Experience

  • Production coordinator

    at eNCA

    January 2019 - at Present

    Gauteng

     Full responsibility for all administrative needs of the show before, during and post production.  Plan movement Order/Shooting schedule for Checkpoint  Cut two promo video clips to tweet  Script transcribing and Nguni translations.  Logging, digitising, recording voice overs and video editing using Final Cut 7& Final Cut 10.  Send show upload show on to online, add tags/keywords & description of show.  Fill in FCC sheets for promos to relevant parties and confirm QC status  Book studio and arrange graphic materials for show links.  Order stationary, equipment and office supply.  Get training reports from staff of training done during the month and consolidate all reports onto excel spreadsheet.  Preform monthly gear checklist.  Obtain archive footage/Images/audio for stories in production.  Make travel arrangements for crew by booking flights, cars and accommodation  Process invoices for freelance producers and camera operators.

  • Assignment desk producer

    at Africa News Network (ANN7)

    August 2013 - September 2018

    Gauteng

    Tracking breaking stories and update VOs Book guests for news bulletins Update news diary Field Producer

  • Current Affairs show producer

    at Africa News Network (ANN7)

    September 2016 - November 2017

    Gauteng

    Producer for a community discussion show within communities in their play grounds, meeting halls, learning institutions, etc. A panel/audience set up tackling issues such as Ritual killings, Water interruptions, Trade union rivalry, Johannesburg dilapidated building etc. Duties:  Write a pitch synopsis to editor for weekly People’s Imbizo episodes  Research of a topic approved by news editor and book panel guests and audience  Location research- Go to a location of the intended shoot to do research and get better understanding of a story, talk to locals and their leaders about the said imbizo.  Discuss research with the anchor and scale it down to simple/understandable talking points  Communicates the dates, time and location intended for imbizo shoot along with the list of requirements to camera department, operations, Fleet, PCR and Technical  Post production- Sit with video editor and give direction of the show.  Provide content to Online to keep updating Imbizo pages

  • SA Decides Producer

    at Africa News Network (ANN7)

    February 2016 - July 2016

    Gauteng

    Local municipality pre-elections show on ANN7 Setting up town hall debates in all of South African provinces leading to local municipal mayoral elections by inviting political parties registered in the IEC voter’s role to participate in the channel’s debate which aired every Saturdays and repeated on Sundays The details of my assignment were:  Research and identifying issues affecting voters that need urgent intervention by local municipalities. Relaying research to the show anchor/presenter  Invite panellists (mayors and candidate mayors for opposition parties) to participate.  Location scout for the shoot and organise audience, community members to attend the debate and participate in the show.  Fix travel dates and relay information to all departments  Communicate travel arrangements and crew needs to the fleet, operations department

  • Production Assistant

    at Burning Coast Films

    February 2012 - May 2012

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

     Preparing shooting schedules and preparing call sheet  Keeping cast and crew informed of all shoot schedule  Equipment check and equipment hiring

  • Iliso Films and Multimedia Productions

    at Multimedia Intern

    September 2010 - January 2012

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

     Researching for upcoming documentaries  Video Editor for Ilizwi Labantu (SABC1)  General office administration including processing invoices  Ingest P2 Cards, HD cards and mini dv tapes after shoots  Offline Video editing for documentaries

  • Multimedia team

    at The Bat Centre/Youth Development Centre

    August 2009 - August 2010

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

     Filming comedy shows, music shows and workshops for archiving

Education

  • Journalism National Diploma

    at Durban University of Technology

    2008 - 2011 (3 years) Province of KwaZulu-Natal

  • Journalism National Diploma

    at Durban University of Technology

    2008 - 2011 (3 years) Province of KwaZulu-Natal

  • High School

    at Thukela High School

    2002 - 2006 (4 years) Province of KwaZulu-Natal

  • High School

    at Thukela High School

    2002 - 2006 (4 years) Province of KwaZulu-Natal

Languages

  • English Negotiation

Hives