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Minneapolis, MN (US)
10000+ employees
1866
Company - Public (GIS)
Manufacturing
$10+ billion (CAD) per year
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General Mills is a leading global food company that serves the world by making food people love. Our brands include Cheerios, Annie's, Yoplait, Nature Valley, Fiber One, Häagen-Dazs, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Old El Paso, Wanchai Ferry, Yoki and more ... Read more

Mission: We serve the world by making food people love

General Mills Reviews

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General Mills CEO Jeff Harmening
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at General Mills full-time

    Pros

    -Great Company
    -Lots of room for growth

    Cons

    -Manager could have been more helpful

    Advice to Management

    -Interact more with workers

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General Mills Photos

General Mills photo of: The "Champions Cafe" inside General Mills headquarters.
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General Mills photo of: The viewing area above the Kitchens of General Mills at company headquarters.
General Mills photo of: Members of the Progresso team, inside the Kitchens of General Mills at company headquarters.
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General Mills Interviews

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    Chef De Secteur Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Paris (France)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at General Mills (Paris (France)) in February-2017.

    Interview

    première partie de journée en entretien collectif:
    - présentation de l'entreprise et des marques
    - présentation des candidats
    - étude de cas collective
    - étude de cas individuelle

    seconde partie en entretien individuel avec un RH et un opérationnel avec mise en situation de vente.
    Si cette étape est validé, rencontre avec le service concerné.

    Interview Questions

    • Pourquoi souhaitez devenir chef de secteur?   1 Answer
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Company Updates

  • The second farmer featured in our “You Grow, Girl!” blog series is Haley Ostberg of Dominion City, Manitoba. Hear Ostberg talk about her call to farm, gender equality in agriculture and modern day farming, here: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQ0IP

    You Grow, Girl!: Haley Ostberg

    Editor's note: This is the second post in a series highlighting female farmers around the globe - from the northern reaches of Canada, to the heartland of the U.S., to the western coast of Africa, to the rolling hills of France and beyond. The series aims to amplify...

  • With the support of the General Mills Foundation, and in partnership with the World Food Programme, students like Rani in Odisha, India, are now receiving fortified school meals that contain vital micronutrients, which are delivered as a powder mixed into curry, or as fortified rice. Learn more about how our partnerships are spurring nutrition for children in India, on our blog: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQ0Kk

    Spurring nutrition for children in India

    Malnutrition is India's silent crisis. About 20 percent of India's population lives on less than US$1.90 a day, according to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). General Mills works to advance nutrition wellness in India through unique partnerships with global and... #foodsecurity #hunger

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General Mills Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • Employees' Choice -50 Best Places to work, Glassdoor, 2013
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