Why join Neal's Yard Remedies?

There’s no better time. Natural beauty is becoming increasingly popular so why not become a part of this growing trend by joining us at Neal’s Yard Remedies.

We are an award-winning natural and organic health and beauty brand founded in 1981 in Neal’s Yard, Covent Garden and here’s why we think you’ll love working with us…

  1. We are ethical pioneers
  2. We pride ourselves on honesty, integrity and transparency
  3. While we don’t like to brag, we have been lucky enough to win some really fantastic awards
  4. We have an extensive range of beauty products and remedies

What we offer in return

Not only would you be working in a friendly and energetic environment, but we also offer you some great benefits, some of which include:

  • Generous product discounts
  • 25 days paid holiday, plus bank holidays
  • Community day
  • Pension plan
  • Essence of Neal's Yard Remedies Staff Awards
  • Social Events
  • Discounted courses covering a range of therapies

Candidate privacy

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To apply please email us your CV and a covering email to: (please also state which position you are interested in).

In recruiting, hiring, developing and promoting employees, we treat everyone equally irrespective of sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, age, disability, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, and places an obligation upon all staff to respect and act in accordance with the policy.

Retail

Neal's Yard Remedies is an award-winning natural and organic health and beauty brand, founded in 1981 in Neal's Yard, Covent Garden in central London, UK. A global pioneer with more than 300 outlets in 22 countries, and growing year on year - why not grow your career in our retail sales team?

If you have a desire to become a holistic beauty expert, offering a tailored service that focusses on your customer's wellbeing as a whole, we have many exciting opportunities in-store for you to grow your retail sales career. Whether you're a motivated Sales Assistant who loves to help people while delivering exceptional customer service or a dynamic Store Manager looking to grow and develop your own team, we're always on the lookout for talented and enthusiastic individuals to help us drive our brand vision and share our love of natural and organic beauty and health with our customers.

Store Manager

We have exciting opportunities for Store Managers to join and lead our shop teams!

We are looking for an inspiring leader who can motivate and develop a team, deliver the brand vision, exceed sales targets and provide exceptional customer service. You'll be motivated, committed and most importantly, passionate about our values. A strong retail background is essential along with knowledge or qualifications in natural medicines.

We currently have no roles available

Assistant Manager

We have exciting opportunities for Assistant Managers to join our shop teams. If you are looking for progression, need a new challenge or know someone that does, then please get in touch!

We are recruiting for an Assistant Manager who will be responsible for all the operational processes including driving sales, training, local marketing initiatives, profitability and the well being of the staff. You will be a great seller who drives sales targets and provides exceptional customer service. A strong retail background is essential along with knowledge or qualifications in natural medicines.

We currently have the following roles available

  • Oxford - 35 hours per week
  • Canary Wharf - 35 hours per week
  • Bromley - 35 hours per week

Senior Sales Assistant

We are currently seeking Senior Sales Assistants to join our store teams. Senior Sales Assistants play a key role in the team, undertaking operational processes and assisting in the smooth and efficient running of the shop.

The successful candidate will have retail experience, excellent customer service and communication skills coupled with a keen interest, knowledge of or qualifications in natural medicines.

We currently have the following roles available

  • St Pancreas - 35 hours per week

Sales Assistant

We are currently seeking a Sales Assistants to join our store teams. Sales Assistants play a key role in the team, undertaking operational processes and assisting in the smooth and efficient running of the shop.

The successful candidate will have retail experience, excellent customer service and communication skills coupled with a keen interest, knowledge of or qualifications in natural medicines.

We currently have the following roles available

  • Stoney Street - 10 hours per week
  • Sevenoaks - Fixed Term - 14 hours per week

Therapy Room Receptionist

The Receptionist is responsible for answering calls, booking appointments and taking payments for therapy treatments, liaising with practitioners and general housekeeping of the reception area and therapy rooms. The successful candidate will be highly organised, have excellent customer service and communication skills coupled with a keen interest, knowledge of or qualifications in natural medicines and therapies.

We currently have no vacancies available at this time


London Office

Neal's Yard Remedies is an award-winning natural and organic health and beauty brand, founded in 1981 in Neal's Yard, Covent Garden in central London, UK. A global pioneer with more than 300 outlets in 22 countries, and growing year on year - it's never been a better time to join our head office team.

Whether you're just starting out, looking for a complete career change or taking the next step in your managerial career, we have a wide range of opportunities in our head office in Covent Garden, London. We're always on the lookout for talented and enthusiastic individuals to help us drive our brand vision in a fast paced, but extremely rewarding environment.

