L’Oréal UK and Ireland was established in 1932 and is the Group's fifth largest subsidiary.
Millions of British and Irish consumers enjoy our products every day. You will find our products in all major supermarkets, department stores, pharmacies, medi-spas, hair salons, travel retailers and online. Many of the UK and Ireland’s hairdressers use our products and have been trained by L’Oréal.
We employ over 6,200 people in the UK and Ireland in many roles and functions, including sales, marketing and operations. Our headquarters are in Hammersmith, London and Dublin, Ireland with distribution centres and satellite offices in Birmingham, Bury, Manchester, Nottingham and South Wales as well as many beauty counters in stores nationwide.
L’Oréal has a rich, diverse workforce and a fundamental belief that leveraging diversity provides for greater creativity and problem solving. Diversity of talent drives our innovation and underpins our commitment to understanding our consumers' needs better than anyone else. We're proud to have a strong female workforce, with women making up 69% of employees in the UK.
We are one of the UK's leading graduate recruiters,hiring over 100 interns on to both Summer and Industrial placements. Up to 28 graduates join our annual Management Trainee Scheme every year, many of whom go on to have long and successful careers with L’Oréal, here in the UK and Ireland and all around the world.
L'Oréal champions programmes that support girls and women all along their scientific journey, by making strategic interventions at key stages. L’Oréal UK and Ireland has run more than 25,000 science lessons in our L'Oreal Young Scientist Centre at The Royal Institution and awarded £750,000 to 52 L'Oreal UNESCO For Women In SCience Fellows since 2007.