Emperor is pretty
As an employee-owned business, we’re empowered to create the company we want. So you’ll find a welcoming and supportive environment where everyone's unique contributions are valued and celebrated. Whether you're looking to build new skills or take on new challenges, we're here to help you succeed. You in?
Whether you’ve got years of experience, a career changer or fresh out of study, we’ve got a range of ways you can tap into the Emperor experience.
Looking for a career change or a new opportunity? We’re always on the lookout for ambitious and talented people.
New graduate or looking for a change after a few years' experience? Our 12-month LEAP programme, across a range of roles, could be for you.
Gain practical skills, on-the-job experience, and insight into the creative industries through our 3-month internships.
Hands-on, real-world work experience through a placement year. Typically taking place between your second or last year of university.
Kickstart your career while gaining a recognised qualification through an apprenticeship.
We welcome applicants from all backgrounds to apply.
We’re committed to ensuring the representation of people from all backgrounds regardless of their gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, or any other aspect which makes them unique.
We would encourage you to let us know if there are any steps we can take to provide the best possible recruitment experience or if you require any adjustments, including those relating to a disability.
We also recognise that some of the best people may have had career gaps or an unconventional work history. You might even think you don’t meet 100% of the criteria. But we believe that everyone has something valuable to offer, and we’re committed to creating a workplace that’s welcoming, inclusive and supportive of all people. If you’re passionate and think you have something to contribute, we encourage you to apply!
At Emperor, our people shape who we are. See the stories below.
Learning has been a top priority at Emperor - whether this is formal learning to gain certifications or learning from Emperor’s experts.
|2017||Joined Emperor as a Brand Strategy Intern (placement year)|
|2019||After graduating, joined Emperor as an Account Executive|
|2020||Promoted to Senior Brand Strategy Executive|
|2021||Became Pledge Ambassador for the We Care For The Environment team|
|2021||Completed CISL Business Sustainability Management course|
|2022||Promoted to Brand Strategist|
|2023||Completed UX Research and Strategy course|
Emperor has enabled and empowered me to develop my skills and take on new challenges. And has ultimately led me to the Middle East!
|2013||Joined as Senior Account Manager in Edinburgh Team|
|2013||Took time out for parental leave|
|2014||Promoted to Account Director|
|2016||Part of 1st batch of 4 employees to take part in Emperor Leadership Academy|
|2017||Relocated to Dubai|
|2023||One of the senior leaders in Dubai and about to take parental leave|
I have been able to continuously develop my personal and professional skills. There is always an opportunity to learn at Emperor.
|2013||Joined as an apprentice|
|2014||Started a permanent position as Content Loading Executive|
|2015||Became a QA Tester|
|2017||Promoted to QA Lead|
|2019||Became an ISTQB Certified Tester|
|2021||Promoted to QA Manager|
Switching from being a graphic designer to a motion designer has been a great move for me. I’m working on projects I'm truly passionate about.
|2018||Joined as Designer in Edinburgh team|
|2019||Became interested in animation and completed technical training|
|2020||Changed roles to Animator working remotely for London|
|2021||Part of new Moving Image Team which spans all Emperor offices!|
Emperor provides an environment where I feel valued and supported, empowering me to be my best self!
|2019||Joined Emperor as a Business Development and Marketing Intern|
|2020||Seconded to the client services team in London|
|2020||Became an Account Executive in the Central client services team|
|2021||Promoted to Account Manager|
|2022||Promoted to Senior Account Manager|
|2023||Completed the IPA Commercial Essentials Certificate and Workiva Platform Training Certificate|
I’ve been able to move around different roles to understand my strengths and how best to apply them. It’s been a great opportunity!
|2022||Finished Sixth Form|
|2022||Joined the Emperor RISE apprenticeship|
|2022||First rotation in the Brand team|
|2022||Coordinated the Emperor Black History Month activities|
|2023||Second rotation in the New Business team|
|2023||Third rotation in the Digital Content team|
|2023||On track to complete a Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship|