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3.7
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L'Oréal CEO Jean-Paul Agon
Jean-Paul Agon
1042 Ratings
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  • "Work life balance is the main pain point(in 352 reviews)

  • "Relatively poor work life balance with long hours often continuing into the night(in 228 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work at"

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    Current Employee - IT Business Analyst in Hammersmith, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at L'Oréal full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    - Global perspectives - HR & Management invest in you - Citizen Day, Parties, Seminars - Possibility to move to a different field - Promotes women

    Cons

    - Big group means that it's not that flexible - You need to build your network to grow

    L'Oréal2019-04-28
  2. "Lack of team work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at L'Oréal full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Benefits Profit Share Recognizable brand

    Cons

    Hierarchy No team work Over worked Underpaid

    L'Oréal2019-05-09

    L'Oréal Response

    May 20, 2019Global content and employee engagement manager

    Dear ex-colleague, Thank you for sharing your thoughts and for your time with L’Oréal! We’re very proud of our workplace and the unique benefits we are able to offer, such as flexible work, benefits and compensations and our beloved brands. We have put in place many programs and ...

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  3. "Store Manager"

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    Current Employee - Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at L'Oréal full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Awesome opportunities to grow if you show dedication and hard work.

    Cons

    Promotions are not always fair. There is a lot of favouritism.

    L'Oréal2019-05-03

    L'Oréal Response

    May 21, 2019Global content and employee engagement manager

    Dear colleague, Thank you for your valuable feedback and for your three years with us! We're proud of our employees and their passion for our business and we’re glad to hear you feel the same way. It is true that we have built a culture that encourages employees to chart their own ...

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  4. "not for everyone"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at L'Oréal full-time

    Pros

    flexi working; bonus; subsidized cafe, free products

    Cons

    the culture is aggressive, political and self serving

    L'Oréal2019-05-09

    L'Oréal Response

    May 20, 2019Global content and employee engagement manager

    Dear ex-colleague, Thank you for sharing your thoughts and for your time with L’Oréal! We’re very proud of our workplace and the unique benefits we are able to offer, such as flexible work, benefits and compensations, and our beloved products. Yes, we do challenge ourselves in ...

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  5. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at L'Oréal part-time

    Pros

    Good discounts and good brands

    Cons

    Not enough support from higher peers

    L'Oréal2019-04-09
  6. "Avoid at all costs"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at L'Oréal part-time

    Pros

    The best thing about working for L'Oréal was having a pay cheque at the end of every month.

    Cons

    Rude, inconsiderate staff. Completely unprofessional. Didn't treat you like a human.

    L'Oréal2019-04-15
  7. "junior project manager"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at L'Oréal full-time

      Pros

      international working environment, exciting brand missions

      Cons

      highly competitive, can be very political

      L'Oréal2019-02-13
    • "PPD Employee"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at L'Oréal full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Exciting environment Good Corporate perks I.e. work from home encouraged (if not customer facing), free yoga, staff shop etc. Fantastic commitment to mental health Some lovely people

      Cons

      Very Hierarchical and political Lonely and lack of support (if field based) Work life balance poor I.e. messaging late at night/weekends Lack of recognition for achievements/contributions made

      Advice to Management

      Listen and be present with your teams and their ideas

      L'Oréal2019-02-26
    • "Marketing"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I worked at L'Oréal full-time

        Pros

        - Career development - Friendly people

        Cons

        - Lack of organization - They don't care about the employee

        L'Oréal2019-02-12
      • "Good people bad organisation"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I have been working at L'Oréal

          Pros

          overworked and too few staff

          Cons

          those who work there are motivated and exciting

          L'Oréal2019-02-04
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