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New York, NY
10000+ employees
1946
Company - Public (EL)
Manufacturing
$10+ billion (USD) per year
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The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. is one of the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of quality skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products.

As the global leader in prestige beauty, we touch over half a billion ... Read more

Mission: The Estee Lauder Companies has the values of a private company and the financial sophistication of a public company. We care about our people; we take a long-term view of the future. We are driven by passion and ideas.

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Estée Lauder Companies President, CEO, and Director Fabrizio Freda
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    "Excellent place for temps. Not a good place to be a permanent employee."

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    Current Employee - Temp Marketing in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Temp Marketing in New York, NY
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    I have been working at Estée Lauder Companies full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    If you are a temp looking for an easy job with good pay, short hours, and limited responsibilities, this is the place to be! The company really tries to save money by hiring many temps so they don't have to pay for the benefits.

    Temps enjoy light workload and a set 9-5, mon-fri daily schedule while enjoying the benefits of having a prestigious brand/company in their resumé. Since by law, the company cannot have temps do the same job as permanent employees, the permanent employees have to do the heavy lifting.

    For permanent members, having calls and meetings at 8pm or later is pretty common. I've heard some people had to work until 2am! Can you imagine being worked to the bone like that? (S*ckers)

    To be fair, permanent members do enjoy higher pay and benefits but if you calculate the pay on hourly basis, I believe the pay comparison ends up quite similar.

    And temps get to enjoy the same benefits of having the prestigious name of Estée Lauder Companies, the global leader of prestige beauty, in their resumé.

    Cons

    The day gets boring sometimes but not really an issue considering the benefits that come with it. I have been temping for 2+ years now and I have many recruiters approaching because of the prestigious brand name and job title in my resumé.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing. Although, I'd like to thank you for such a great time with the company. Keep up the generosity and the good work!

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Estée Lauder Companies Interviews

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Kailua Kona, HI
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Estée Lauder Companies (Kailua Kona, HI) in September 2017.

    Interview

    applied for the sales associate position at Estee Lauder counter in Macy's. So far I have went to two interviews, both were successful and interviewers were friendly and l liked me. The third interview will be on Friday with the account Executive at Estee Lauder. Hopefully it goes well.

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Company Updates

  • #Joinourfamily. Want to make the most out of your interview with our Company? Feel empowered to ask thoughtful questions that will help you determine if a job captures your career aspirations. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQiyf

  • In recognition of Pride Month, Doug Jensen, VP of CRM and Corporate Marketing Analytics, reflects on gains made towards achieving greater equity in the workplace and why The Estée Lauder Companies is a great home for LGBTQA talent. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQiPv

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Estée Lauder Companies Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010
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