Joanna Drayton

Talent coordinator

  • LocationUnited Kingdom



  • Fashion
  • Film
  • Email Handling
  • Office Management
  • Excel
  • Indesign
  • Office
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Customer Facing
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Archive Research
  • Archive Footage
  • Research Visualisation
  • Communication Skills

Work history


Talent Co-ordinator

Grey London

Jan 2016
  • Internal recruitment across Account Management /Planning and Creative


Photo Imaging Specialist

Amazon Fashion

Aug 2015 - Jan 2016
  • Part of the UK operations team based in the Hoxton photography studios. Responsible for navigating the status of all images across Europe. Cataloging whether they are fit for publishing need to be reshoot or available for outbound transfer.


Project Assistant

Estee Lauder

Jun 2015 - Aug 2015
  • Supporting two Project managers workload over thirty high end retail counter refurbishments and installs. working closely with shopfitters, retailers and cosmetic industries.


Archive Researcher & Office Manager

River Film

Mar 2014 - May 2015
  • Successfully directed office relocation and day to day running. Diary Management, Travel arrangements and Booking Meetings.As my time at River progressed I moved into a Creative support role as and Archive researcher .This involved working closely with our Creative producers sourcing reference imagery and film footage to help communicate their vision for future productions and pitches to clients.


Gallery Explainer

Black Cultural Archives

Jun 2014 - Jul 2014
  • I was responsible for being a point of interest for the public at evening and launch events and weekend gallery explainer. This required an approachable demeanor and a good knowledge of all exhibition pieces.


Assistant Archive Researcher

ABC Commercial /passion Pictures

Jun 2013 - Dec 2013
  • ‘Stop at Nothing’ Lance Armstrong Documentary Sourcing footage insuring they were corresponding file formats.Researching best video quality available and correlating all metadata for each clip in the Archive database. I quickly understood the importance of my data-basing role and how the quality of the information directly affected the speed of the post production process in regards to sourcing copywriters and pricing of footage.


Store Manager

Murdock London

Dec 2010 - Dec 2012
  • Murdock London, Gentleman's Luxury Grooming (Liberty Branch and Redchurch St) Responsible for managing a Team of 6,maintaining rotas, Cash, Stock levels and a full branch relocation. As well as head of store product sales in a fully customer facing role.



2:1 BA Joint Honours Philosophy and Film

University of Kent

Aug 2006 - May 2009