♣ An Assignment Editor at CBS News London with responsibilities including, but not limited to: Developing and proposing a daily news coverage plan. ♣ Creating Outlooks and Handover reports, constantly monitoring the workforce and amending the documents throughout. ♣ Organising travel/accommodation for travelling crews across the world. ♣ Managing and communicating updates and changes to all stories to ensure they're developing as planned and that the relevant individuals are aware of any breaking and relevant editorial pieces. ♣ Monitoring multiple sources for news stories and utilising researcher skills to guarantee accuracy. ♣ Becoming the main point of communication between reporters, production teams, and executive staff on developing stories both in-house and abroad. ♣ Becoming the first point of contact for teams in high-risk areas, monitoring their activity and logging check-ins and updates. ♣ Work early shift and late shift at short notice.
♣ A freelance researcher at CBS News London with a focus on Europe, Middle-East, Africa and local UK and Ireland news and breaking stories. ♣ Skills with social media, transcribing, broadcasting, research and proofreading developed through strong mentorship from senior managers and employees from around the world.
♣ Curator and co-organiser of the first Students of London Film Festival, a student-run event celebrating films made by current and former university students across London. ♣ I gained key skills in research, communications, organisation and marketing through this experience. ♣ Developed knowledge and interest in copyright laws, diary-keeping and event planning.
♣ Runner for CBS News from the 14th to the 20th of May for interviews and news pieces for Royal Wedding Week. ♣ I worked directly the live television radio team to broadcast live coverage abroad. Broadcasting from King’s Road and the Long Walk, I was able to work alongside CBS news correspondent Charlie D’Agata and other CBS producers,
♣ Created the first Fine Arts section of Strand Magazine. ♣ My role required me to oversee the operations and editing of the Fine Arts section of the magazine every week for online formats as well as physical publications. ♣ I gained key skills in writing, marketing, social media skills and communications through this experience with a start-up. ♣ The magazine has since interviewed numerous artists, performers and influential figures including Weaves, Sarah Howe, Bengi Ünsal, Marylou Faure and Francine Stock.
♣ Graduated 2019 with Bachelor of Arts – BA (Hons), English with Film Studies – 2:1
♣ Completed the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) Edexcel Certificate ♣ Completed the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) ♣ Subjects: English Literature and Language, Psychology, Business at Higher Level (7,6,6) ♣ EE & TOK – Full bonus points achieved ♣ Head Girl 2015-2016, 3 years of Public Speaking training, 3 years of Model United Nations