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TRADE MARKETING MANAGER (Current Employee) –  Dallas, TXNovember 16, 2017
No job security anymore, culture has changed. Constantly turning over employees. Skewing to a younger employee, any person with lengthy amount of tenure is put under pressure to leave company.
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Good job security, great way to meet different people.
Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Littleton, CONovember 14, 2017
Overall I enjoyed my time with the company. It was a fun industry to work in and I met a lot of very good and interesting people. Need to be able to put a lot of time into the job to succeed.
Pros
Company car, gas, good wages, fun field of work.
Cons
Very competetive environment, alot of hours to succeed.
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Not a great place to work.
Sales Representative (Current Employee) –  Denver, CONovember 13, 2017
Typical work day starts with being micromanaged on a conference call. Manager's are completely disconnected with the actual market. Upper management stares at a computer screen and wants things to be completed at a snap of a finger regardless of time or day.
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The mighty have fallen
High End District Manager (Former Employee) –  SoutheastNovember 13, 2017
if you can keep your head down and sales up you are golden, until even that isn't enough these days. Best bet is to start while you are in collage and go through the training program, only issue is you end up in important management roles and no nothing about working with people or beer.
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Great company to work for
Trade Activation Manager (Current Employee) –  Texas City, TXNovember 12, 2017
I liked the freedom that we were given in the role I had in the company. They allowed us to manage ourselves without micromanaging and adding more pressure to the position.
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Brewing side is best
Brewer (Current Employee) –  Fort Collins, CONovember 9, 2017
No micromanaging and relaxed pace. Not the most ideal culture but with shift work it comes with the territory I guess. If you get your work done then you won't have any issues.
Pros
Good pay, paid lunches, free beer
Cons
unorganized, unhappy employees
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Great place to work
High End Representative (Former Employee) –  Orlando, FLNovember 7, 2017
There were a lot of meetings. Meetings about having meetings. The hardest part of the position was the demand to exceed expectations despite the saturation.
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No work/life balance depending on department
Business Process Manger (Current Employee) –  HoustonNovember 2, 2017
The packaging department is awful. Leadership manages by intimidation, and lacks maturity. There is no work life balance. There are great opportunities to advance, but you have to give up any life outside of work. You work lots of weekends (both planned and unplanned) and get called in multiple nights per week. 18-24 hour days are not uncommon. Life of a line manager at AB is a mess due to the unsustainable process, which is caused by time/financial constraints put on by lean manufacturing.
Pros
Ability to quickly advance
Cons
work life balance, unsustainable process, unrealistic goals
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Sucks
Warehouse Lead/Warehouse Supervisor (Current Employee) –  Canton, OHNovember 2, 2017
Some of the people their are nice however corporate initiatives kill employee relations. It seems like they are more concerned about diversity requirements and everyone towing the corporate bottom line. The everyday employee is not thought of.
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Combative
CAPEX Purchasng Agent (Former Employee) –  St. Louis, MONovember 1, 2017
Inbev made Anheuser-Busch a cut throat combative environment, Constantly and constantly they pit employees against each other. it is a "dog eat dog" that is not very nice environment to work in
Pros
Vacation time
Cons
Combative envoriment
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Great place to learn, lots of opportunities to grow
Category Manager (Former Employee) –  Dallas-Fort Worth, TXOctober 30, 2017
Lots of opportunity to see how CPG companies work on a global scale. Open culture to see decision making and have an impact if you are in the right position.
Pros
Free Beer
Cons
No work life balance
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Company is great but upper management screws everything for everyone.
TAM (Former Employee) –  FloridaOctober 29, 2017
Everything is a priority, mandatory and has to do 100% of everything to get any paid offs. It’s a hurry up and wait, get pulled in every directions and a lot of contradictions. Say one thing today and do another tomorrow, not a company of its word and do a lot of illegal things thru loop holes. Use loop holes to get around things, just like the Possion, programs they create and the Company’s they use to hire and then fire you as when and how they feel fit.
Pros
Trust you as far as doing the right things to do your job.
Cons
Others don’t do what they are suppose and we all pay the consequences.
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Very cut throat during the merger
Global Sourcing Manager (Former Employee) –  Brussel-HoofdstadOctober 24, 2017
Amazing company culture. Very centered around results and not structured. Constantly moving at the global level and no work life balance. Surrounded by very high performing individuals. Company is beginning to recognize that much of the leadership was overwhelmed with Brazilian males from AMBEV.
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Very unorganized management.
Consultant (Former Employee) –  St. Louis, MOOctober 24, 2017
Very unorganized management. Employees like numbers. They will give away job any time to cheap labor overseas. Management does not have IT knowledge. Decision taken based on non technical terms.
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Great environment
Guest Service Specialist (Former Employee) –  St. Louis, MOOctober 24, 2017
Anheuser Busch was a fantastic place to work at. It was a fun environment at the tour center and I looked forward to every day at work. It is also such a beautiful place to work in a historic neighborhood of St. Louis.
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Fun industry, micro-management and low pay
Denver Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Denver, COOctober 23, 2017
Was a sales rep, pay was barely above minimum wage, with large goals for commission/bonus achievement (not horrible, but just difficult to achieve consistently given the market operating within - probably set by some analyst not operating within the field, ergo them not seeing/understanding the entire picture.
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world's largest brewer
Sales Representative (Current Employee) –  New York, NYOctober 18, 2017
Great experience learning the trade.
No work/life balance due to executing promotions during off hours.
Slow job advancement and low pay.
Great perks.
Pros
great sales experience
Cons
no work life balance
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Global company; casual atmosphere
Regional Directors and Sales Reps (Former Employee) –  St. Louis, MOOctober 17, 2017
This global company has lost its local hometown feel. Great employees, but management is removed. Many St. Louis jobs have been lost to New York or Europe.
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It Could Be So Much Better
Service Representative (Current Employee) –  St. Louis, MOOctober 16, 2017
A typical day as a service rep is pretty slow depending on when members decide to come in, besides doing transactions the only other things to do is take online training courses which can become pretty boring over time.
I learned more patience when dealing with others.
Management over my department is poor, no support for me or others as an employee, a lot of favors for certain people, and rules are very unclear due to different information being given.
The workplace is pretty relaxed for the most part but at this location it can get pretty busy and that's when it gets less relaxed.
The hardest part of the job is remembering all the different procedures for transactions and remembering how to work the old computer system since they have us using a new one but not everything works on it so you have go back and forth.
The most enjoyable is the people I work with, meetings having an open bar, and some of the members can really brighten your day.
Pros
Hour lunch, ability to move to different departments, snack machines
Cons
Part time benefits are mainly reimburstments
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Beyond stressful
Group Manager (Current Employee) –  St. Louis, MOOctober 13, 2017
Overworked. Only comments were sorrounding the negatives. Lack of good management. the union employees are not very happy and this rubs off pretty easily.
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