Resumé

Format Magazine
freelance contributing writer
Jan 2016 – present
Brainstorming article ideas, researching new art trends and writing short, informative articles about artists and exhibitions; also writing and editing interviews with artists.
Able to find interesting content and can judge what makes for interesting reading.
Can work to strict deadlines and work independently.


homify.com
freelance contributing writer
July 2016 – March ’17
Writing daily articles profiling different architectural and design projects from the website.
Able to quickly produce high quality texts meeting particular requirements.
High competence in creating SEO content.
Can easily work independently and write content regularly.


Happiness Boutique
freelance product descriptions and SEO writer

Feb 2016 – Dec ’16
Responsible for writing original names and descriptions for online jewellery products.
Can create comprehensive and compelling SEO text while incorporating important keywords, and staying mindful of a particular target market and audience.


Beautiful/Decay Art and Design Magazine

freelance contributing writer
Aug 2014 – Sept ‘15
Responsible for researching artists, designers and exhibitions, clearing copyright and writing daily online posts.
Producing articles viewed over 1000 times per day
High standard of writing, proofreading, editing, experience with SEO and keywords.
Ability to resize and retouch images, proficiency in Photoshop, experience in WordPress.


20th Century Fox Film: Homeland TV Series

freelance contracted on-set costume standby
July 2015 – Dec ‘15
Attention to detail, ability to multi-task and work well under pressure at a high level.
Excellent time management and keeping to strict deadlines.
Ability to communicate in German and English clearly and simultaneously.
Specialised costume knowledge.


South Pacific Pictures: Step Dave TV Series

contracted on-set costume standby
Jan 2015 – May ‘15
Sound understanding of film and t.v. production, in all areas.
Able to work within a very large team, and communicate between the props, camera, and lighting teams, directors, and writers.


Candlelit Productions

freelance image researcher and treatment layout
2013 – ‘14
Liaising with top local directors to brainstorm different ideas for music videos.
Image searching, retouching, colour grading, and design layout.
Ability to meet quick turnaround time and keep to strict deadlines.


South Pacific Pictures: Shortland Street TV Series

contracted on-set costume standby
May 2010 – July ‘11
Working on set at a very quick pace and able to handle a demanding workload.
Able to learn complicated work procedures very quickly.


Robber’s Dog – A Film Company

freelance image researcher
Nov 2009 – Feb ‘10
Photoshop and InDesign work laying up in-house documents.
Creating mood board mock-ups for directors.
Text editing and proofreading.


Prodigy Films

freelance image researcher
Nov 2009 – Mar ‘10
Provided research material for directors and producers to assist with location scouting, casting and lighting references.
Experience with Final Cut Pro and editing software to cut together rough mood films.


The Sweet Shop Television Production

contracted freelance image researcher and treatment layout
Dec 2008 – April ‘10
Archival stock footage research.
Creating database of photographers and managing media for directors.
Creative copy writing and ghostwriting services.


Cross Street Studios

co-founder and coordinator of artist-run gallery
April 2007 – Jan ‘10
Responsible for applying for and managing funding.
Organised dozens of exhibitions and found artists and participants for future shows.
Writing press releases, interviews and statements for workshops, studios and gallery spaces.
Maintained building regulations, working with the local council, fire safety enforcement, and sound control.


Craftwerk Art and Craft Market

co-organiser and promoter
Aug 2007 – April ‘09
Day to day liaisons with artists and musicians.
Multi-tasking with sponsors, press media, participants and public audience to ensure all round satisfaction and the smooth running of the event.
Bi-monthly events attended by 600 – 800 people each time.