We currently have no roles available


Dorset Head Office & Factory

Neal's Yard Remedies is an award-winning natural and organic health and beauty brand, founded in 1981 in Neal's Yard, Covent Garden in central London, UK. A global pioneer with more than 300 outlets in 22 countries, and growing year on year - it's never been a better time to join our head office team at our eco-factory in Gillingham, Dorset.

We currently have the following roles available

  • Senior Formulation Chemist
  • Formulation Chemist
  • Christmas Temporary Picking and Packing Assistants
  • Packaging Technologist
  • People & Development – Recruitment (Maternity Cover)

Please find an overview of each vacancy below:

Senior Formulation Chemist – Permanent Contract

Full Time: - 35 Hours

Location: Peacemarsh, Dorset

We are seeking an experience Formulation Chemist to manage the formulation of our new and innovative products across beauty, aromatherapy and natural health categories. Click here to read more Click here to close ⟩⟩⟩

Based at our award-winning eco factory in Gillingham, Dorset, home to our head office, the Senior Formulation Chemist role will involve:

  • Manage the formulation and development of new and innovative products
  • Work alongside manufacturing to ensure all new products can be scaled up appropriately
  • Work with internal manufacturing or external subcontractors/suppliers to develop innovative product solutions to support NPD strategy
  • Work closely with the Brand and Marketing teams to provide support for copy and claims for new products
  • To implement the technical guidelines and policies
  • To ensure all products are suitable for their intended markets and progress relevant registrations as appropriate
  • To work cross functionally with departments such as procurement on key strategic projects that support NPD Strategy, cost-saving & business improvement
  • Develop a culture of "R&D and Innovation" within the Team, coaching junior colleagues to achieve their business and personal objectives and supporting their development
  • Input to the Formulation budget requirements on specific projects

What we're looking for from you:

  • BSc (or equivalent) in Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacy or alternative related discipline.
  • Experience with a cosmetic/pharmaceutical/consumer goods development role.
  • SCS Diploma in Cosmetic Science is desirable
  • Previous experience and full working knowledge of current EU and US regulatory requirements for the development and manufacture of health & beauty products.
  • Proven track record in overcoming formulation challenges such as development and scale-up of manufacturing processes.
  • Thorough knowledge of good laboratory practices (relevant accreditation) principles of sample preparation, measurement and analysis.

What we offer in return:

  • A competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday plus public holidays
  • Product discount scheme
  • A day off to participate in a community project of your choice
  • Subsidised onsite restaurant
  • Onsite parking
  • Great working environment including our extensive gardens

To apply, please send a covering email including your current salary details with a copy of your CV to recruitment@nealsyardremedies.com.

Formulation Chemist – Permanent Contract

Full Time: - 35 Hours (Monday - Friday)

Location: Peacemarsh, Dorset

To assist with the Formulation of new and innovative, products across beauty, aromatherapy and natural health categories aligned with Neal's Yard Remedies' ethical and sustainable brand values and all required quality and regulatory standards across our markets. Click here to read more Click here to close ⟩⟩⟩

Key Responsibilities to include:

  • To develop/assist in developing formulations according to briefs set by NPD.
  • To stability test all developed products and ensure their stability and safety on the market.
  • To assist with collation of data for preparation of Product Information Packs on all developed formulae.
  • To carry out/assist with the preparation of samples for volunteer and clinical trials.
  • To carry out/assist with scale-up of new products.
  • To liaise with internal and external contacts regularly to ensure timely delivery of New Products to the market.

What we're looking for from you:

  • A-Levels (or equivalent) in maths/science related subjects (Essential)
  • BSc (or equivalent) in Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacy or alternative related discipline (Desired)
  • Experience within a pharmaceutical/cosmetic/consumer goods development role (Essential)
  • SCS Diploma in Cosmetic Science (Desired)

To apply, please send a covering email including your current salary details with a copy of your CV to recruitment@nealsyardremedies.com.

Christmas Temporary Picking and Packing Assistants – Temporary Contract

Full Time, Evenings or Weekends

Location: Peacemarsh, Dorset

Would you like to work for an award-winning organic beauty and health brand?

If you're interested in working in a fast paced and fun factory environment over the Christmas period we'd love to hear from you. Click here to read more Click here to close ⟩⟩⟩

We're looking for people to help cover over the Christmas period in our busy Mail Order team.

