Aug 2013
          • Auckland, New Zealand
          • Freelance
          • The Attitude Awards are held annually, at the Viaduct Event Centre, Auckland. Celebrating incredible New Zealanders, living with a disability, accomplishing challenges and setting records. The one day shoot was rehearsed in a day, and then later filmed in the evening with a fast turn around edit, to be broadcasted the following day. As an assistant floor manager, I was kept busy organizing seating plans, ushering guest speakers, running through the shot list multiple times and being a point of contact for camera, lighting and sound crew. Once the filming began, my main responsibility was ushering guests speakers and winners of the awards from their tables, to the stage and then behind the stage to be interviewed.

          Education

          2013

          Diploma in Film and Television Production

          South Seas Film and Television School

          Jan 2013 - Dec 2013
          • Auckland, New Zealand

          2012

          Certificate in Business Studies

          Massey University

          Jan 2012 - Jun 2012
          • Auckland, New Zealand
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