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Assistant Producer

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  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsProducer - Agent & Talent Manager

About me

A well-mannered and confident individual. A creative fashion professional with a logistica l and result orientated mindset. I’m a go to team player with the ability to take direction with ease. I take pride in being consistent, reliable and efficient. Going above and beyond is all in a day’s work.

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Skills

  • Fashion
  • Film
  • TV Film Commercial
  • Editing
  • Video
  • Assistant
  • Film Production
  • Pre Production
  • Producing
  • Production Assistant
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Team Assistant
  • Orgainised
  • Film Directing Editing
  • Punctual and Proffesional Person
  • Adobe Premiere/photoshop/indesign
  • Models
  • Casting
  • Budget
  • Communication

Work history

Currently

Assistant Producer

Mastered

Jan 2017
  • Full Time
  • – Support the senior Styling and MU producers – Be alert to team’s needs and being available to solve needs accordingly when asked – Contribute to content meetings – Update module docs – Update process docs that support rest of wider Mastered team – Upload Styling and MU modules at every launch – Lead on casting the right students for shoots – Lead on any model casting – Liaising with agencies – Write and distribute docs: Schedule, call sheets, briefs, student itineraries – Establish rapport with student, support through pre-production and on set – Post social media on set – Arrange logistics for shoots: Locations, catering, all travel – Support production team on set, spotting and responding to team and talent needs – Transfer skills to any shoots abroad, so it feels as smooth as a domestic shoot – Understand and keep core production aims in mind, in order to effectively support production goals (shoot by shoot, and in general) – Updating program budget including approving expenses and invoice Partners: Alastair Mckimm, Anna Trevelyan, Patti Wilson, Tom Pecheux, Andrew Davis, Nike, Jade Taylor, Harry Josh, Esteban Cortazar, Megan Mccluskie, Zoe Irwin, Garry Gill, Katie Baron, Karen Clarkson, Rebekah Roy, Sofie Geradin, Krystal Rodriguez, Sophie Beresiner and Bunny Kinney.

Currently

Creative Producer

Freelance

Jan 2011
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • – Support Director – Support content delivery and initiate ideas for concepts – Oversee development of production for clients from start to finish – Sign off on all aspects of production – Alert to team’s needs on set and being available to solve problems – Lead on casting and booking models – Liaising with agencies and relevant participants in run up to shoot day – Write and distribute shoot docs: Schedule, call sheets, briefs, itineraries, treatments – Arrange logistics for shoots: Locations, catering, all travel – Delegate production on set – Goals orientated mindset in order to create efficient and effective content suitable for all involved. – Budget management including approving expenses and invoices Clients include: Zoe Irwin, Alex box, Empire menswear, M+P Models

2016

Model Booking Assistant

M+P models

Mar 2016 - Jun 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • – Design and create model comp cards – Front of house duties including taking walk-in’s – Taking polaroid’s, updates and Intro videos for clients – Overseeing models diaries and chart using Mediaslide software. – Upkeep of models books and Mediaslide profile – Upkeep of model archive – Chasing Images from clientele – Organise call sheets and contracts between agencies and clientele – Daily upkeep and posts of the agencies social media on all platforms, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest. – Models chaperon to casting and jobs – Ad-hoc duties

2016

LFW Casting Assistant

Hearst Magazines UK

Feb 2016 - Mar 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • – Take Polaroid’s and videos of all models that attend casting – Organise Images for all models ready for presentation to client – Hold a presentation for clientele of selected models at the end of each casting day. – Contribute and select models that fit the brief of the designers Ideas. – Chase and obtain options on selected girls – Liaise Between London agencies – Organise and schedule request fittings for first option girls – Overseeing the smooth running of the day – On show day, make sure the girls arrive at call time – Chase models/agents – Backstage organisation on show day. – Oversee the running of the show day from start to finish Clients: Vivienne Westwood, J.JS Lee, Bora Aksu, Palmer Harding, Sophia Webster and Emilio de la Morena.

2012

Intern Editor

Spring Studios

Mar 2012 - Apr 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • – Ability to edit in a live studio environment – Able to work well as part of a team in a highly pressurised environment – Excellent work ethic and positive attitude – The Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and prioritise effectively – Exceptional organisational skills and very strong eye for detail – Team player – Ability to meet deadlines

Education

2014

Editing and Post Production

Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication

Sep 2011 - Mar 2014
  • Film Editing and Production

Awards

2016

SHOW Studio Fashion Film Award

SHOW Studio

  • With an entry to the Global fashion film competition, run by the infamous Nick Knight. My Film entry was selected and shortlisted into the top 10 entries from around the world. Panel and Judged by DIESEL artistic director Nicola Formichetti, fashion designer Gareth Pugh, film-maker Ruth Hogben, and creative maverick Daphne Guinness.

2014

IUFF Milan Fashion Film Awards

IUFF Fashion Film Awards

  • Runner up IUFF Milan fashion film awards 2014.