Ranked among Forbes World’s Best Employers
Pernod Ricard has been recognised by Forbes and Statista as one of the World’s Best Employers in 2022 and for two years in a row we have also been listed by Forbes as a Top Female-Friendly Company.
“We have set ourselves high expectations in creating an outstanding work environment through our diverse and inclusive culture. And these rankings are the result of demonstrated strength in policies as well as practices that encourage our people’s wellbeing & development.”
Cédric Ramat, EVP Human Resources
Let's spark conviviality at work!
At Pernod Ricard we have our own way of doing things, we call it conviviality. And as "créateurs de convivialité", we live the Pernod Ricard Mindset every day, in everything we do.
This unique quality is something you feel and experience when working at Pernod Ricard and we are dedicated to ensuring it is felt throughout the business. Our culture connects everyone who works at Pernod Ricard across our brand portfolio and the globe.
Who we are
of our employees are proud to work for Pernod Ricard (2019 I Say independent employee survey)
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Create convivialité with us
Founded in France in 1975, Pernod Ricard is a decentralised Group comprised of a global flagship in central Paris, autonomous affiliates, brand companies and market companies throughout the world. We are part of the CAC 40 and Eurostoxx 50 indices, recognising the Group’s status as one of the leading listed European companies.
Pernod Ricard represents a premium portfolio of 240 brands, are present in 73 countries with our own salesforce and have 94 production sites in 24 countries.
Our business spans an impressive range of job functions: marketing, sales, public affairs, Sustainability & Responsibility, communications, finance, legal, human resources, IT, operations, logistics and production.
From Paris to the world
The Island, our global flagship in Central Paris is the ultimate expression of our transformation and our purpose as ‘Créateurs de convivialité’. The Island is a reference to the Paul Ricard Islands located off the coast of Toulon, France – a land of convivialité opening out onto the bustle of this historic neighbourhood.
Created by Saguez & Partners, the innovative layout promotes collaboration, shared experiences and synergies between all Pernod Ricard entities. Set over seven floors and 18,000m2, it’s a flexible working space with different zones to suit different needs. The building incorporates the highest environmentally responsible standards and has High Environmental Quality certification. The Island was awarded Interior Design Magazine’s 2020 “Best of Year Award” and best office building project at the MIPIM Awards 2020.
The Island hosts 900 employees including Group Headquarters, the EMEA LATAM regional hub, teams from Pernod Ricard France and the French Brand Companies.
Learning and Development
We help you grow in an environment that encourages learning new things everyday. Pernod Ricard University, and its wide catalogue of in-person and digital courses or upskilling programmes help employees to go further in their role.
Irish Distillers Graduate Programmes
The Jameson and Irish Distillers Graduate Programmes offer bright and ambitious Graduates the opportunity to begin an exciting career with the world’s leading producer of Irish whiskey. Our ambition is to enable you to distil your own success and become our next generation of talent.
Chivas Brothers International Graduate Program
The Chivas Brothers Programme turns you into a Brand Ambassador and sets you on an inspiring journey. It’s a solid foundation for a lasting career.