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Get the inside buzz from graduates at Danone

8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 9 ratings in 2016)
"Young, entrepreneurial, fast-paced."
Pros: 
  • A supportive environment in which the development of employees is a strong area of focus.
  • Reasonable hours with flexibility available for working from home.
  • International travel is part of a strong benefits package.
  • Employees are given responsibility and autonomy in their roles.
Cons: 
  • It may not always be clear what your next role will be during rotation.
  • The training programme could be more focused.
  • The company is not as ethnically diverse as it could be.
  • Culture can vary between departments.
Culture
8.5 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.4 / 10
 
Hours
8.8 / 10
 
Salary
7.5 / 10
 
 
Diversity
7.3 / 10
 
 
Training
8.6 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"Learn as much as you can about the culture and values that Danone prides itself on...."

"Danone strives to have very little hierarchy within the business. The senior leadership..."

"Nice, open plan offices. Dress code is smart casual, with dress down Fridays."

"The hours are fair and reasonable. Approx 8.30 am – 5.15 pm in my current role,..."

"It is good and is benchmarked against other fast moving consumer goods companies'..."

"Thirsty Thursdays once a month in the London office. Twice-yearly conferences either..."

"Sustainability is an extremely high priority for the company, which is filtered down..."

"Feedback and recognition are good. Management are quite good at interacting."

"There are quite a few women in senior positions and the maternity/paternity leave..."

"Breadth is encouraged so many people try roles in different functions."

"There is a fair amount of admin within the role. However, I also have some exciting..."

"The employee benefits such as the pension and healthy lifestyle allowance. Autonomy..."

"Inconsistency of working environments across different business units."

"Danone can be spelt differently in other countries, eg Dannon in the US."

"Long term strategy-focused, ethical, inspirational."

"The two-day assessment centre offered a lot of opportunities away from the interviews..."

"On the whole I'd say this is a strength for Danone. They invest heavily in your training,..."

"International opportunities while on grad scheme."

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