Food Marketing Institute

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A good place to be for about a year and then find something else.

Administrator, Marketing (Current Employee) Arlington, VA (US)

ProsHoliday schedule and staying within the 40 hours per week.

ConsVery difficult to move up. Lopsided staff (2 VP per 1 Admin).

Advice to Senior ManagementStop being so rigid on decision making.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    FMI... a pretty good place (but you should look into your other options)

    Senior Administrator, Research (Former Employee) Arlington, VA (US)

    I worked at Food Marketing Institute


    Pros: FMI is full of nice people. Many staffers get along and fraternize outside of work hours. Some people have been there for years and seem… Cons: Well, promotions only came once a year. Actually I should say that salary reviews only came once a year, though promotions were few and far… Advice to Senior Management: Nothing-- I was satisfied overall with the way they handled… More
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    If it sounds too good to be true...

    Logistics Manager (Former Employee) Washington, DC (US)

    I worked at Food Marketing Institute


    Pros: Nice people who aren't in management make going to work easy but getting anything done can be a challenge. The Human Resources team… Cons: Ridiculous corporate structure is top heavy and paper work intensive. Every time they downsize the work load gets bigger while the staff shrinks and the… Advice to Senior Management: Listen to the people who actually do the work No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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