About us

Welcome to Essence. We are a global digital agency whose mission is to make advertising more valuable to the world. We believe that digital advertising done well is more meaningful and more effective.

We help some of the world’s most exciting brands earn relevant connections with their customers by blending objective media, data science and captivating experiences.

Why Essence?

Our people


We’re in pursuit of excellence. This principle runs through every aspect of our business. And it’s especially true for our people.

We believe that a workplace where our people can be themselves, they are freed up to do amazing work. That's why we promise:

• A workplace where we invest in your career
We will give you the chance to work on innovative projects that are leading the way in digital, setting you up for a fulfilling career trajectory.

• A workplace that is fun and engaging
We will play; time-outs at the foosball table, ping pong net, or the breakout area are not only okay, they are encouraged.

• A workplace where you are cared for
We will provide generous, industry-leading employee benefits.

If you’d like to come join us, let’s chat. Check out the current vacancies on

Life at Essence

Our work

Our mission is to make advertising more valuable to the world.

We make experiences that are instantly captivating so consumers choose to spend time with your brand. It takes rare creatives that seek out data insights and love testing. The results? Work that is magical, beautiful, accountable and shareable—regardless of channel or device.

Our media teams create effective connections, regardless of screen size or media type—paid, earned, owned or borrowed. Whether building brands or driving sales, we help our clients get the most from this rapidly evolving ecosystem.

Our insightful placements, innovative measurement and relentless optimization happen in a culture of complete transparency and accountability. Our analytics teams bring together technical dexterity, scientific integrity and a unique appreciation of the ever-expanding possibilities of the digital world. When they confront business problems, great things happen.

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About Essence

Essence is a global digital agency that blends data science, objective media and captivating experiences to build valuable connections between brands and consumers. Clients include Google, HP Inc., method, Tesco Mobile and the Financial Times. The agency is more than 540 people strong, manages over $850MM in media spend and deploys campaigns in 71 markets – more... 

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