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In 2021 we will employ more than 55,000 people across the UK and 1.3 million around the world.

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Meet our 2021 Amazon Stars

In 2021 we launched Amazon Stars, a programme to recognise and reward some of the amazing employees going the extra mile for their communities.

North east community football coach named final 2021 UK Amazon Star

We recently revealed two of our 2021 Amazon Stars – Croydon’s Aziaz Hussain and Haydock’s Phil Hayden – and now it’s time to meet the final winner of the competition that shines a light on community heroes working at Amazon.

Amazon Star award for NHS volunteering and blood donation hero

Amazon Stars is a programme that recognises and rewards some of the amazing employees going the extra mile for their communities. We recently revealed our first 2021 Amazon Star – Croydon’s Aizaz Hussain – and now it’s time to meet our next community hero.

Ten reasons Amazon was a great place to work in 2021

As we close off 2021, we’re looking back on some of the things that made Amazon an innovative, inspiring and diverse place to work for our employees.

Croydon mental health champion crowned 2021 Amazon Star

Last Christmas, we launched Amazon Stars, a programme to recognise and reward some of the amazing employees going the extra mile for their communities. Amazon Stars is returning this year, and now it’s time to meet our first community hero.

Coming out as non-binary at Amazon

Hexen Wilson shares their inspiring story of coming out as non-binary at work, hoping their story will help others to be their authentic selves, and guide businesses to support their employees.

Meet the teams shaping the future of fashion at Amazon

Across Europe our fashion teams are thinking big, diving deep and shaping the future of the industry so that customers can find the brands and styles they love on Amazon.

Amazon further strengthens commitment to gender equity

Amazon signs the United Nations Women’s Empowerment Principles and makes $1 million donation to the Resilience Fund for Women in Global Value Chains.

Meet some of the Amazon 4-star store team!

Find out more about some of the employees of the UK’s Amazon 4-star stores ready to help customers this festive season

Glamazon is named as one of the top 10 global LGBT networks

Glamazon mentor fellow employees and promotes Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, helping Amazon be a great place to work.

Amazon’s UK Corporate Military Internship creates career opportunities for veterans

Amazon’s UK Corporate Military Internship offers a path directly into corporate roles for those leaving the Armed Forces.

‘The Joy of our Voices’: Amazon employees share inspiration for Black History Month 2021

As part of our celebrations for Black History Month this October, Amazonians from our Black Employee Network have been sharing their personal and professional inspiration.

Register today for Black Tech Fest 2021, celebrating Black culture, inclusive tech and equality

Black Tech Fest (October 19-21) is a virtual three-day festival bringing together more than 6,000 innovators, creators, and future leaders.

How Amazon is helping to boost UK HGV driver numbers through its Career Choice programme

More than 400 Amazon employees are currently training for new careers as truck drivers. The first newly qualified drivers will be available for work in the UK later this month.

Black History Month 2021 at Amazon: ‘The Joy of our Voices’

With support from Amazon’s Black Employee Network (BEN), our celebrations for Black History Month this October include a host of activities for customers and employees.

Meet Amazon’s ex-military employees

Since the launch of the Amazon Military Programme in the UK in 2011, Amazon has offered veterans the opportunity to pursue exciting post-military careers at Amazon sites across the country.

More than one million people applied for a job at Amazon during Amazon Career Day 2021

As part of the event, Amazon recruiters offered 30,000 free one-on-one career coaching sessions with job seekers globally.

Tips to boost your career with Amazon Career Day 2021

Amazon Career Day is our free interactive experience for all job seekers, regardless of your experience, professional field, or background.

Our recruiters offer their best tips for interviewing at Amazon

Prepare for Amazon’s interview questions, learn more about the process, and find out how we hire and develop the best.

Meet the team behind our Amazon Fresh UK stores

With six Amazon Fresh grocery convenience stores now open in London, find out more about the people bringing them to life

2020: Amazon’s Economic Impact in the UK

We're continuing to invest in the UK, create jobs, develop talent and make a positive impact in communities

Amazon announces Career Day 2021, one of the biggest free virtual recruiting events in the UK

Career Day will feature livestreamed sessions with Amazon employees and industry experts, and 3,000 free one-to-one career coaching sessions.

Retraining as an engineer with Amazon made my career dreams a reality

Camila Rey Da Rosa made a bold career move and is now a Mechatronics Engineering Apprentice with Amazon.
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