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Our Mars Associates are more than just employees — they’re stakeholders in our business, who contribute and take responsibility for our results. Associates also get to enjoy great perks, like competitive benefits packages, open offices, fun freebies, and some offices even let you bring your pets to work! But more than that, Mars Associates have rewarding careers that they can be proud of.

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DEVELOP YOUR FUTURE

When you start a career with Mars, the possibilities are limitless. The road with us contains many exciting and challenging jobs across a diverse business portfolio. After learning on-the-job, you’ll have the freedom to explore, discover and pursue passions. At Mars, you can develop the whole you.

 

Doing Business with Purpose

Mars approaches all of our business with The Five Principles – Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom. They’re at the heart of our company and all that we do. When we work together, united by The Five Principles, we can make the world a better place, while delivering superior results and growth we are proud of.

 

BELONG TO SOMETHING MORE

Mars has a relationship-driven culture. We get work done through collaboration and nurture an environment of caring. When you work at Mars, you’re never alone – we’re all in this together. With Associates like you, we’re able to make life-long friends while working at Mars.

 

  • Develop Your Future
    Experience on-the-job learning so you can reach your full potential and develop the whole you at Mars.
  • Be Proud
    Mars Associates help to make the world a better place by giving back, putting our Five Principles in Action and investing in their own communities.
  • Belong to Something Bigger
    Mars has 100,000 Associates around the globe. As an Associate, you’re part of the Mars family, working to make the world a better place.

Grow the Whole You

Associates at Mars are everyday heroes. We are united through our inspiring purpose. Our global family and the common bond we share is beyond any other. We all take pride in our unique way of doing business and empower every Associate to learn, expand, dream and develop. Learn why Mars is the company millions want to join, stay and grow with.

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grow the whole you

Many Mars Associates have had the opportunity to grow beyond what they thought possible since joining our company. We caught up with some of our UK Associates and asked them to tell us the one thing they wish they’d known before joining Mars.

five years of greatness

Mars has been named to the 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list for the fifth year in a row. We ranked at #50 this year. This honored achievement is entirely thanks to our Associates across the U.S. These team players show up every day to work hard with enthusiasm, passion and creativity.

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FIND YOUR PERFECT FIT

At Mars, you will grow beyond what you can possibly imagine. Dive into the different functions and imagine how you could fit in and do more as a Mars Associate.

Our brilliant engineers drive how we produce and deliver the products people love around the globe.

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Our Logistics team strives to consistently produce and reliably deliver the best possible products to our consumers worldwide.

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The talented financial professionals at Mars provide the full spectrum of financial services to protect assets and guide strategic development.

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Our Procurement team gets to look across the entire supply chain and provides insight into everything from consumer perspectives to material functionality.

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Also known as People & Organization, this team creates conditions where our Associates can grow, learn and develop, empowering each individual to further his or her career.

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Information Services (IS), our global IT division, is constantly looking around the corner to see how our business takes advantage of the latest technologies. Our IS team develops, deploys and supports tech solutions.

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The Mars Manufacturing team works to consistently produce and reliably deliver the best possible products to our consumers worldwide.

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Mars Marketing Associates bring to life truly global brands. They’re given the freedom to think big, be creative and develop powerful ideas.

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Research and Development is the heartbeat of innovation at Mars and the champions of quality in our business.

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The Sales team lives for driving profitable growth through excellence in the eyes of our consumers, assuring availability, proper pricing and strong promotions.

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Associates in the Wisdom Health business unit are part of the Petcare segment exploring new frontiers in genomic science for companion animals.

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Still in school or just finished? Mars wants to help you achieve your dreams and will equip you with the tools and training to be successful at our company – and beyond.

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Our brilliant engineers drive how we produce and deliver the products people love around the globe.

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Whether you’re still finishing up school or you’ve just graduated, Mars can help jumpstart your career. We offer internships and entry-level positions across a wide variety of business functions. At Mars, we’re preparing the leaders of tomorrow and we want to equip you with all the tools you need to succeed, both here and beyond.

Consider Mars as the next step in launching your career.

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