Hard working, self-motivated individual capable of working in a team or on own initiative
Determined and effective under pressure
Ability to learn new tasks/skills quickly and confidently
Currently learning Cinema 4D, Advanced Premiere Pro & After Effects.
July 2009 to CurrentFinal Cut Pro/Avid Editor Los Angeles, California
Responsible for providing a wide array of Audio/Visual Editing Services such as producing sizzle reels, animatics and.
case studies for various clients such as Mattel, Saatchi LA, DDB, Nike, Deutsch, NRG, Ideaology and RocketXL.
D.D.BJanuary 2008 to June 2009Agency In-House Editor/Audio Visual Manager Los Angeles, California
Responsible for individually heading up and managing the agency's in-house audio/visual editing requirements for all three DDB West Coast offices - Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Seattle Daily editing on both Final Cut Pro Studio 6 and Avid for clients such as Activision, Wells Fargo, Tourism Australia, Southern California Edison, Epson, and Stand Up 2 Cancer Researched and produced mood reels, agency sizzle reels, animatics and case studies for existing clients as well as for new business pitches Developed billing system to ensure profitability of the A/V department and billed over $215,000 in 12 months Creation of DVDs using FCP, Compressor 3.0.5, DVD Studio Pro 4.2.1 Proficient in Motion 3 & 4, Photoshop CS5, LiveType, Toast 10, Cleaner 6.5, QuickTime Pro, Snaps Pro X, AJA Kona Control Panel Responsible for recording voiceovers as well as filming of interviews/vox pops for in-house edits Effectively worked in collaboration with Creative Directors and Producers at all levels under tight de.
Leo Burnett, LtdJune 2004 to September 2007Final Cut Pro & Avid Editor London
Member of the in-house audio/visual editing department team within global advertising agency Daily editing on Final Cut Pro Studio 5.0.4, Avid Adrenaline and Media Composer 11.0.8 for clients such as McDonald's, Procter & Gamble, Heinz, Nintendo, Samsung and Kellogg's Regularly produced creative edits for new business pitches to acquire new clients Voice Over Recording and Audio Layback on creative edits Responsible for dubbing and compilation of television spot reels using VT2 - Machine Linear Duplication of various material formats - Beta, DVD, Umatic, VHS, Mini DV, CD, Audio Cassette Conversion of A/V materials into Mpegs, QuickTime, WMV, MP2 files using Cleaner 6, FCP Performed Standard Conversion (PAL, NTSC) and conversion of AIFF, Wav, MP3 Files.
March 2000 to May 2004Advertising Print Room Manager London
Managed day to day activities of global advertising agency print room, including overseeing 35 high end copiers Responsible for all new business pitch presentations and documents for 7 multi-platform media companies Audio/Visual Equipment Support Back-up support for agency Audio/Visual Manager Responsible for set up and maintaining all agency A/V conference room equipment ensuring proper working order.
Bartle Bogle HegartyJanuary 1992 to March 2000Senior Docutech Operator London
Managed high volumes of reproduction work for all departments of top London advertising agency.
Responsible for reproduction of advertising materials and presentations under tight deadlines.
Education and Training
GCSE's2008Adobe Premier Pro CS6 Udemy.com Online Tutorials 2013
Adobe After Effects CS5.5 Creative Cow Online Tutorials 2012
Apple FCPX & Motion 5, VTC Online Tutorials. 2011
Adobe After Effects CS3, Knowledge Works: Communications, English Literature, History, SciLos Angeles, CA