Job description

What are we looking for?
An Art Director, Copywriter duo who love all aspects of creativity. Media channels are just places to share your ideas, and you know which channels work best to deliver great thinking on any brief. You are as passionate about social content as you are about TV and press, and you love to think about new ways to connect people and brands. You’re not a brief answerer, you’re a brief challenger. You ask questions and solve problems to deliver effective creative solutions. You think strategically and conceptually on every brief.

The Role
Working into the Creative Director across a variety of clients and brands to deliver great ideas in any channel. You will be required to work as a team with strategist, relationships, and content creators to deliver great creative thinking, while understanding client and team challenges. You will present your ideas confidently, both internally and to clients, managing feedback without compromising on creativity.

Knowledge & Experience Needed
Ideally you have agency experience, creating campaigns and concepts for various brands and media channels.
You understand the advertising process and the requirements of integrated communication.
You’re great at presenting your own work.
You know how to use:
Microsoft Word.
Photoshop (Basic understanding)
InDesign (Basic understanding)
Quality creative work delivered efficiently and to brief.
Creative work that challenges the status quo.
Creatively inspired internal teams and clients.
Delivering great creative from brief to concept.
Ideation through to final design.
Collaborating with different departments to solve creative challenges.
Providing clear and persuasive rationales for your ideas.
Working on pitches when required.
Always being calm and considered under pressure.

The Package

£ Competitive salary
Hybrid Work Model (Office 2: Home 3)
Flexible ways of working
35 days’ holiday (inclusive of BH’s and Agency Christmas Closure) full time equivalent
One day each year (paid) for voluntary/charity work
Health cashback plan
Employer pension contribution of 4%, plus 4% employee contribution
Employee Life Assurance (4 x salary)
IPA member agency; plenty of access to industry related tools and learning
Access to retail, travel, vehicle discounts
Various wellness initiatives
Free onsite parking

The Agency

Award-winning, independent, integrated marketing agency

Cogent is an award-winning, independent, integrated marketing agency. We help brands to create belief that changes behaviour.

We’re super proud to say that:

We’re ranked as one of Campaign’s ‘Best Places To Work’ in marketing (2 years running)
We’re one of only 36 UK agencies to be IPA CPD Gold accredited (also 2 years running!)
And we’re highly recommended by our clients, according to Drum Recommends.

Our Vision?
To create

Better people,
Better relationships,
Better work
(yes, in that order)

Our Values?