Mars Overview

  • www.mars.com
  • Mc Lean, VA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1911
  • Company - Private
  • Food & Beverage Manufacturing
  • $10+ billion (USD)

CompetitorsUNKNOWN

A Mars career opens up an exciting world of opportunities. Whether you’re looking for a dynamic career path, or if you want to become an expert in your field - the possibilities are endless. Spanning different geographies, business segments and functions, wherever we find ...
Mission: Our mission? To approach business with our Five Principles - Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom - at the heart of everything we do. United by this common purpose and with relationships built on trust, dignity and mutual respect, we will achieve great ...

Mars Reviews

4.1
83%
Recommend to a Friend
91%
Approve of CEO
Grant F. Reid
Grant F. Reid
694 Ratings
Featured Review
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"Fantastic company - don't miss the opportunity to work here"

Former Employee - Communications in Australia
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Mars full-time

Pros

Great training, career progression & opportunities for those who are looking for more. Terrific performance culture & very respectful.

Cons

None that I can think of.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Mars

4.2
(125 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Mars Interviews

Experience
Positive66%
Negative17%
Neutral18%
Getting an Interview
Applied online60%
Recruiter11%
Campus Recruiting11%
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    Anonymous Employee in Newark, NJ
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Mars (Newark, NJ)

    Interview

    Phone screen from HR followed by panel style interviews. Two panels of 2 associates. Each session was an hour. Situational based questions about real world experience. Required specific answers demonstrating competency in their leadership capabilities.
    Interview

    Tell me about a time when you had to navigate a complex challenge? What is your top strength and weakness? Etc

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Company Updates

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Mars

3 Apr 2020

Guided by our Five Principles, we have been assessing the situation regarding COVID-19 and as a result we have adapted our hiring practices in order to protect our communities and ensure a mutual and safe recruitment process for all involved. We continue to hire for vacancies across our business and are still actively interviewing candidates for our open positions, however we have moved all of our interviews to be conducted virtually. We will be leveraging technologies such a Skype or Microsoft Teams in order to do this. During this time, you may experience a slight delay in a response from us however your application will be fully considered, as usual. We will continue to monitor the situation along the way and share with you any updates if anything is to change to the above. We are looking forward to engaging with you soon, The Mars Talent Acquisition Team

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Mars

2 Oct 2019

We’ve just been named #5 Great Place to Work! Congratulations to our our amazing Associates for making Mars a place where people can truly be themselves and develop their potential, guided by our Five Principles. Find out more about our ranking here. #ProudlyMars #TomorrowStartsToday

Mars Awards & Accolades

  • Corporate Business of the YearSlough Business Awards2016
  • Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, 2015Fortune2015

Mars FAQ

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What is health insurance like at Mars?

...Good benefit and cheat health insurance....

17 June 2019

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