The home of courageous invention.

AKQA is a design and innovation company renowned for influential work. Awarded Best Workplace for Innovators by Fast Company, we have 30 international studios and employ 2,200 professionals across 20 countries. We are consistently among the world’s most awarded agencies.

Thanks to successful collaborations with many of the world’s most prestigious organisations, AKQA is entrusted with design work across products and services, communications and commerce.

Aspirations

AKQA is an ambitious, growth-oriented company. Growth for society, clients, people, and values. Our primary motivation, through the work we do and the culture we influence, is the desire to create a better future.

There are always opportunities to push things forward, not just in the work we do but in how we serve each other, clients and the world around us.

Our aspiration is to become the employer of choice. An inclusive, world-leading innovation agency where everyone feels supported to thrive.  

Development

In addition to on-the-job training, AKQA offers a menu of formal training, AKQA Insight and WPP Professional Development. AKQA Insight online courses are taught by leaders in their fields including AKQA’s studio leaders and respected external experts. All AKQA employees and clients are invited to participate in the AKQA Insight education platform. These comprise of a series of informative, inspirational lectures and Q&A sessions with both established and emerging authors, artists, athletes, scientists, inventors, educators and entrepreneurs.

Diversity, inclusion & equity

Diversity is vital to our aspiration of providing fulfilling careers for our team and effective solutions for our clients. We are committed to fostering a varied, inclusive and equitable work environment, where every employee is able to bring their whole self to work and where our commonalities and our differences are celebrated.

As part of our commitment to inclusion across the full spectrum of diversity, we are taking active steps towards becoming the leading creative and professional services company for the attraction, promotion and retention of under-represented groups. We recognise an ongoing series of actions needs to be taken to advance equity and appropriately address issues.

Mental health and physical wellbeing

Employees can’t be their best at work unless they are in good physical and mental health. Recent global events have educated all about underlying risk factors, the importance of wellness, and disease prevention. The healthier our lifestyles, the better resilience and longevity we are likely to have. In addition to organised opportunities through sport, yoga and meditation, for example, we also provide our employees with regular self-care resources for families and individuals, combined with continuous positive lifestyle encouragement.

Designers. Innovators. Technical Engineers. Creatives. Storytellers. Now hiring.

People and passion are the essential ingredients in our work, but results like these also rely on continued commitment and investment – not just in our business but in our industry as a whole. It’s this investment that creates the foundation for innovation, growth, new talent and new opportunities. 

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