We are change creators.

We are C21, an integrated creative communications agency. As an employee-owned, independent agency, we care about who we do business with, choosing to work with organisations that are positive contributors to society. We create change.

Our award-winning campaigns are driven by purposeful strategies across digital, print, social and environmental. Whether working with small start-ups to global blue-chip clients, our creative ideas enable our clients to create positive change for their audiences and wider communities.

We’re courageous in the face of every challenge, driven by passion and proud of the visionary organisations we’ve worked with over the last 25 years. Whatever the brief or budget, we always explore ideas that push boundaries and take risks that capture the audience’s attention in memorable ways.

The team

We have 25 years of teamwork, passion, and dedication under our belts. We are committed to working together successfully across all disciplines – strategic, creative, digital, project implementation – to deliver exceptional results.

Community focused

We support local, national and global causes.

The most impact often occurs when we empower each other. We support causes we’re passionate about. Over the years we have helped to fund educational opportunities for young girls in Africa, supported grassroots football and remained committed to helping to provide healthcare for the most vulnerable children in the North West.

Careers at C21

Looking for change?

If you’re a designer, strategist, developer, content writer, animator, project manager or all-round problem solver, why not send us your CV. We’re a fast-growing team of change creators. As well as working across meaningful causes with a close-knit team of amazing people you can expect:

  • Non-gendered remuneration
  • WFH Mondays and Fridays
  • Enhanced Pension after qualifying period
  • Death in service benefit
  • Birthday day off
  • Work from anywhere August
  • Volunteering day
  • Personal development plans
  • Annual training
  • IPA membership
  • Quarterly collaboration sessions
  • EOT profit bonus after qualifying period
  • Performance incentives and bonuses

Want to throw out the rule book and tackle challenges that require strategic, creative, or digital solutions? Fancy enlightening and emboldening generations to come by influencing behaviour and creating change for good? Email your CV and portfolio to change@c-21.co.uk and tell us about what change you’d like to create in the world.

Current vacancies

We don’t have any vacancies at present.


We offer work experience to students studying degrees and new graduates in graphic design, strategic, digital and communications marketing, social media and content writing, animation, and digital development. Please send a short portfolio as a pdf or link along with your CV to change@c-21.co.uk. We’re sorry but we don’t currently offer work placements to students of school age.

The C21 Spotted creative award

Supporting the next generation of young designers to find the cream of the creative crop. We actively scour the final degree show work in the Greater Manchester area and beyond to find a worthy winner. Click here to find out more.

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The C21 Spotted creative award