Professional Skills

  • Asking insightful questions to get the most out of a story
  • Being able to get to the nub of a story and know what angle to report on very quickly
  • Excellent inter-personal skills with the public and interviewees
  • Live presenting for TV and Radio
  • Driving the desk on an Ofcom licensed radio station
  • Ability to write and produce content for a multi-platform audience
  • Coping under pressure to produce regular, high quality content for an audience
  • Competent video and audio editor and equipment operator
  • Very conscientious about media law and ethical codes
  • Studying shorthand as part of my NCTJ diploma while at university
  • Sets an example for others by demanding high personal standards