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Louisa Cavell

Writer and Journalist

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  • LevelJunior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsWriter - Journalist - Editorial Assistant

About me

After I graduated in Journalism, Media and Cultural studies from Cardiff University in 2012 with a 2:1 degree, I gained a place on the BBC’s Production Talent Pool and consequently a job as a floor runner on Doctor Who. From there gained experience in the television industry as a floor runner on productions including Broadchurch, Sherlock, Stella, Frankie, Wizards vs Aliens and Da Vinci’s Demons. I worked on many film and television productions, as a runner and then a make-up artist after completing my training at Christine Blundell Make-up Academy, before making a move into administrative and marketing work at first at LONDON Advertising and then Shortlist Media. I am currently studying for my MA in Magazine Journalism from City, University of London.

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  • Assistant
  • Data Entry
  • Email Handling
  • Excel
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Office
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Article Writing
  • Beauty Writing
  • Editorial Writing
  • Writing
  • Arts Writing
  • Blog Writing
  • Content Writing
  • Beauty
  • Film Writing

Work history


Office Administrator

Shortlist Media

Mar 2017 - Sep 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • General office admin and oversaw a whole office restructure and move. Freelance work for and the Emerald Street daily email.


Executive Assistant

London Advertising

Mar 2016 - Mar 2017
  • Full Time
  • Executive assistant to CEO and heavily involved with diary management as well as day-to-day running of a bustling office.


Trainee Make-up Artist


Jan 2014 - Mar 2016
  • Freelance
  • Helped with the general administrative running of the make-up departments of several feature films and television shows.


Assistant Director


Jan 2012 - Jan 2014
  • Freelance



MA Magazine Journalism

City University of London

Sep 2017
  • London, United Kingdom


Journalism, Film and Cultural Studies

Cardiff University

Sep 2008 - Jun 2012