Функция: Финансы и контроллинг

Тип занятости: Полный рабочий день

Место расположения: UK - England - London, Hammersmith

Страна/область: United Kingdom

HR Cost Assistant & Reward Analyst



The world leader in beauty, L’Oréal is present in 130 countries on five continents. Our 35 international brands have allowed us to devote ourselves solely to one business: beauty, with a mission to provide the best in cosmetics innovation to all women and men around the world. We want to bring beauty to all people. Our ambition by 2020 is to win over another one billion consumers around the world by creating the cosmetic products that meet the infinite diversity of their beauty needs and desires through continued digital innovation. L’Oréal encourages diversity and sustainable, ethical sourcing for all our products and we have reduced our emissions by approx. 50% since 2005. This year we were also named one of the world’s most ethical companies by the Ethisphere Institute for the 7th time.

What are key highlights of this role?

The mission of the Payroll Cost function is to budget and forecast for over £110m of employment costs. This role will be to assist the HR Cost Controller to build and model those forecasts and to perform variance analysis. Additionally there is the opportunity to assist the Rewards team providing vital data analysis to our Reward Advisers around compensation, benefits and international matters.

What are the key duties of this role?

You will be involved in a range of activities which may include the following:


Employement Cost Forecasting

  • Work closely with the HR cost controller, HR Directors and Finance to interpret and input change information from the HR Directors
  • Provide vital analysis including the use of pivot tables and variance analysis files to review the current forecast and how this compares with the budget.
  • Understanding how costs such as national insurance, pension, bonus, profit share, commission interact to form the total pay package


  • Work closely with the Reward Advisers to provide analysis of the annual salary review, yearly bonus payments, yearly profit share payments, benefit schemes
  • Build a HR Dashboard that can be used by HR Directors to present to their brands.


·         Work closely with the HR Information systems specialist to assist in maintaining the different systems ensuring integrity between the source data and the payroll system to ensure employees are correctly paid



Who we’re looking for…

  • Strong analytical and organisational skills with outstanding attention to detail
  • An energetic individual with a pragmatic, enthusiastic ‘can do’ approach
  • Good communication skills with a strong customer service ethic

Key competencies

Manages Complexity; Achieves results with integrity; Acts/Leads with human sensitivity; Interacts effectively; Innovates.


Potential next steps following this role


L’Oréal is focused on talent development. You will be supported throughout your career by your colleagues, line manager and the HR team with regular reviews and clear expectations and objectives. If you meet these objectives, you can expect your career to progress to other roles either internationally, regionally or at head office. Possible next steps include, but not limited to a Divisional HR generalist role, a finance or analyst role outside of HR or a move into the business.

What could L’Oréal offer me?


  • World class training and development
  • Excellent benefits including pension, profit share and product discounts and a competitive salary
  • Work with some of the biggest brands in the business, and the most passionate people in beauty.
  • The opportunity to lead change you want to see within the biggest beauty company in the world.