General Mills Reviews

Updated Jun 12, 2021

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General Mills CEO Jeff Harmening
Jeff Harmening
491 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work life balance is the best perk(in 382 reviews)

  • "All-around great people and company(in 126 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "The average amount of politics, not the best health insurance, inconsistent work-life balance in certain roles(in 104 reviews)

  • "Slow in decision making process(in 58 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great

      Jun 8, 2021 - Food Technologist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The people make the work place great

      Cons

      Overstretch sometimes due to lack of staff

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great company to be part of

      Jun 1, 2021 - Financial Analyst in Mississauga, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great culture Lot's of learning opportunities Amazing colleagues Great work-life balance

      Cons

      Cannot list any at this moment

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great company

      May 15, 2021 - Associate Manager in Mississauga, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Company cares about well-being and happiness of employees

      Cons

      No cons I can think of

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Working at General Mills

      May 6, 2021 - Account Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great place to work at a CPG company

      Cons

      certain people aren't great and they don't get fired.

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      financial analyst

      May 4, 2021 - Financial Analyst in Mississauga, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      amazing culture and training, great opportunities

      Cons

      politics, management sometimes not transparent.

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work

      Apr 11, 2021 - Assistant Marketing Manager in Mississauga, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of learning opportunities and coaching

      Cons

      Can be very admin heavy/slow to move

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing culture

      Feb 10, 2021 - Associate Brand Manager in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Amazing culture and people, and such fun brands to work with.

      Cons

      Office is located in Mississauga (might be a pro for others!).

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Good company, but know what you want

      Mar 15, 2021 - Associate Marketing Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Large corporation, good benefits, lots of focus on your development

      Cons

      Poor training/onboarding, leadership issues, lack of guidance

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Great company

      Feb 27, 2021 - Customer Supply Chain Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      awesome culture, great pay and benefits. they have a-lot of events that help with team building

      Cons

      technology is lacking, work load is a lot, hard to find work life balance sometimes

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing Company to Work For

      Jan 10, 2021 - Financial Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The company really cares about the employees and is very flexible

      Cons

      Nothing as of right now

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