ConAgra Foods Interview Questions

Updated 16 Oct 2014
Updated 16 Oct 2014
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    Brand Management Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at ConAgra Foods.

    Interview Details

    on campus interview, two interviews same day and then an offer call later in the week, plenty of time to decide, should network with people at the company to get the interview, but very straight forward, questions were all behavioral, tell me a time you led a team, greatest professional accomplishment

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    didn't negotiate, pretty standard and a great offer for an internship
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
  2.  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at ConAgra Foods.

    Interview Details

    Focused heavily on behavior and situational questions. The interview was structured into two mini interviews within 30 minutes. The first portion was with two employees and it began with basic questions then it went into more in depth about my interests and skills. The second portion was also with another two employees which asked a lot of behavioral questions. The interviewers ask a lot of questions so be prepared with an example of a challenging time or a situation you had to be a leader in mind that would work for answering a variety of questions.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  3. 2 people found this helpful  

    Team Leader Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at ConAgra Foods.

    Interview Details

    Received contact from company approx. 1 week after initial application/resume. Phone call with the HR generalist, follow-up phone call with the Operations manager. If they like you, then they fly you out and tour the facility, round table interview with all managers, lunch, the whole shebang. HR offered job same day.

    Interview Questions
    • Can't recall a question that stood out, almost all were behavioral questions. Everything was pretty non-formal.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    One on campus interview, got a call the next day. Accepted the postion and started in the summer. Started off with work right away, bascially taking over a full time job

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  6.  

    Packer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Ripon, WI (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Ripon, WI (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at ConAgra Foods in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    30 minutes of listening to the rules. The was no real interview. Work 320 hours, and then they hire you on as an employee, for .88 more per hour.

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Process Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at ConAgra Foods.

    Interview Details

    I applied to several jobs and did not hear anything for 6 months. At a career fair I inquired about the applications I had submitted and later that day a recruiter called and set up an interview. I interviewed with one individual on campus, then interviewed for 4 engineers in a panel two weeks later, after that I interviewed with a VP and then another VP before they offered me the job.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Did not negotiate
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Senior Consumer Affairs Claims Representative III Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Saint Louis, MO (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Saint Louis, MO (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through other source – interviewed at ConAgra Foods.

    Interview Details

    Was not interviewed.... ConAgra acquired Ralcorp and my position was transitioned. Many employees were demoted and were not given any other options. The entire process took approximately one year. Recent changes were made just 24 hours ago, during their fiscal year.

    Negotiation Details
    none was offered
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Shift Lead Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at ConAgra Foods in May 2014.

    Interview Details

    Everything was very straight forward. Interviewed on the phone with the HR rep and two managers. You can tell they are sitting in the same room across from each other speaking into a phone on speaker, so if you're a bit hard of hearing make sure you're prepared or get yourself into a quiet room. The phone interview might scare some people away, but just make a good impression and you'll get called back.

    Interview Questions
    • Every question was really based on the STAR method, so just brush up on that and you'll be fine. They like enthusiastic people.   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Shopper Marketing Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at ConAgra Foods.

    Interview Details

    Initial screening with HR manager followed by phone interview by the hiring manager. Then four in-person interviews in the local sales office by cross-functional colleagues (all Director level)

    Interview Questions
    • Be ready to cite examples of how you leveraged shopper insights to activate specific marketing programs.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    They offered a relatively good package, so I wasn't able to negotiate anything else.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  11. 1 person found this helpful  

    Business Development Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Omaha, NE (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Omaha, NE (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at ConAgra Foods.

    Interview Details

    Good HR screening process by third party (in-house) group. Interview day includes hiring manager, 2-3 peers, and an HR manager. There is no organized interview process, nor a standard or guided questionnaire. During my interview process, almost all the interviewers spent the majority of the time talking...selling ConAgra to me.
    The primary purpose of the interviews appears to see "if the person is a fit" within the organization. Personality and appearance are very important. Internal referral or reference is also very important.

    Interview Questions
    • Why do you want to leave your current employment?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    Base salary, car and vacation days all negotiable.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

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