Company / Broadcaster / Programme

 

Date / Position

 

Job Description

 

 

 

 

 

SAVE MONEY: GOOD FOOD - ITV

Crackit Productions

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October 2016 - August 2017
Series Producer

 

Series produced 1x60' and 7x30' of new consumer food format with Susanna Reid and Matt Tebbutt.

DON'T TELL THE BRIDE

Renegade Pictures - E4

         
  

 

September 2016 - October 2016
Edit Producer

 

Edit produced episode of series in which a groom has full control of planning his wedding.

THE CHOIR: GARETH'S BEST IN BRITAIN

Twenty Twenty - BBC2

         
  

 

June 2016 - August 2016
Edit Producer

 

Edit produced episode of Gareth Malone's search for Britain's most entertaining amateur choir.

EAT WELL FOR LESS 3

RDF Television - BBC1

         
  

 

January 2016 - May 2016
Senior Producer

 

Worked alongside Series Producer to oversee team, editorial, scheduling and managing presenters.  Also directed presenter led food invsetigation inserts for each episode.

PAUL O'GRADY: THE SALLY ARMY & ME
ITV Studios - BBC1

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October 2015 - December 2015
Edit Producer

 

Edit produced two episodes of series in which Paul O'Grady follows the work of The Salvation Army in their 150th anniversary year.

FIRST DATES 4

Twenty Twenty - Channel 4

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September 2015 - October 2015
Edit Producer

 

Edit produced fast turnaround fixed rig dates for BAFTA winning series.

EAT WELL FOR LESS 2

RDF Television - BBC1

         
  

 

April 2015 - August 2015
Producer / Director

 

Produced and directed two episdoes of consumer format in which Gregg Wallace and Chris Bavin help families to save money on their weekly shop.  Also took one episode into edit.

DRIVING SCHOOL OF MUM & DAD

Chocolate Media - Sky1

             
  

 

February 2015 - March 2015
Edit Producer

Edit produced episode of new series, following parents teaching their children to drive.

COLLECTAHOLICS 2

RDF Television - BBC2

              
  

 

December 2014 - February 2015
Edit Producer

 

Edit produced episode of presenter led factual series, showcasing some of the country's biggest collectors.  Helped set series style and worked in finishing suite for other episodes.

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION 17

IWC Media - Channel 4

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November 2014 - December 2014
Edit Producer

 

As below.

MARY PORTAS: SECRET SHOPPER 2

Optomen - Channel 4

              
  

 

October 2014

Edit Producer

 

Cut sequences for episode in which Mary Portas sets out to transform a car dealership.

THE KITCHEN

Studio Lambert - BBC2

              
  

 

September 2014
Edit Producer

 

Edit produced episodes of new observational documentary series, following 8 households across the country, preparing and eating meals together.

EAT WELL FOR LESS

RDF Television - BBC1

         
  

 

July 2014 - August 2014
Edit Producer

 

Edit produced first episode of new consumer format, and helped set series style.

AMAZING SPACES: SHED OF THE YEAR

Plum Pictures - Channel 4

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July 2014
Edit Producer

 

Cut short films showing off Britain's most unusual sheds, and assisted with fast turnaround stitches.

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION 17

IWC Media - Channel 4

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June 2014
Director

 

Directed crew, house hunters and presenters Kirstie and Phil on well-established property format.

THE APPRENTICE 10

Boundless - BBC1

         
 

 

March 2014 - June 2014
Producer / Director

 

Directed crew and candidates across 5 tasks.  Responsible for setup for one of the tasks.

EXTREME SCHOOL 2
Twenty Twenty - CBBC

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January 2014 - February 2014
Edit Producer

 

Edit produced 2 episodes following teenagers who misbehave at school, as they're sent to some of the world's toughest scenes.  Rough cut on Forscene, wrote V/O and selected music.

COME DINE WITH ME 11
ITV Studios - Channel 4

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November 2013 - January 2014
Producer / Director

 

As below.

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION 16
IWC Media - Channel 4

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October 2013 - November 2013
Edit Producer

 

As below.

FOUR IN A BED 5
Studio Lambert - Channel 4

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August 2013 - October 2013
Producer / Director

 

Directed crew, DV directors and four sets of B&B owners, competing to be names best value across the week.  Edit produced 3 episodes and worked with edit producer cutting the other 2.

