“Working for Estée Lauder companies is my dream job! I get to dress up every day and wear fabulous Make Up and Fragrance.”

- Jo Briggs, Estée Lauder Account Executive Working at ELC

“At ELC we work in an extremely inspiring and creative environment which makes it fun and exciting place to work, not to mention the incredibly beautiful products and people we get to work with every day.”

- Karla Van Dorsten, Estée Lauder Companies Creative Services Manager Working at ELC

“Estée Lauder Companies has wonderful company culture of caring for its people which is unique and compelling. The company’s commitment to product and service innovation makes each day rewarding and exciting.”

- Tracey Pedersen, Clinique Education Manager Working at ELC

“I feel inspired everyday working at ELC. It is a positive, fun, friendly and supportive environment, where balance and values are important. It is continually demonstrated that ELC cares about all employees, and we get to work in a beautiful environment with beautiful products.”

- Alana Munro, Estée Lauder Companies Business Manager Working at ELC

“I love that ELC is a company that encourages creative thinking and embraces innovation. This culture of ELC drives ambition, cultivating a positive and energised environment for employees to thrive.”

- Caitlin Lomas, M.A.C Manger of Retail Operations Working at ELC

Our journey began here...

1946

Estee Lauder started her cosmetic journey with the launch of four products.


1946

1948

Estee Lauder opens its first counter in a New York department store.


1948

This has been our journey...

1958

Estee Lauder’s son, Leonard Lauder joins the family business.


1958

1960

Estee Lauder’s first international account opens in England.


1960

This has been our journey...

1963

Estee Lauder Companies comes to New Zealand.


1963

1968

Clinique Laboratories Inc. is founded. Based on the concept of products that allergy free and 100% fragrance free.


1968

This has been our journey...

1985

Estee Lauder publishes her first book. Estee: A Success Story. Estee Lauder Companies surpasses $1 Billion in sales.


1985

1994

Estee Lauder Companies acquires a major interest in M.A.C cosmetics


1994

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1995

Estee Lauder retires from the company. Estee Lauder Companies acquires the Bobbi Brown brand.


1995

1997

Estee Lauder Companies acquires a majority interest in Aveda.


1997

This has been our journey...

1998

Estee Lauder Companies acquires the remaining interest in M.A.C Cosmetics.


1998

1999

Estee Lauder Companies acquires Jo Malone.


1999

Welcome to Estée Lauder careers

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Retail & customer service roles

Opportunities exist in conjunction with our major retail partners and in our free standing stores. Start your career in retail now.

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Head office & management roles

Choose a great career at our head office in Auckland. We have entry level positions through to amazing management roles.

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How will your journey begin?

Forging a career in retail...

Are you:

Passionate about cosmetics and beauty?

A 'people person' with a passion for great customer service?

Fun, creative and love trying new things?

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From retail to head office...

Are you:

Looking for an employer who recognises and rewards you for your achievements?

Adventurous and open to new opportunities and experiences?

Committed to delivering the highest levels of customer service?

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Head office dream job...

Are you:

Looking for a job where your ideas and thoughts are valued?

A good leader who also works well in a team environment?

Always striving for new and improved ways of doing things?

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Welcome to The New Zealand Estée Lauder Companies' official careers website. We invite you to get to know our Company by exploring our extensive portfolio of brands. Estee Lauder Companies’ will always take pride on our strong commitment to our people and their careers.

Estée Lauder Companies is one of the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of quality skin care, fragrance and hair care products. Our vision is to be 'The global leader in prestige beauty: a well diversified, brand-building powerhouse of unrivalled creativity and innovation'.


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