Saabeah Aforo-Addo


  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom

About me


Young and ambitious producer based in East London. Back ground lays in short form creative film work but looking to add more notches to my belt. I have worked permanent and Freelance as a producer and have now added Project Management to my list of skills and can basically organise and manage a trip to Mars. Film is my passion Writing is my passion and people are truly inspiring I'm bright bubbly and independent but also love working with others, collaboration is the key to great work. Looking for my next challenge!



  • Events
  • Film
  • Marketing PR
  • TV
  • Office
  • Word

Work history


Project Manager

The Plant

Apr 2015 - May 2016
  • - In charge of client management. This consist of liaising with all clients and external stakeholders associated with the numerous design, photography and film projects at The Plant. While also actively seeking further work opportunities and collaborations. - Manage all the day-to-day co-ordination and management of multiple projects and designers and freelancers with a significant emphasis on time and work management. - Successfully undertake all project research and procurement of varied resources based on a project-by-project basis. This too extends to all the initial sourcing of new designers, freelancers and new business clients to The Plant. - Solely responsible for all PR, Marketing and copy work for The Plant, including but limited to article writing and social media. - Sourced locations, organise and run film and photography shoots for high profile clients. During these shoots I act as AD as well as assisting in running duties wherever needed. - Active contributor to creative development, brand strategy and design concepts across various mediums including animation, design and copy. - Have a thorough understanding of programs such as InDesign, Photoshop, and avid as well as an in-depth knowledge of Microsoft word and excel. - All ad-hoc jobs and project problem solving. - Strict control of all project budgeting and finances




Aug 2015 - May 2016
  • Procured, liaised and co-ordinated all film crew and actors - Contribution to creative development and execution - Acted as AD on set as well as any ad-hoc running duties . - Assisted in editing and creative sound design - All administration including health and safety call sheets and budgeting Producer/AD




Nov 2015 - May 2016
  • Procured, liaised and co-ordinated all film crew and actors - Contribution to creative development and execution - Acted as AD on set as well as any ad-hoc running duties . - Assisted in editing and creative sound design - All administration including health and safety call sheets and budgeting Producer/AD




Sep 2014 - Oct 2015
  • - Conducted extensive interviews through both one to one interviews and also via the telephone and Skype. - Gained invaluable insight through researched of the different film industry components. - Wrote copy that met a specific requirement to be chatty and engaging. This included a diverse number of texts that spanned from employee profiles, production based articles and client testimonials - Improve their SEO - Edited pre-existing, non-published text and altered it to fit with the new brief for the language and feel of the website.


Project Co-ordinator

Jack Morton

Jul 2014 - Oct 2014


Events & Venues Assistant

The University of London

Mar 2013 - Aug 2014
  • - Assisted with the coordination and running of internal events - My position enabled me to be client facing, allowing me to assist and coordinate events. - Tracked closely the internal budget in order to adhere to strict financial specifications. - Liaised with clients to gain a keen understanding of their requirements while selecting venues and event resource that stayed within guidelines - Created strong relationships with external venues and stakeholder - Gained a keen understanding of external venues through sight viewings. With these viewings I acquire a personal understanding of these spaces allowing me to best allocate to clients - Organising and executed high-level events in my manager’s absence. - Liaise with clients and to organise a number of complex events with specific requirements and all with flawless execution - Achieved a high level of customer service, essential in my client facing work place. I was able to cater my service with an understanding of personalities and the appropriate approach to utilize.



Balcony TV

Aug 2012 - Apr 2013
  • - Presented and managed production from conception to screening, - Supervised and organized a team of over 20 professionals on shoots, - Researched and actively sought new talent to the platform through on street casting, online research and industry recommendations - Located, designed and set up shoots in various outdoor and indoor locations including camera and sound work as well as basic editing. - Created and distributing all call sheets, shooting schedules, health and safety and release forms. - All administration duties using programs such as Microsoft Office, Word Press, social media platforms and Photoshop. - Created a database system for recording information on acts, record labels, management and venues that improved the overall performance and organization of the show. - Utilised Adobe Photoshop, Premiere and After Effects for basic editing. - Managed strict deadlines utilizing my own database system to guarantee punctual delivery of acts to the New York Head Office. - Opened effective lines of communication between record labels and management in order to procure further artists - Boosted the quality of the show by acquiring such high profile acts as Hey Rosetta, Lau, Wallis Bird and Damien Dempsey onto the platform - Demonstrated the capability and capacity to be delegated decision making authority in the absence of Cofounder and Director - Effective teamwork with the film crew to ensure the visual and audio quality of the show. - Contact point for all film professionals, external clients and artists. - Liaised and interacted with the Cofounder and Director to present industry trends, acts and weekly BTV news updates. - Responsible for all day to day expenses as well as creating and controlling project budgeting, tracking all expenditure and making savings where possible



Media Communication and Journalism

The University Of New South Wales

Feb 2009 - Nov 2011