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Beauty Recruitment Agency — Nigel Wright Group


Beauty Recruitment Specialist

As one of Europe's leading beauty recruitment agencies, we work with beauty companies of all sizes to source exceptional talent. Our clients work across beauty categories including haircare, cosmetics, skincare, fragrance and healthcare. We recruit permanent and interim professionals working in  executivesalesmarketingaccountancy & financeIT, HRengineering,  & manufacturing and supply chain & procurement

As Europe’s number one consumer sector recruitment agency, our specialist consumer consultants have intimate knowledge of the beauty industry and an extensive number of connections and relationships with those working across the sector.

Looking for a career in the beauty industry? View full time temporary and permanent, as well as part time, beauty industry jobs here.

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Proven track record in Beauty recruitment 

We have a proven track record in the health and beauty sector for recruiting roles at all levels:

  • We have placed over 350 people across 91 different companies, covering roles within sales and marketing, supply chain, finance, manufacturing, operations and engineering.
  • We have worked with market leaders in the cosmetic products and beauty products market.
  • In the perfume market, we’ve worked with Christian Dior in Denmark, Interparfums in France and Yves Rocher in Belgium.
  • In the haircare sector, we’ve worked with L’Oreal, Schwarzkopf & Henkel, Bailly Industries, Keune Haircosmetics, Kosmetik Deutschland and LVMH Parfums.
  • With L’Oreal - the world’s largest cosmetics company - we’ve placed 22 people worldwide, including staff in Ghana, Iraq, Nigeria, the US, Sweden, Denmark, France, Spain and the UK.
  • In the healthcare market, we’ve worked with Novartis, Pfizer, Seven Seas, Omega Pharma, Nutricia Norge, Sandoz, and Connect Physical Health.

Industry leading market knowledge and networks

We help to create and build the best careers within the beauty industry. Our global connections and database mean we have the best candidates to achieve your company and personal objectives.

Our specialist consultants are committed to delivering a quality service to candidates and clients. Many of our consultants have an industry background and will have experience of dealing with key companies in your sector. This depth of knowledge and expertise ensures that the professional and unique service offered to our clients and candidates is second to none.

Our clients trust us to quickly attract the highest calibre and most suitable temporary and permanent candidates first time.

  • We access the best local and international consumer industry talent
  • Our customers believe we enhance their employer brand
  • We control the process and manage risk, enabling you to employ the highest calibre candidates

Customer service excellence assurance

Our Net Promoter Score places us in the top percentile of customer loyalty for any industry.

Providing clients and candidates with excellent service is critical to us; which is why it’s one of our values and why we work so hard to live up to our promises.

This enables clients to be confident that we will uphold their standards when fulfilling their recruitment assignments.

Beauty brands that we work with

Typical jobs in the beauty industry we recruit for

Director and C-Level level appointments:

  • CEO
  • Sales Director
  • Customer Service Director
  • Category Director
  • Marketing Director
  • Digital Director
  • Media Director
  • Customer Insight Director
  • Operations Director
  • Supply Chain Director
  • Finance Director / CFO
  • HR Director

Head office and management level roles:

  • Head of Marketing
  • Marketing Manager
  • Digital Marketing Manager
  • Social Media Manager
  • Brand Manager
  • New Product Development Manager
  • Product Manager
  • Customer Insight Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Business Development
  • Commercial Manager
  • E-Retail Sales Manager
  • Key Account Manager
  • National Account Manager
  • Category Manager
  • Channel Development Manager
  • Activation Manager
  • Shopper Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Warehouse Manager
  • HR Manager
  • H&S Manager
  • Learning & Development Manager
  • Tax Manager
  • Credit Manager
  • Technology Manager

Client quotes

“Nigel Wright have been very professional and have had high understanding of the specific needs for our organization and been able to find very strong candidates for the roles and the business.”

Consumer search experts

Nigel Wright is an international consumer search firm, with one shared community of specialist consultants (100+ of them) across 10 offices.

Every individual at Nigel Wright operates exclusively within one of the subsectors of consumer goods, and we have ex-industry talent advising across a variety of commercial, operations and support functions to complement our proposition. We speak dozens of languages and have full global search capabilities.

  • We have significant experience in bringing together high-calibre candidates and national/global organisations for individual assignments and as part of a long-term relationship.
  • Our depth and breadth for handling large scale, transformational recruitment projects is extensive and we have the capacity and capabilities required to provide clients with excellent service levels whilst helping achieve their objectives across multiple countries.
  • We have helped many start-up companies, SMEs and international consumer brands deliver on their critical recruitment assignments over the last few years. Consultant motivation affects what candidates think of your company.

    Nigel Wright employs highly motivated people who know what’s expected of them are best placed to represent clients

    Their enthusiasm influences candidates we talk to about you. Our employees consistently demonstrate the following attributes when responding to our annual engagement survey.  

    • Identify with our company values
    • Are motivated to do their best
    • Clearly understand their role at Nigel Wright
    • Find their manager approachable
    • Feel valued by their manager
    • Are proud to work here

    Contact our beauty recruitment team

    To discuss your hiring needs, career options, or job search within the beauty industry please contact our beauty recruitment team based in Newcastle, Teesside, London and Leeds. Alternatively you can view jobs in the beauty industry and other consumer sector jobs here.

    London

    Telephone: +44 (0)207 405 3921

    Address: 20 St Dunstan's Hill, London, EC3R 8HL, United Kingdom

    Newcastle

    Telephone: +44 (0)191 222 0770

    Address: Lloyds Court, 78 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6AF, United Kingdom

    Leeds

    Telephone: +44 113 524 1111

    Address: 7 Park Row, Leeds, LS1 5HD, United Kingdom

    Teesside

    Telephone: +44 (0)1740 6610

    Address: Wynyard Park House, Wynyard Avenue, Billingham, TS22 5TB, United Kingdom

    Euromonitor International Report

    2021 Beauty Trends

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