Mars
3.4 of 5 259 reviews
www.mars.com McLean, VA 5000+ Employees

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Mars incorporated is a good place to work if you are willing to work a 60 hours week

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

Pros-Open office policy.
-associates are respected.
-The five principles
-Decent benefits package
-Free Chocolate
-Family owned
-There is a personal touch in almost every thing within the company

Cons- No work life-balance as you are expected to work late and even on weekends
-Changes take forever.
-Lack of communication
-difficulty to get grow within the company
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Advice to Senior ManagementPlease get involved and make sure you listen to you subordinnates. Appreciation and acknowledge of hard / good work makes wonders.

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    Mars is not the place it used to Be.....

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Mars


    Pros: - Good salary - Strong Brands - Good Benefits Cons: - Poor Leadership - Coomunication from the top is lacking - Promotions… Advice to Senior Management: Wake up! The Mars Family stressed the importance of the 5 Principles - one of which is Mutuality. The company is being led by corporate… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Too Many Recent Changes

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Mars


    Pros: We sell candy! Great benefits Wrigley acquisition Great people, many people have been… Cons: Currently going through a lot of changes - things are nothing like they use to be. Most of upper management… Advice to Senior Management: Stick to what we know and do best Don't stray from… More
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