UNDERCOVER BOSS 5
Studio Lambert - Channel 4

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July 2013
Edit Producer

 

Worked on an episode following the CEO of amusements company 'Quicksilver', as he secretly investigates the company from the inside.  

HOUSE HUNTERS INTERNATIONAL
Leopard Films USA - HGTV

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June 2013
Producer / Director

 

Directed crew, contributors and on screen estate agent for property programme following people reloacting to new cities around the world.

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION 16
IWC Media - Channel 4

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April 2013 - June 2013
Edit Producer

 

Edit produced full programme and reversioned two previous programmes, creating themed episodes looking back at previous searches and including new revisits.

COME DINE WITH ME 10
ITV Studios - Channel 4

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November 2012 - February 2013
Producer / Director

 

As below.

COOK ME THE MONEY
ITV Studios - ITV1

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September 2012 - November 2012
Edit Producer / Producer / Director

 

Edit produced new daytime cookery competition series.  Helped develop format and edit style.  Produced and directed an episode in absence of Series Producer.

SURPRISE SURPRISE 
ITV Studios - ITV1

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September 2012
Producer / Director

 

Assisted with shoot setup and directed OB as part of studio item.

MAY THE BEST HOUSE WIN ABROAD
ITV Studios - ITV1

         
 

 

August 2012 - September 2012
Edit Producer

 

Edit produced episodes following expats in Spain visiting and judging each other's houses.  Oversaw 2 simultaneous edits, wrote V/O and selected music.

COME DINE WITH ME 9
ITV Studios - Channel 4

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June 2012 - August 2012
Producer / Director

 

As below.

STEPS: ON THE ROAD AGAIN
ITV Studios - Sky Living

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May 2012
Edit Producer

 

Oversaw 2 edits for quick turnaround final episode of series following pop group 'Steps'.

COME DINE WITH ME 9
ITV Studios - Channel 4

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September 2011 - March 2012
Producer / Director

 

Cast contributors, produced and directed dinner parties and took shows through to edit, rough cutting on Cinergy and then cutting in a week with an editor, choosing music and writing script.

60 MINUTE MAKEOVER 9
ITV Studios - ITV1

         
 

 

March 2011 - September 2011
Series Director

 

As below.

HOMES FROM HELL
ITV Studios - ITV1

         
 

 

October 2010 - February 2011
Producer / Director

 

Produced and directed stories following people with property nightmares – houses falling down, payment for houses that were never built, etc.  Directed crew and contributors on location, took stories into the edit, wrote right of reply and dealt with complicated legals.

60 MINUTE MAKEOVER 8
ITV Studios - ITV1

         
 

 

May 2010 - September 2010
Series Director

 

Directed 40 episodes of daytime series with new presenter.  Screen tested new talent.  There was no Series Producer on the series so I assisted with staffing and other editorial decisions.
 

REAL CRIME - THE JIGSAW MURDER
ITV Studios - ITV1

         
 

 

February 2010 - October 2010
Producer / Director

 

Documentary, fronted by newsreader Mark Austin, about the murder of kitchen salesman Jeffrey Howe.  Took programme into the edit, and oversaw all aspects of final post.

60 MINUTE MAKEOVER 7
ITV Studios - ITV1

         
 

 

April 2009 - April 2010
Director / Senior Producer

 

Directed 70 epidoes, responsible for designers, contributors, team of 30 and up to 3 crews.  Worked with exec and series producers to develop a revised format.  Oversaw post production (140 eps), signed off first viewings, supervised onlines and dubs, arranged TX schedule.
 

JADE
Granada - Living

         

 

November 2008 - April 2009
Edit Producer

 

Edit produced eight part series following Jade Goody in her final months, including wedding episode and tribute programmes.  Self-cut sequences on Avid for quick turnaround.

60 MINUTE MAKEOVER 6
Granada - ITV1

         
 

 

April 2008 - November 2008
Edit Producer

 

Cut one 60' episode per week for long running daytime home makeover series.

 

SHOPPING IS MY LIFE
Betty - BBC3

         
 

 

January 2008 - April 2008
Assistant Producer

 

Series focussing on people addicted to shopping.  Worked with a PD on an individual episode, devising and setting up filming for crew days and shooting actuality on Z1.

