Radio Producer & Web Designer
Media Production | Leicester, United Kingdom, GB
Specialties: Radio Production: experience across BBC, commercial and community radio producing and presenting radio.
Experience using numerous audio editing packages and playout systems.
Software: Adobe Photshop, InDesign, Audition, Premiere Pro, Dreamweaver, ENPS, BBC CPS, PSquared Myriad, RadioMan, QuickEdit Pro, Mac OS X, Audacity
2010 - Present
Broadcast Assistant / BBC Radio Leicester
Working across a number of programmes, events, outside broadcasts and online. Key responsibilities include: planning and producing live programmes; assisting with outside broadcasts; driving live programmes; social media and interaction; greeting and booking guests; photography; events management.
Proficient using BBC ENPS, CPS, RadioMan, QuickEdit Pro and PhoneBox.
Heart Angel / Global Radio (Heart West Midlands)
Heart Angel promotions team for Heart West Midlands. As the face of the station, we publicise the brand at events and promotional activities across the West Midlands.
Proficient using Global Radio online CMS, to update website and Facebook with multimedia assets from events.
Key responsibilities: team leader; online editor.
Online Editor / Global Radio (Heart West Midlands / Capital Birmingham)
Responsible for updating the Heart and Capital regional websites with content reflecting events and promotions. Including: Heart coverage of Race for Life events; Capital coverage of Ultrasound Festival, Tamworth; Capital 'Bullring to Bullring' charitable promotion; and Heart and Capital social networks.
Proficient using Global Radio website CMS and contributor for Facebook and Twitter.
Assistant Station Manager / Scratch Radio
Elected as this year's Assistant Station Manager taking responsibility for overall output of the station and overseeing applications, marketing and other projects.
Daytime presenter on Scratch Radio from Birmingham City Students' Union and former Head of Online & Social Media on management committee.
In former position, I was primarily responsible for website content and aesthetics, streaming services and social networking.
Newshound (Broadcast Assistant) / CruftsFM
Working on RSL event-based radio station, CruftsFM, gathering results and general broadcast assistant responsibilities.
Student Design Assistant / Birmingham City Students' Union
Print and web design work for Freshers 2010 and the BCSU website re-vamp. Primarily working on redesigning pages for the Union's Media Groups - Scratch Radio, Spaghetti Junction (Magazine) and TigerTV.
Online Editor - Bottesford Parish Council / Leicestershire County Council: Leicestershire Rural Partnership
Editor for online content of the Bottesford Parish Council website (www.bottesfordpc.org.uk). Including usage of LRP online CMS and liaising with Community ICT at Leicestershire County Council.
Web and Print Designer / Birmingham Music Month
Lead web and print designer for ‘The Launch’ of Birmingham Music Month 2010. Including designing and maintaining the Brum Music Month website (www.brummusicmonth.co.uk) on the Wordpress platform and managing the social media output of the project and online team.
Birmingham City University
Media and Communication
Activities: Scratch Radio, Spaghetti Junction (Magazine)
Media Person of the Year - Birmingham City Students Union, 2010/11
technology, social media, radio, web technologies