PepsiCo – Why Work For Us?

We are driven to win. Outperforming ourselves is a rush. We’re strong individualists who thrive on collaboration. To us, it’s all about respect – for one another’s unique traits, backgrounds, perspectives and experiences. Our teams reflect the diversity of our consumers and our communities, breaking down barriers, shattering glass ceilings and winning awards. Our Employee Resource Groups are proof-positive that inclusion is a way of life at PepsiCo.

And get this. We actually care about you as a person. Not just the "you" that shows up to work every day. But the "you" that goes home to your loved ones and out into your community. We get that greatness spreads. That at some point work skills and life lessons merge, and at that point everyone’s expectations are blown out of the water. It’s called personal satisfaction. Only everyone wins.


We've hired 300,000 entrepreneurs, dreamers, doers, rainmakers and shakers. Every minute of every day on the job, we encourage them to be the best at whatever they’re doing and whoever they are. Stretch assignments, early responsibility, job rotations and awesome mentors are just part of what makes the real world at PepsiCo an unbeatable training ground. Want proof? Eighty percent of our executive team was promoted from within.


Blaze new trails. Never settle for second best. Succeed together, celebrate and do something bigger. That’s what performing with purpose is all about.

Around the world, we’re committed to giving people the taste they crave and the nutrition they need. We dream globally and act locally-constantly innovating to sustain our planet, our people, our communities and our business practices. New markets mean new ways of doing business, and new ways of addressing health concerns, cultural differences and environmental challenges. Every day is an adventure, and an opportunity for personal and professional growth.


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    Surrounded by talented and motivated people. I've worked several jobs in my life and PepsiCo is by far the best. They really care about their employees and the opportunities are there for the taking. You will have to be dedicated and work hard to achieve what you want in this company, but that is what makes success at PepsiCo feel so good. I have never been more excited to go to work or felt more at home in any other company than I do at PepsiCo.


    The company is so big that it is sometimes easy to get lost in the maze of businesses, divisions, brands, and their various levels of management, but this is common in any large organization.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to focus on the development of lower level employees. I have seen many move on to become phenomenon managers because of the coaching and development they were given early in their career at PepsiCo.

PepsiCo Interviews

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    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at PepsiCo.


    Had 2 back-to-back 30 minute interviews with 2 current employees on campus. The interviews were mainly conversational with some behavioral questions and a mini case question at the end. They use a worksheet to jot down your responses, so definitely practice the STAR method.

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PepsiCo Awards & Accolades

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World's Most Admired Companies , Fortune, 2015
World's Most Ethical Companies , Ethisphere, 2015
Best Companies for Multicultural Women , Working Mother, 2014
Top 50: World's Most Attractive Employers , Universum, 2014
Excellence Award (Frito-lay) , SmartWay, 2014
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Additional Info

Headquarters Purchase, NY
Size 10000+ Employees
Founded 1965
Type Company - Public (PEP)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

PepsiCo is a global food and beverage leader with net revenues of more than $65 billion and a product portfolio that includes 22 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in annual retail sales. Our main businesses – Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade, Frito-Lay and Pepsi-Cola – make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved throughout the world. PepsiCo's ... More

Mission: Our mission is to be the world's premier consumer products company focused on convenient foods and beverages. We seek to produce financial rewards to investors as we provide opportunities for growth and enrichment to our employees, our business partners and the communities in which we operate. And in everything we do, we strive for honesty, fairness and integrity.

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