 

FREAKY EATERS 2
Betty - BBC3

         

 

April 2007 - October 2007
Assistant Producer

 

Series following people with food addictions and phobias. Sourced all major locations for the series. Oversaw complex shooting schedule. Worked with a PD on two individual programmes following contributor’s story from set-up to final challenge. Set up activities with experts and shot various actuality on Z1.

 

Prospect Pictures (Development)


 

 

March 2007
Assistant Producer

 

Development of new prime-time reality / documentary series. Liaised with agents to create interest in the project. Negotiated access to difficult locations and filmed recces.

THE SINGING ESTATE: WHAT HAPPENED NEXT
North One Television - Five

         

 

November 2006 - January 2007
Associate Producer

 

Catch-up episode to re-visit the choir from 'The Singing Estate'. Shot interviews and actuality on Z1, including a shoot inside Buckingham Palace where the choir performed to The Queen. Oversaw edit to produce cutdown episodes of original series for repeat in new time-slot – re-wrote V/O, ensured storylines still worked over the series. Supervised secondary edit.

North One Television (Development)


 

 

September 2006 - November 2006
Assistant Producer

 

Assisted with pitches and formats. Sourced contributors, shot tasters and oversaw edits.

 

ASBO TEEN TO BEAUTY QUEEN
North One Television - Five

         

 

May 2006 - September 2006
Senior Researcher

 

Fast turnaround series following 9 troubled teens from Manchester undergoing an intensive training process to prepare them for an American beauty pageant. Cast contributors, co-ordinated all locations across the series in the UK and Chicago. Resolved complex legal matters within limited time frames, including getting one girl British citizenship in a week!

THE SINGING ESTATE
North One Television - Five

         

 

November 2005 - May 2006
Senior Researcher

 

Constructed documentary following 40 untrained singers from a large housing estate, training for a Classical concert at the Royal Albert Hall, in just three months. Set up computer system for audition process. Organised trip to Italy for whole choir – logistics, locations (including La Scala Opera House and Arena Di Verona). Detailed liaisons with conductor to arrange music for the choir. Built up good relationships with all contributors which allowed me to identify stories and troubleshoot problems. Assisted with production of series website and booklet.

Leopard Films (Development)


 

 

October 2005 - November 2005
Researcher

 

Casting a wide range of contributors and helping to develop a new format. Self shot and cut taster tape.

 

CASH IN THE ATTIC 7
Leopard Films - BBC1

         
 

 

May 2005 - September 2005
Researcher

 

Shooting sequences in contributor's houses. Filming at auction houses; auctioneers, bidding shots, clean shots of items, GVs. Also liasing with various locations to secure filming permission for PTCs.

KEEPING UP WITH THE JONESES
Leopard Films - BBC1

         
 

 

March 2005 - May 2005
Researcher

 

Light-hearted community-based competition between two families selling their household clutter. DV shooting, contributor finding, item research and liaising with local councils.

 

CAR BOOTY 3
Leopard Films - BBC1

         
 

 

December 2004 - March 2005
Researcher

 

Contributor finding and schedule planning. Designed and implemented new computerised contributor database to improve contributor finding process. Also more DV shooting.

 

CASH IN THE ATTIC USA
Leopard Films - HGTV

         
 

 

November 2004 - December 2004
Researcher

 

Phone based contributor interviews from the UK and liaising with the New York team to set up recces.

 

CAR BOOTY 2
Leopard Films - BBC1

         
 

 

September 2004 - November 2004
Junior Researcher

 

Continued with my previous research responsibilities such as contributor, item and location research, as well as shooting vox pops and other short sequences.

 

CAR BOOTY 2
Leopard Films - BBC1

         
 

 

June 2004 - August 2004
Runner

 

Began on two week work experience placement, before being offered production runner position. Location and office running, camera / sound support and assistance with research and setting up shoots.

60 MINUTE MAKEOVER
Granada - ITV1

         
 

 

March 2004 - May 2004
Design Assistant / Runner

 

Preparing props and kit prior to filming / general running duties. Worked as a design assistant on shoots.

 

FAME ACADEMY 2
Endemol (Initial) - BBC1

         
 

 

July 2003 - October 2003
Runner

 

Running for production office, reality gallery, live studio and on location.