Suna Yokes

Suna Yokes

Production Assistant | Junior Researcher

  • Location: London
  • Career stage: Entry
  • Freelancer: Available
Production Safety Passport

MSCi Geography graduate from the University of Birmingham. The Network TV scheme Delegate (2015) and Ambassador (2017). Part of ITV’s Talent Pool and Royal Television Society Futures member.

Over 2 year's experience in the office, studio and location experience in the UK and abroad, on live and pre-recorded shows for companies including the BBC, ITV Studios, Studio Ramsay and Twenty Twenty. 6 month's experience as a news trainee for London360, a news magazine show broadcast on the Community Channel and London Live. 

My skills include:

• Journalism: pitching, researching, casting, interviewing, script-writing, fact-checking
• Self-Shooting: Sony EX1/NX5/PXW-X200; Canon XF305, C300
• Boom and autocue operator
• Logging: Forscene, Timecode+, IPD, Excel
• Data wrangling: ShotPut Pro
• Working with talent: inc. Usain Bolt, Simon Reeve, Joe Lycett, Kirsty Young
• Managing audiences: registration,stewarding, engagement, enquiries
• Music & archive clearance: Silvermouse
• Administration: call sheets, consent forms, location agreements
• Courses: Media Law, Compliance & Editorial Policy, Data Protection, Health & Safety, Data Wrangling, Self-Shooting (with award-winning DOP Jeremy Humphries)
• Licensed Children’s Chaperone: DBS checked
• First Aid & Fire Warden trained

Currently looking for Researcher roles, across factual or factual entertainment programmes.

This ScreenSkills member holds a Production Safety Passport.

Safe Management of TV Productions


22 Oct 2018 - 22 Oct 2023


  • Photography
  • Blogging
  • Broadcast
  • Camera Operation
  • Customer Service
  • Directing
  • Interviewing
  • Journalism
  • Microsoft Office
  • Presenting
  • Publicity
  • Report Writing
  • Research
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Social Networking
  • Sport
  • Team Leadership
  • Teamwork
  • Video Editing
  • Video Producing