Ben Brill

Creative Strategy Lead

Mid Level
London, United Kingdom
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About me

Writing and talking and walking and writing. Old photo.


  • Marketing
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Copywriting
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Sub-editing
  • Ad Copywriting
  • Brand Tone
  • Brand Storytelling
  • Brand Marketing
  • Creative Direction

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Save the Children UK

    Save the Children UK

    • Charity
  • S

    St John Ambulance

    Work history


    Mar 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • • Creative lead on Protecting Children in Conflict campaign, including Unnamed Child statue, which received global coverage, and a UK media reach of 30 million. • Creative lead for successful Get more of this feeling GDPR campaign – 30%+ open rate and CTO rate for active; 20% for dormant. • Creative lead for Muddy Puddle Walk event – Save’s most successful new fundraising event. Wrote Muddy Puddle Walk song (over 600k organic views on YouTube). • Developed creative principles to underpin all in-house creative content.


    Aug 2014 - Mar 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • • Lead copywriter for child refugee crisis campaign. Refugee/Migrant/Child social post shared over 24,000 times on Facebook. • Copywriter and creative lead for 2016 Christmas Jumper Day Silly Just Got Serious campaign. Raised over £4m - the most successful campaign yet. • Copywriter and content gatherer for Bangladesh street children DRTV and direct mail campaign.


    Creative Services Officer

    St John Ambulance

    Nov 2011 - Jul 2014
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • • Creative lead for 4Ps campaign to raise awareness of heart attack symptoms. Cost pennies, delivered £190k advertising value equivalent. • Wrote the first ever Big First Aid Lesson – the biggest ever online first aid lesson. • Managed Celebrate Like a Hero campaign, a partnership with the Premier League and Football League. Digital Campaign of the Week in Third Sector.



    Bachelor of Arts (BA)

    University of Nottingham

    Sep 1999
    • Nottingham, United Kingdom
    • 2,1 (hons) Politics