Film office for Edinburgh, East Lothian and the Scottish Borders

Nina Nicholl

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Nina Nicholl
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New to running for Film/TV. Experience as Head Runner for BBC at the Edinburgh Festivals (event) and in event planning and administration. HTGR 2017. Provisional drivers license.

Looking for Runner positions, preferably in a Production Runner capacity, with a view to working up to Production Coordinator.

I recently completed the sought after intensive two-day training course Hit The Ground Running for new entrants into film and TV drama.

• Highly organised with experience coordinating events, staff, volunteers, travel and accommodation.
• Practised and skilled at remaining focused when under pressure and working to tight deadlines.
• Excellent communication skills in writing, over the phone and in person with experience in public speaking and training.
• Skilled at anticipating team members’ needs, I can use my initiative to act appropriately.
• Practised at creative and independent problem solving.
• Excellent customer service skills with experience in bar, box office and front of house roles up to managerial level.
• Reliable and proactive with a history of being offered additional work by employers.
• An acute eye for detail.
• Experience using radios.
• Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Programs.
• Quick to learn and pick up new systems.
• Provisional drivers licence.

• Production Management Assistant – BBC at the Edinburgh Festivals – June 2017-September 2017
• Programme and Registration Assistant – Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society – February 2017-June 2017
• Bar Staff Coordinator - Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, Underbelly - December 2016 - January 2017
• Event and Office Assistant – Edinburgh’s Christmas , Underbelly - October 2016 – January 2017
• Head Runner – BBC at the Edinburgh Festivals - August 2016
• Recruitment and Operations Assistant – Off to Work - February 2016 – August 2016
• Events Organisation Intern – Underbelly, Edinburgh’s Christmas - October 2015 - January 2016
• Volunteer Runner - BBC at the Edinburgh Festivals - August 2015