Strategic storytellers and brand builders

We believe distinctive storytelling and captivating brands are the key drivers of positive reputation.

Our expertise lies in defining the stories at the heart of businesses, evolving meaningful narrative and connecting in ways that engage best with the people you need to reach.

Our vibrant team of strategic innovators, problem solvers, creative craftsmen, content enhancers, digital savvies and dedicated deliverers can help you meet any challenge that a corporate communications professional might face.

What sets us apart is the power of our strategic thinking. We don’t just win awards because what we do looks great. It’s the insight driving the ideas that makes our solutions both smarter and better looking.

Clients

Testimonials

Informa

Graham Jerome-Ball, Director of Global Branding & Communications

“Luminous applied their experience and creativity all the way through the process. Best of all, they have a sense of humour which, in my opinion, is absolutely essential to cope with the inevitable changes that go with the job.

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Siemens

Ian Riley, Corporate Communications

Luminous went beyond the brief, creating a unique exhibition stand that stood out from the crowd and brought us fantastic publicity – in particular from the BBC. The idea, creative flair and precision execution was fantastic.

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Guardian

Chris Wade, Director of Communications, Guardian Media Group

Luminous have a rare combination of qualities: genuine creativity, iron discipline on costs and schedules and total responsiveness to client needs. They’re also very nice.

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British Airways

Paul Wylde, Brand Guardian, British Airways

Luminous are true ambassadors for brand and communications. A real pleasure to work with, with a genuine passion for their craft. They have an integrity and honesty which cuts through everything they do.

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Awards

Senior team

Alan Hines

Managing Partner

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Tracey Westgate

Client Services Director

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Jon Towell

Creative Partner

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James Moore

Creative Director

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Bansi Kotecha

Digital Director

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Lee Wilkes

Production Director

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Ingrid Brown

Brand Engagement Director

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Stephen Butler

Corporate Reporting and Investor Communications Director

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Gary Chambers

Design Director

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Mark Litchfield

Design Director

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Mark Pitcairn

Senior Account Director

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Opportunities

Digital Director

An executive role developing Luminous’s digital strategy to ensure we can make the optimum use of digital communications to meet our clients’ strategic aims, as well as maximising the opportunity for Luminous to develop its reputation, income, audience and impact via the use of digital and social engagement. Valuable experience would include: • Proven ability and previous successful experience of leading the development and implementation of an agency’s digital strategy • A strong track record in leading large, complex digital projects • Experience of working with client stakeholders to translate a broad range of aims and objectives into an effective, measurable digital programme • Experience of leveraging a range of digital suppliers to deliver optimum results • Proven ability to develop and market the digital offer.

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Account Manager

Do you ask killer questions? Can you remove barriers to get things done? If so, you sound like one of us! As an Account Manager, you would have ownership of accounts to manage on a day-to-day basis, as well as supporting our Account Directors. Projects will include a mix of brand, corporate reporting and digital. Any understanding of managing corporate reports always a bonus.

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Junior Designer

You are inquisitive. You think creatively. You act with purpose. You design with character. Most of all, you believe design matters. As a Junior Designer you help to develop creative solutions under the direction of senior members of the Design team. You are learning about our clients’ aspirations and design processes. You take part in collaborating and brainstorming on projects. You are guided and mentored by a Design Director. Your work covers brand engagement, digital and reporting. If that sounds like your kind of role get in touch!

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Senior Account Executive

Learnt a lot from your first job and now want a more exciting opportunity in a growing agency? As a Senior Account Executive, you probably will have 2–3 years’ experience. At Luminous you would have ownership of accounts to manage on a day-to-day basis, as well as supporting our Account Directors and Account Managers. Projects will include a mix of brand, corporate reporting and digital.

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Account Executive

Looking for an exciting opportunity in a fast growing agency? As an Account Executive, you will probably have one or two years’ experience. At Luminous you would have ownership of accounts to manage on a day-to-day basis, as well as supporting our Account Directors and Account Managers. Projects will include a mix of brand, corporate reporting and digital.

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Artworker (nights)

Looking for an experienced artworker for our night shift who is passionate about accuracy and responsibility. Projects would include corporate reporting, brand and digital solutions. Experience of typesetting FTSE Annual Reports would help your cause greatly!

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Trafficker

We are looking for a trafficker to work with our service, design and production teams. Responsibilities would include: • Updating the scheduler on all live projects • Day-to-day organisation of work carried out by the artwork team • Preparation of work into the artwork team • Highlighting busier times and hot spots when freelancers are needed • Booking freelancers on short and term contracts • Preparation of work into the proofreaders.

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Studio assistant

We are looking for a vibrant, engaging personality to help look after our lovely team of designers, strategists, account managers and producers. You will assist our lovely Studio Manager Polina across a range of responsibilities, but most importantly, you would be the first voice on the phone and face at the door.

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Junior researcher

This is a hands-on role supporting the Corporate Reporting Director. You will be involved in every step of research projects in the corporate reporting and investor communications space. This will include putting presentations together; content planning; and research into reporting trends and developments.

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