Working For Us

Working For Us

Our mission at Shiseido is to "inspire a life of beauty and culture" and we do this through our amazing portfolio of brands, outstanding products and ground-breaking technological advances across the industry. Through our heritage of over 140 years, we strive to be a global winner, and by joining our organization, we know you will help us achieve that goal.

We’re a global organization that thinks locally; we empower our markets to deliver sustainable, profitable growth by enhancing each brand’s own beautiful point of difference. Over its history, Shiseido has done much to help people live beautifully. As we move into the future, we will satisfy consumers even more by providing appealing products and attentive services while fulfilling our responsibilities to society. We want to assist society, consumers and all people in experiencing "This moment. This life. Beautifully."


Our Culture

Our culture is a vibrant mix of high octane performance and compassionate collaboration. We are a global company with local integrity and very much believe our people come first. Our talent and teams make up the spirit of the brands, they evolve the company philosophy and very much shape the day to day atmosphere on our counters, in our boutiques and at our London HQ. Our hands on and sincere approach is shared throughout our teams, as we drive our UK business toward our goals.

Our Eastern heritage combined with Western artistry makes for a powerful and unique set of values; a melting pot of experience, respect and vision.

We are driven to become the most trusted beauty company in the world, and our "Trust 8" working principles are key to ensuring we live and breathe our company culture.


Career Development

From welcoming you to the Group and your new role, to developing your personal skills and expertise, constant learning for team members is at the heart of our organisation.

We aim to inspire and engage each individual through a mix of training & development, brand on-boarding & immersion sessions, our Guest Speaker Series, cross department projects and broad career opportunities.

For our Retail teams, we have dedicated, passionate and engaging Education and Area Management teams who work to ensure that each and every member of the team is reaching their full potential, whether that’s in brand knowledge and product skills or in exceptional customer service.

Being part of a Global Group of amazing brands, the possibilities to build your career are at your fingertips and we aim to provide you with the tools to realise your goals.


Life at Shiseido

In joining Shiseido Group UK & Ireland, you would be joining one of the largest markets in the region, and indeed globally for many brands, and that means our contribution to the overall global success is significant. In this respect, we think big and embrace risks, offering you the chance to take accountability for delivering on your goals and bring innovative ideas into the business. In return we promise to give you career development and progression opportunities, competitive reward and recognition, pride in the work you do and a good bit of fun as well in a passionate and stimulating environment. We want to work with you, learn from you and bring out the very best in you.

Our people are at the heart of all we do and we believe the key to getting the best from our people and our brands is through sharing experiences and giving every team member a voice. At the forefront of our Brands are our retail teams and we aim to involve and take inspiration from them in as many ways as we can, as well as rewarding them for their hard work. Our leaders take every opportunity to inspire and engage teams through sharing strategy for our 2020 vision and celebrating our successes across the company.

We’re ambitious and know where we are going, and we will bring all of our team members on that journey with us.