Watsons is a place for everyone, and we strive to create a fun, safe, healthy and supportive work environment for all our employees. We value for people and are fully committed to ensuring that we have a proper and structured people development framework, providing career and in balanced way of life learning for our staff so that they are well-equipped to grow with us.
We focus on four key areas to make sure all our staff are being looked after properly:
• Diversity & Equal Opportunity
• Learning & Development
• Reward & Recognition
• Health & Safety
We always cultivate “Work Hard and Play Hard” working environment, encourage our staff to embrace our culture; wide variety of recreational, fun learning and exciting sports activities are organized to ensure their time in Watsons is pleasurable and rewarding. We never forget to maintain a meaningful communication with the community. Staff are encouraged to work collaboratively with the Company and “Bring more to the Community”.
A.S. Watson Group Retail Academy
A.S. Watson Group Retail Academy officially launched in March 2018. It is the first local Retail Academy in the industry, driving the development of the new retail era. A.S. Watson Group becomes the first company in the retail sector offering its staff professional and comprehensive courses recognised by the QF. In 2016, A.S. Watson Group has launched the “Professional Diploma in Retail Management”, a Level 5 programme under the QF, becoming the first company in Hong Kong offering QF level 5 programme. The programme is jointly developed by the Learning and Development Team (Retail HK) of A.S. Watson Group and Institute for Entrepreneurship of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU). A.S. Watson Group fully subsidises potential employees to take the “Professional Diploma in Retail Management” and offers them paid leave to study in PolyU during working hours. The course covers sales and marketing, customer management, information technology, human resources, merchandising and supply chain, store operations and strategic management and its application.
Store Trainee Manager Program
A 12-month training program for college graduates includes classroom training, project management and on-job attachment within multiple facets of sales operations perspective to obtain a wide spectrum of real life retail sales operations and managerial experience. Come and Join Us!