Creatives at AKQA apply artistry and craftmanship to strategic insight to create and bring to life beautiful ideas that move the world. Skilled storytellers and conceptors, they work in a multidisciplinary environment to develop labours of love that delight customers and delivery results for clients.
Midweight Creatives at AKQA approach every project with fresh eyes and apply their skills and influences from beyond the field of advertising to every task they tackle. Creative briefs are launching points for you to uncover additional information and insights that underpin your concepts. You’ll also bring an entrepreneurial approach to thinking beyond briefs. You’ll work alongside AKQA strategists, art directors, the CD, copywriters and designers to identify, develop and sell ideas that solve important client problems, conjuring up innovative directions the client may not have asked for – or even thought possible.
At AKQA Sydney, you’ll join a team of like-minded and enthusiastic creatives in a meritocratic culture, surrounded by some of the brightest minds in digital design, technology and strategy. You will have the opportunity to learn and grow, with access to ongoing personal and professional development. At AKQA, we are committed to your career growth, as well as your work/life balance.
A hands-on approach to the ideation and execution of campaigns, social communications, copy/design and branding across digital and print.
Strong copy/design skills from concept to final artwork.
Create and present solutions to solve clients’ business problems as described in creative briefs for advertising campaigns, social media, websites and other digital communications.
AD only: in-depth knowledge of print production, high proficiency across Adobe’s Creative Suite (Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign) and strong presentation skills using Apple Keynote. Pretty good with a marker, too.
QUALITIES AND CHARACTERISTICS
A compelling portfolio of distinctive work that spans digital and print, as well as innovative thinking and storytelling.
Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to articulate the ‘why’ behind your concepts.
Natural curiosity that allows you to find inspiration in anything and everything.
Relentless attention to detail.
A problem-solver at heart who loves to help their colleagues.
A passion for creating meaningful work that challenges the status quo.
AKQA is an Equal Opportunities Employer, and we believe diversity is vital to AKQA’s ability to provide our clients with the best recommendations and are committed to fostering a varied and inclusive work environment. Your race, colour, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or veteran status have no bearing on our hiring decisions. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodating, please let us know.