Estee Lauder Companies Employee Reviews

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the job was fair
Line Attendant (Current Employee) –  Melville, NYAugust 25, 2017
it was quick sometimes frustration management was a little to tern and bossy but I worked though it for the steady weekly paycheck so it was a fair first job I would say the least
Pros
money was easy
Cons
management was bossy
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Fast Paced - Ever Changing
Vice President, Global Information Services (Current Employee) –  New York, NYAugust 25, 2017
New culture is that new people know what good looks like, deemphasizing long tenure. If you buy into the program it is a great company to work for ...

Great benefits including bonuses, stock options, and restricted stock units ... combined with a highly successful portfolio of brands makes this the premier prestige cosmetics company in the industry.
Pros
Fast paced. Exciting.
Cons
Value of past lessons learned is no longer in vogue.
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Great culture and amazing benefits
Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) –  Guaynabo, PRAugust 23, 2017
Wonderful group of talented individuals who motivate, encourage, and support individual and team growth. Great culture and benefits, women in leadership positions, great work-life balance.
Pros
Great benefits: Insurance, retirement, bonuses...
Cons
no cons.
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Education assistant
Education Assistant (Current Employee) –  ParisAugust 16, 2017
Working at Estée Lauder Companies is very enjoyable.
Everyday feels like i'm not working and i am not seeing the days passing.
Team very nice to their interns
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Fast paced and heavy workload
Human Resources Escalation Contact (Former Employee) –  New York, NYAugust 15, 2017
Great company that provides a lot of benefits. Heavy workload and very competitive workplace, need to make right connections if you want to keep advancing your career.
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Worst manager ever
Estee Lauder Beauty Advisor (Former Employee) –  New York, NYAugust 11, 2017
They have unhelpful and unprofessional managers and talked to Human Resources they didn't do much so I resigned because of the stress the manager inflicted
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Great work / life balance
Consultant (Former Employee) –  Melville, NYAugust 5, 2017
Wonderful organization with plenty of opportunities to learn and grow. Workplace culture was fair but hardworking. The company is very good to their employees with regard to compensation and time off.
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Make it what you want
FREELANCE/ BEAUTY ADVISOR (Former Employee) –  Long Island, NYAugust 3, 2017
Does require effort. Pays some bills. Usually positive environment. Usually positive employees. Usually positive management. Very few benefits, depends.
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a well run company
Director of Global Supply Management (Former Employee) –  New York, NYAugust 2, 2017
Estee Lauder has an excellent management training program and it runs it's managers through a variety of departments as you move up the corporate ladder.
Pros
Just an excellent place to work
Cons
No Cons
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Very productive and excellent environment for growth.
Facilities Supervisor, Office Services Department (Current Employee) –  New York, NYJuly 17, 2017
Many daily challenges and learning to work with one another in a positive environment makes this corporate company a great working experience. Making sure everything gets done in a timely manner is a challenge but at the end of each assignment all the progress and outcome makes it worth the effort.
Pros
Summer Fridays
Cons
Only two personal days
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Great discounts
Sales Associate (Former Employee) –  Carlsbad, CAJuly 12, 2017
I worked at the Cosmetic Company Store so I was able to purchase items from the entire Estee Lauder line, It was a fun job with a lot of fun co-workers.
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Great company
Manager (Current Employee) –  New York, NYJuly 10, 2017
Supportive work environment; great opportunities for future growth. Great benefits and ability to work across teams and regions, if desired. Would recommend working here!
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Great products!
Associate Consultant (Current Employee) –  New York, NYJuly 9, 2017
Great! Fun job! Not enough hours at my position though. It's better at higher positions because you receive more perks! I am just freelancing because I just had a baby.
Pros
Fun!
Cons
No gratis
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Lots of paperwork
Intern - Global Management Strategies (Former Employee) –  New York, NYJuly 4, 2017
A typical day at The Estée Lauder involved a lot of paperwork. Helping the Vice President of the Archives Department with the different programs she sponsored. Creating document, entering data, serving as hostess at conferences.
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Enjoyed sharing my passion with clients
3rd, Key Manager (Former Employee) –  Pembroke Pines, FLJune 30, 2017
Servicing customers through retail sales of cosmetics along with ongoing makeup applications. Learned patience and excellent customer service skills/balance. Very upbeat culture related to the world of beauty and fashion. Not really a hard part because I loved my job. Most enjoyable part of my day was customer satisfaction and empowering women to feel confident about their beauty from the inside/out
Pros
cosmetics discounts free products and relationships built
Cons
unreasonable sales goals/expectations
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Perfect place to learn about the business
Marketing Manager (Former Employee) –  New York, NYJune 28, 2017
It was a great school to learn about the beauty industry. It offers structure, discipline and vision. The opportunity of changing brands, roles and regions.
Pros
Umbrella of great brands, big international company; great benefits.
Cons
going thru restructuring
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Estee Lauder
Cleaning Validation Engineer (Former Employee) –  Melville, NYJune 24, 2017
Amazing place to work, but they don't often offer permanent positions. There are still QC chemists that haven't gotten the opportunity after giving years of (Temp) work.
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Productive
Net Developer (Former Employee) –  Melville, NYJune 21, 2017
It'a big cosmetics company. I really liked this company. It's a friendly environment over there and the director's of this company in administrative department, they are are very friendly with our team and with me also.
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Awesome discounts but poor leadership
Director, Global Business Planning (Former Employee) –  New York, NYJune 14, 2017
Pros:
Good vacation time
Summer Fridays
Commuter program
Discounts on products
Good benefits


Cons:
Lack of work life balance/ Long work hours
Little room for growth
No support from upper management( ie. coming up with new ways to streamline process or collaboration... is not appreciated)
Poor Leadership
Disorganized Supply Chain
Pros
Discounts on products and benefits
Cons
worklife balance, poor leadership, and disorganzied supply chain
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Great work space, family oriented and culture based organization
Executive Assistant the EVP Global Supply Chain (Current Employee) –  New York, NYJune 12, 2017
Think the company values its employees. The supply chain is built more like a family then a group of coworkers. There is a real team mentality and a real want for someone to succeed.
Pros
healthcare, family environment
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