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PepsiCo Plano Reviews

Updated November 4, 2017
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Plano, TX

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PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Indra K. Nooyi
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  • Maybe not the best work life balance (in 670 reviews)

  • Depending on your project you may be working at night some days or just long hours (in 565 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - IT Intern in Plano, TX
    Current Intern - IT Intern in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The people and culture is great. I learned a lot over the Summer about the corporate IT environment. Pay is pretty good.

    Cons

    Progress can be slow but they are slowly moving to a more agile approach

    PepsiCo Response

    Sep 6, 2017 – talent acq asst analyst

    Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and experience!


  2. "marketing analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Analyst in Plano, TX
    Current Employee - Marketing Analyst in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PepsiCo full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Incredible work-culture and positive leadership!

    Cons

    Reorgs and shifts in management can make it difficult especially in the rotation program.

    Advice to Management

    Continue boosting employee morale and bring some positives into smartspend.

  3. "Category Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Plano, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at PepsiCo full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits. Depending on division, great exposure to senior leaders.

    Cons

    Must be assertive and take charge of career path or else you are left out in the middle of the ocean.

    Advice to Management

    360 degree feedback should be implemented annually.


  4. "Love chips"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Director in Plano, TX
    Current Employee - Senior Director in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PepsiCo full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    The people you work with elevate your game

    Cons

    Changing comp structure is removing incentives for tenure

    Advice to Management

    What you reward will become the culture of the organization


  5. Helpful (1)

    "ITSenior Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Plano, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Plano, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at PepsiCo full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Pension, but they don't offer that anymore

    Cons

    Outsourced and offshore 80% of IT staff

    Advice to Management

    Hire American people! Quit giving our jobs away!!


  6. "R&D engineer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Plano, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    great work/life balance and nice coworkers

    Cons

    internal politics can slow down your career growth


  7. "Senior Group Finance Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Group Manager in Plano, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Group Manager in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at PepsiCo full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Career growth and professional development

    Cons

    Projects and special assignments were requested on short notice and or short deadlines

    Advice to Management

    Continued focusing on work life balance

  8. "Once had great brands and now several Brands with slow to flat growth."

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Director in Plano, TX
    Former Employee - Sales Director in Plano, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at PepsiCo full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great sales training. Truly leverage people and their passion to achieve.

    Cons

    Foods are too processed and have low nutritional value. Flagship brands are an anchor to company growth.

    Advice to Management

    Not trusted by many health minded consumers. Try to reconnect, honestly


  9. "Frito-Lay Marketing Intern"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Marketing Intern in Plano, TX
    Current Intern - Marketing Intern in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PepsiCo as an intern

    Pros

    Flex time, ability to work from home, summer Fridays, good pay, GREAT culture and people! Working on fun, culturally relevant brands. Shift toward healthier snacks is fun to be a part of!

    Cons

    Very firm corporate hierarchy means things move pretty slow

    PepsiCo Response

    Nov 20, 2017 – talent acq asst analyst

    Thank you for sharing your feedback, glad you have had such a positive experience with PepsiCo!


  10. "Very challenging summer but very rewarding"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Research and Development Intern in Plano, TX
    Current Intern - Research and Development Intern in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at PepsiCo as an intern

    Pros

    Had ownership of my project, coworkers are always willing to give of their time to help, great work/life balance, people want to see you succeed,

    Cons

    At times, required large amounts of time outside of work

    PepsiCo Response

    Nov 20, 2017 – talent acq asst analyst

    Thank you for sharing your feedback. We are always looking at ways we can make improvements with work/life balance.


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