A new role created for someone to come in and shape a team of creative designers, animators and art directors.


Ketchum is a creative communications agency focused on doing work that matters. Our team is made up of around 200 skilled professionals, with diverse backgrounds in journalism, marketing, science and the arts among others. We’re extremely proud of the journey we’re on towards being a diverse and inclusive company and have been recognised for our efforts by The Blueprint Mark, Creative Equals Silver Accreditation and PR Week Best Places to Work.

Our clients are doing work in a huge variety of different sectors from sustainability, beauty, creative productivity, technology and more.


Reporting into the Executive Creative Director this is a new role so a chance for someone to come and shape our design team and really make it their own. Your conceptual thinking will be balanced with an innovative approach to delivering visually engaging design work, across the Adobe suite.

You will be working across the Ketchum business, partnering with internal stakeholders covering the consumer, corporate and healthcare sectors so you must have a portfolio demonstrating your ability to produce flawless and engaging materials for a range of audiences and channels. 


You can balance your digital first design skills and capabilities with being an inclusive and inspiring team leader. Giving advice to other team members and ensuring quality control checks of all work that comes out of the studio, along with being able to roll your sleeves up and produce stunning cross channel materials yourself. 

You will manage client relationships internally and externally and be a sounding board and support for the team working into you.

We are looking for people who genuinely thrive getting the best of others and see their success as setting up others to reach their full potential. You will be currently in a similar role, ideally in a creative agency environment and be responsible for the output of at least six designers. Naturally you will be energised working in a fast paced environment, have the ability to prioritise and keep a calm head as well as have a proactive, solutions focussed mindset.

If you are looking for a role that is a clean slate and is a pivotal role that will add value across the whole business then apply now. 

Ketchum London is committed to making our recruitment practices as inclusive as possible for everyone. We are committed to promoting equality and diversity and developing a culture that values differences, recognising that employees from a variety of backgrounds bring important and positive contributions to our business and how we service our clients. If at any stage of the recruitment and onboarding process you require any adjustments, please do let us know. We are proud to be a Disability Confident employer.

We offer flexible working and are always open to considering part time and flexi-time applicants. 

If you think this role or Ketchum sound interesting but still not sure if you should apply then please contact Kate Clover for more information on . We are always keen to chat so to find out more please do get in touch

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