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The Kennedys 2021 with Wieden+Kennedy London
Wieden+Kennedy London

Opportunity closes: 26th Sep 2021
Type: Internship
Based: London
Salary: London Living Wage

Website: thekennedyslondon.com
Instagram: @kennedysldn

Sick of having great ideas and not getting paid for them? 😒

Look no further: Wieden+Kennedy London wants you! 👀👀👀

The Kennedys 2021: The Year of the Sell Out 🤑

Give up on your dreams of being the next Tarantino 🎞 or Kendrick 🎤 and use that creative superpower 🧠 for a paycheque 💸 and a job making ads for Nike.

The Kennedys is back IRL and we’re looking to steal eight of the finest creative thinkers the next generation has to offer.

CVs are for losers so we don’t care what GCSEs you got, if you went to uni or not, where your dad works or even what you look like. We just want to see how you think and that you’re ready to drop what you are doing, sell out and transform your pure, beautiful creativity into a career as a full-fledged advertising creative.

You’ll learn the secret rules of the trade in the best agency in the world. You will attend workshops and tutorials while working on briefs that will build a real portfolio of your work getting you ready for a real full time job.

The course will run for five months from 1st November 2021, in-person at our London office, 9am-6pm, Monday to Friday. You’ll even be paid London Living Wage while we help train you up – literally the opposite to uni.

To be eligible you must be able to: legally work in the UK, attend the course in-person at our Shoreditch office, complete ALL of the application questions and be available on 13th October to attend an assessment day in our office.

Are you ready to give up on your unrealistic creative dreams? If so, #SellOut and APPLY NOW


How To Apply

Applications CLOSE 26th September 2021 at 11:59pm!

Complete ALL of the following tasks in whatever way you like:

  1. Create a conspiracy theory and convince us it’s real in a TikTok.

  2. Tell us why you are ready to sell out in a tweet (280 characters).

  3. 3 things you’ve done you are most proud of.

HINT. BE CREATIVE. Don't hold back in your submissions and complete each question in any way you see fit. This is your opportunity to show us how you think and express your ideas. Ex. (and not limited to) films (no more than 3 minutes), collage, photography, writing, drawing, video games, etc.

When you’re ready to submit, click “Apply now” at the top of the site or on the drop down menu. Alternatively, email your application to [email protected]

Please be sure to include your name, email and phone number in your email.

We can accept all common file formats.

You will hear back from us by 8th October 2021 if you've made it to the assessment day taking place on 13th October 2021. From there we will choose our final eight.

If you have, we'll call you for a short chat so we can get to know you a little better. You'll know if you're in our final 8 by 18th October 2021.

For more info on the program and how to apply: thekennedyslondon.com

Applications close Sunday 26th September at 11:59pm. No exceptions!

Wieden+Kennedy is one of our Company Partners click here to read more about them.