Mars, Incorporated has been recognized once again as one of the World’s Best Multinational Workplaces by Great Place to Work®. Ranked 22 this year, Mars’ position on the list rose by 3 places from the list in 2012.
The ranking is the world’s largest annual study of workplace excellence and identifies the top 25 best multinationals in terms of workplace culture.
As in 2012, the list once again noted Mars’ high percentage of women in management positions where, for the last 12 years, it has gradually increased the proportion of women in management roles by one percent each year to maintaining 38 percent globally.
“At Mars, we think an important part of our success is having a team of Associates that mirror the diversity of our consumers around the world. This diversity also gives us the perspectives we need to look at business challenges and opportunities from multiple angles and points of view,” commented Paul S. Michaels, president, Mars, Incorporated. “We want Mars to be a place where Associates can enjoy long, rewarding careers working on fun and iconic brands like M&M’S®, Pedigree®, Orbit®, Uncle Bens®; making a difference in our communities and tackling some of the challenges that Mars and society share; and pursuing lifelong learning and personal development. We’re honored that this has led us to be listed among the world’s greatest places to work!”
In addition to the special recognition of women leaders, Mars, Incorporated was also recognized for its unique approach to business and strong Principles-led working culture. Mars associates constantly apply Mars’ Five Principles of Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom to their work and business decisions.
Learn how associates worldwide put these values into action everyday working at Mars: www.youtube.com/WorkingAtMars