He can list on his CV music videos for Basement Jaxx and Goldfrapp and commercials for companies including Pizza Hut and Asda. He has even linked up with Wayne Rooney for a Nike advert.
His job is fast-paced and varied and he has worked on hundreds of different projects in different places with different people. A typical day can involve managing the running of the shooting day, scheduling and looking after the talent and crew.
Jonathan still has fond memories for his Lincoln days. He said: “University was great! I loved the atmosphere and the course. This combined with the excellent social life I had made a great university experience.”
His advice for current students aspiring for a career in film is: “Start looking and making contacts now and if you want it, don’t give up – it does not come on a plate and will take you a lot longer than you think.”