Automotive, Retail
Lookers was awarded the Top Employers United Kingdom certification.
  • Top Employers United Kingdom

What Top Employers say about themselves

As one of the UK’s biggest franchised motor vehicle retailers, Lookers proudly represents 32 vehicle manufacturers, selling a huge range of new and used vehicles from over 160 dealerships in the UK and Ireland.
The Lookers strategy is to have the right brands in the right locations, alongside excellent service and a commitment to providing an outstanding retail experience.
From humble beginnings as a bicycle retailer founded in 1908, Lookers has become a high performing business with a diverse commercial portfolio that employs over 8,500 people. The group also operates an agricultural machinery business.
From its award-winning Apprenticeship Programme to its industry leading 12 month’s full paid maternity leave, Lookers continues to lead the way in the automotive sector when it comes to looking after and developing its people.
Lookers is also keen to develop relationships within its communities and supports a wide range of local and national charities, as well as grassroots sports

Number of employees: 9000
Number of active countries: 2

The research

Our comprehensive independent research revealed that Lookers provides exceptional employee conditions, nurtures and develops talent throughout all levels of the organisation and has demonstrated its leadership status in the HR environment, always striving to optimise its employment practices and to develop its employees.

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