Summary

I am an Assistant Producer with six years experience in the television industry. I have mainly worked in live daytime studio shows, entertainment and factual entertainment. I also have experience in children’s, comedy, cookery and documentary formats.

Credits

11/14 – 12/14

Assistant Producer – Cactus TV

Details
11/14 – 12/14

Booked chefs for Christmas Kitchen with James Martin, a live and pre-record studio show and set up chef VT shoots. Cleared BBC archive footage and wrote celebrity and chefs biogs. Arranged editorial content into the schedule for sign off.

9/14 – 11/14

Assistant Producer – Cactus TV

Details
9/14 – 11/14

Created new children’s studio games and sourced props for children's food entertainment show 'The Munch Box'. I briefed contestants before the show and liaised the layout with the Director on set. I briefed the chefs and made any recipe changes.

3/14 – 9/14

Assistant Producer – Cactus TV

Details
3/14 – 9/14

Pitched new strand ideas for the weekly ITV chat show 'Weekend' with celebrity guests and music. I edited the one-hour programme on a tight deadline and cast contributors to Skype during the show. Liaised with channels over rights and clearance for clips in a TV catch up item.

2/14 – 3/14

Casting Associate Producer – Spungold TV

Details
2/14 – 3/14

As a Casting AP, I led the casting team and found eight couples for the baking master class for Waitrose TV online called 'Get Baking with Paul Hollywood'. While following the client brief, I created an application form, conducted interviews and pitched contributors to the Executive Producer and the client.

9/13 – 12/13

Assistant Producer – Olga TV

Details
9/13 – 12/13

Entertainment daily chat show on ITV; 'The Paul O'Grady Show'. I cast individuals and families from all over the UK, who I pitched to the Exec. I shot recces in schools and licensed children. Responsible for A&B Roll for the show, booked experts and produced live studio items.

6/13 – 8/13

Researcher – ITV Studios America

Details
6/13 – 8/13

Developed ideas for large scale food related challenges for studio live shows of 'Let's Do Lunch with Gino and Mel', including pre recorded Christmas Specials. I lead the questioning and produced the contributor on recces and pitched ideas for the live items. Cast challengers, sourced props and costumes for items.

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Education

Class of '08

University of Lincoln

BA (Hons) Media Production 2.1

Skills

  • casting
  • clearing footage and stills
  • producing studio items
  • sciptwriting
  • setting up location shoots
  • working with talent
  • writing celebrity biogs