PepsiCo Reviews

Updated October 17, 2014
Updated October 17, 2014
1,882 Reviews
3.4
1,882 Reviews
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PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Indra K. Nooyi
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work life balance at Pepsico is the one shining facet that it holds (in 108 reviews)

  • PepsiCo offers great pay and benefits and is truly a fun place to work (in 51 reviews)


Cons
  • You have to be focused on your own work life balance because there's so much to do (in 249 reviews)

  • long hours hard physical work, stressful at times to complete all requried (in 170 reviews)

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  1.  

    Full Time Merchandiser

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Full Time Merchandiser in Pontiac, MI
    Current Employee - Full Time Merchandiser in Pontiac, MI

    I have been working at PepsiCo full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Extremely flexible, Great benefits and opportunity to move up within the company

    Cons

    Hours are extremely demanding

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Good company to work for if looking for full time food science.

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Supply Chain and Operations in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Supply Chain and Operations in Sacramento, CA

    I have been working at PepsiCo as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Good salary and benefits for food science.

    Cons

    Not good for engineering.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Should be more organized with internship.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Strong growth opportunities in for marketing professionals

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at PepsiCo

    Pros

    Great culture - people are respectful, intelligent and fun to work with. Fun brands which enable you to develop creative marketing. Good rotational opportunities for career growth

    Cons

    Hard working culture, often long hours and 'always on' culture

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great first job!

    Current Employee - Shelf Stocker in Sioux City, IA
    Current Employee - Shelf Stocker in Sioux City, IA

    I have been working at PepsiCo part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Good pay, autonomy, flexible hours

    Cons

    early morning weekend work, no room for promotion if in high school

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Overall great place to work

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at PepsiCo full-time

    Pros

    Great brands, fast paced, lots of change, wide range of opportunities to broaden experience without having to leave the company

    Cons

    If you are not based at an HQ location it can be difficult to advance

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Endorse pulling/pushing employees across divisions to broaden the collective experience base

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Awesome

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at PepsiCo full-time

    Pros

    great benefits. compensation. room to grow

    Cons

    off shift hours. fast past environment

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    This is my review

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Finance Manager in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Finance Manager in Washington, DC

    I have been working at PepsiCo full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great opportunities to advance within the company

    Cons

    Priorities change often and you have to keep up.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get in touch with the front line workers.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Just OK to work at

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Warehouser in Akron, OH
    Current Employee - Warehouser in Akron, OH

    I have been working at PepsiCo full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    good on the job training, very good SAP computer training, very good safety awareness, good vacation policy, good benefit package, free coffee and water

    Cons

    work hours, lack of recognition for good work done, poor pay increases for level of work, zero chance of advancement, no employee discount

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    culture of the company (PepsiCo) needs to be totally revamped, with a great need to retain good employees

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
  10.  

    Supply Chain Intern

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Supply Chain Intern in Irving, TX
    Current Employee - Supply Chain Intern in Irving, TX

    I have been working at PepsiCo as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    the people you work with are amazing

    Cons

    work-life balance, long hours,and really early mornings

  11.  

    Good Pay, Bad managment

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Operator B in Vancouver, WA
    Current Employee - Operator B in Vancouver, WA

    I have been working at PepsiCo full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good pay for the work

    Cons

    You will never see anyone again.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    learn to hire people before seasonal issues come up.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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