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Overall good experience for the CPG industry, but pay is something to be desired.

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Current Employee - Business Manager in Eden Prairie, MN
Current Employee - Business Manager in Eden Prairie, MN

I have been working at Acosta

Doesn't Recommend
Approves of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Approves of CEO

Pros

Chance to work on many different CPG lines and manage trade funds and promotional planning. Good exposure to the industry.

Cons

Long hours and pay that is known to be well below industry average. I've found turnover to be quite high as well.

Advice to Management

Look at pay and overall compensation vs the industry.

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  1. Helpful (2)

    Very Disorganized

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Merchandiser in Clackamas, OR
    Former Employee - Merchandiser in Clackamas, OR

    I worked at Acosta

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    - Good mileage compensation - Competitive pay - They'll pay for your hotel if you travel far enough

    Cons

    - Took me over a month between getting hired and getting in to training. - The employee website is very poorly designed. - I ended up being assigned to a completely different territory than the one I was applied to -- all the way to the other side of the state where the Northern California border is! And they knew I was a student, too.

    Advice to Management

    I had to jump through hoops just to get a straight answer as to when and where I would start working, as nobody seemed to be communicating with each other. The fact that I ended up being assigned to a territory on the other end of the state despite my application being for a specific area is very terrible and unprofessional.


  2. Helpful (2)

    Ok...

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Acosta

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great work life balance, friendly people, great training.

    Cons

    Horrible raises, horrible salaries compared to most companies. Senior management is top heavy.

    Advice to Management

    N/A


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