Natalie Dodd

  • Dubai, UAE -
  • +971567712104
  • nataliedodd89@gmail.com

Media Arts Graduate

Education 

Education
2007 - 2012

Bachelor of Arts- Radio and Television

Ryerson University, Toronto, ON.

Specialized in Electronic Field Production, Digital Media, Graphic Design and Creative Writing.

Minor in English Literature

Work History

Work History
2015

Business Class Flight Attendant

Emirates Airline

Ensured onboard safety and maintained high customer service standards in a premium cabin.

2012

Production Intern

Sharpe Blackmore EURO RSCG

Assisted Executive Producer in all aspects of Commercial Production. Liaised between departments, communicating job tasks and managing organizational needs of the producer.

Volunteer Experience

Documentary Producer

  • R4Fashion non-profit event documentary: Produced the opening video for the R4Fashion Event for sustainable fashion held in Toronto in 2011. 
  • “The Making Of: Roommates” documentary: I wrote, directed and produced the an accompanying documentary for my final practicum project at Ryerson University, explaining the creative production processes of the interactive film.
  • Wedding videographer/documentary producer: I created a documentary-style piece for a couple about the events leading up to, and throughout their wedding day.

Rogers Television

  • I worked as a  camera operator, graphics operator, teleprompter operator, VTR operator and communication and audio operator for Rogers Television- Durham Region.

Portfolio

Skills

Skills

Technical Skills

Adobe Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, After Effects, Vegas, Dreamweaver, Flash Animation, Camera Operation, ICT skills.

Personal Skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of different cultures 
  • Able to adapt to new situations quickly
  • Very attentive to detail
  • Strong independent and team worker 
  • Conflict resolution management experience
  • Strong work ethic and initiative

Hobbies and Interests

  • Travel photography and Travel Writing    
  • Painting, drawing and fine arts
  • Fitness/Sports: Running, Soccer

Achievements

Made Ryerson University Dean’s list upon graduation

Recipient of Governor General Award

Took part in international exchange program at Napier University, Edinburgh, where I studied media production abroad 

Member of Dubai Women’s Football Association