Responsible for ensuring Neal's Yard Remedies customer orders are picked, packed (sometimes gift-wrapped) and despatched accurately, on time and to required standards.

We are looking for individuals who can work well within a team, have good communication skills and a strong work ethic.

A variety of shift patterns are available to include full time, evenings or weekends.

Interviews will be held week commencing 22nd October 2018. Start date 14th November 2018.

To apply, email your interest to recruitment@nealsyardremedies.com

Packaging Technologist

Full Time: - 35 Hours (Monday - Friday)

Location: Peacemarsh, Dorset

We are seeking an experienced Packaging Technologist to our brand by developing packaging from a technically commercial perspective whilst holding the sustainability ethos at the core of any development. Click here to read more Click here to close ⟩⟩⟩

Based at our award-winning eco factory in Gillingham, Dorset, home to our head office, the Packaging Technologist role will involve:

Key Responsibilities to include:

  • Develop packaging solutions on time for projects in line with the project brief
  • Supporting the packaging technician with component testing
  • Source of packaging with commercial and sustainable awareness and assess through feasibility process with production team(s)
  • Work cross functionally through the business and manage packaging expectations where necessary
  • Attendance of print passes and first production runs as required to support the business
  • Liaise with the quality team to fully investigate issues and complaints, setting standards and technical input to non-conformance process as required
  • Responsible for project management of key business initiatives from a packaging technical and commercial aspect
  • Deliver cost saving and cost avoidance strategies to support the Buying and production teams
  • Co-ordination of line trials and PR runs in line with the CPA
  • Artwork briefs and artwork approvals
  • Creation of component and packing specifications
  • Awareness of costs and budgets and advise the Senior Packaging Manager of costs outside of budget
  • Communicate effectively to all areas of the business and feed into commercial paperwork for business sign off
  • Awareness of innovation and working with the sustainability team to deliver business initiatives
  • Work with the team on continuous improvements with ways of working, processes and documentation
  • Supplying packaging waste and NLF information
  • Attend supplier meetings and support the Buying team from a technical perspective.

What we're looking for from you:

  • Clear, concise communication
  • Ability to assess challenges and identify solutions
  • A proven record in packaging technology
  • Ability to provide technical expertise to the business
  • Strong technical knowledge combined with commercial acumen
  • Excellent team player with ability to work under own initiative and prioritise effectively
  • Good knowledge of component manufacture and decoration
  • Understanding of materials and applications

To apply, please send a covering email including your current salary details with a copy of your CV to recruitment@nealsyardremedies.com.

People & Development – Recruitment (Maternity Cover)

Full Time: - 35 Hours (Monday - Friday)

Location: Peacemarsh, Dorset

Working as part of the People & Development team to manage the end to end recruitment process to attract, engage and deliver a candidate experience which reflects the values of Neal's Yard Remedies. Click here to read more Click here to close ⟩⟩⟩

Based at our award-winning eco factory in Gillingham, Dorset, home to our head office, the People & Development - Recruitment role will involve:

  • Ensure that a positive hiring experience is delivered, that delights our future employees, by leading an innovate candidate experience
  • Increase the amount of direct candidate attraction through direct channels, referrals and networking
  • Build strong and trusted relationships with Hiring Managers and People & Development Managers
  • Utilising a creative, yet commercial mix of sourcing methods to develop a rich pipeline of talent whilst continuing to develop online presence through social media and recruiting practises
  • Carry out initial screening of CV's and telephone/skype interviews, scheduling interviews, co-ordinating and sending correspondence to hiring managers and candidates including booking interviews location and rooms
  • Working as part of the People & Development team to create an employer brand and proposition that connects to and consistently reflects our brand and values.

What we're looking for from you:

  • Either experience in a recruitment role from working as an internal recruiter working within retail or within an agency or, a recent graduate keen to build a career within People & Development.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, experience of working in retail and or beauty an advantage.
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment, can roll up their sleeves, work hard, have fun, and get the job done.
  • First class interpersonal skills, friendly and approachable with excellent communication skills necessary for interviewing candidates via skype and telephone.
  • Feel comfortable managing high-volume recruitment and the full recruitment life cycle.
  • Skilled and comfortable in using social media (LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook) to attract candidates with good copywriting skills.
  • You will be comfortable with a fixed term contract starting immediately until the end of September 2019 and in a position to fully commit for the full duration.

To apply, please send a covering email including your current salary details with a copy of your CV to recruitment@nealsyardremedies.com.