Junior Graphic Designer
Sept 2015 - Jan 2016
Solely responsible for the build and layout of the annual party catalogue of 730 pages, to a very tight deadline. I used Adobe InDesign for the page layout and Photoshop for the enhancement of any product images.
Journalism: Written published features, news, and online journalism articles.
Camera & Editing Skills: Ability to use a range of cameras, lighting and sound equipment to create news packages for broadcast. Completed two Film Production modules during my MA, for which I researched, filmed and edited two documentaries (both graded with distinctions).
Also experience with filming live events. [See footage reel for more...]
Excellent communicator and effective interviewer: This is demonstrated in my documentary 'Body Talk' where I conducted interviews and attained very personal and emotional responses from my interviewees.
Demonstrable leadership skills gained from previous group projects. Effective team player.
See group projects.
Developing on-screen presenting experience
Design: Delivered design solutions with high visual impact in various professional graphic design roles, for companies such as Amscan & York St. John University Students' Union.
AQ & FMC Broadcasting Software
WordPress (& plugins) and Wix.com
Other software: SAP, Tensor,
Big Commerce Epos, Junifer
Adobe Premiere Pro
News Presenter | That's TV
Presenting the pre-recorded 6pm news show broadcast on Freeview Channel 7
Website Design/Online Journalism | Body Talk
Wrote and designed my own website using WordPress.org. I used plugins to create a website with a navigation and aesthetic i desired. I took many of the photographs & filmed and edited all of the videos. This was created as part of my Press Association training.
Team Leader & Social Media Manager | International Women’s Day
Lead and directed a group of 5 students to film and photograph secret events held in Newcastle on March 8th. I was also in charge of the Twitter and Facebook pages for the event. This was in-conjunction with a project called Pop-up News UK which included liasing with journalism students all over the world.
Documentary Director | Body Talk
Researched, pitched and directed a short documentary about female body image.
Live Camera Operator | JesmondLocal.com Resident Debate Responsible for the organisation, but mainly for the filming of Jesmondlocal.com streamed debate about anti-social behavior. I operated the camera which tracked audience reaction.
Film Editor | Survivor: Kate's Story
Edited a 10 min documentary about a young mother with breast cancer. Responsible for conducting the interviews, shot some of the footage and editor