Financial Analyst - Campus Recruiting

General Mills

General Mills

IT, Accounting & Finance, People & HR
Minneapolis, MN, USA
Posted on Monday, July 31, 2023

Job Description


At General Mills, Finance is a strategic business partner, leading the creative strategies that drive shareholder value and steward strong fiduciary responsibility. Finance is an essential ingredient of our recipe, integrated in all aspects of our business. Our Finance leaders have the unique opportunity to build a career in two ways, focused on a technical, accounting-focused path or a broad, generalist finance path.

General Mills was named #1 Best Place to Work for New Grads by Forbes and a Top 100 Intern Programs in the US.   


Start your career with the General Mills Finance Leadership Development Program (FLDP) and join a company that welcomes bigger, bolder thinking and allows for insatiable curiosity. The FLDP is designed to provide incoming analysts with a variety of roles and experiences, building skills in technical foundations, functional depth and business basics. FLDP analysts receive training to accelerate their impact.

The FLDP encourages candidates to demonstrate leadership, hone critical thinking skills and develop business context, all while experiencing our culture of belonging. At General Mills, we strive for all employees to be valued, connected and empowered. The internship experience is a robust 10-week program leading projects critical to our business.    

Analysts and interns typically work at General Mills’ World Headquarters in Minneapolis, MN.

After completing the FLDP, your career path will lead to increasing accountability as a Senior Financial Analyst.  While the majority of Finance roles are in Minneapolis, your post-FLDP career could take you across the globe to other General Mills facilities in North America or worldwide. Learn more from our employees here.


  • A leader who can drive results and make an impact
  • Possess strong analytical skills, work well as part of a team and communicate effectively
  • Demonstrate curiosity and a passion for learning, and ability to influence others


  • Candidates typically are pursuing a BA/BS degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics
  • Fulltime start date: Summer 2024

Our FLDP gives you a variety of experiences, supported by training. We enable you to quickly make an impact and accelerate growth of some of the world’s most recognized brands

The base salary for this position is $68,000. At General Mills we strive for each employee’s pay at any point in their career to reflect their experiences, performance, and skills for their role. The salary for this role represents the factors considered in the hiring decision including education and degree obtained. Beyond base salary, General Mills offers a competitive Total Rewards package focusing on your overall physical wellbeing & mental health. We are proud to offer a foundation of health benefits, retirement and financial wellbeing, time off programs and other perks. Benefits may vary by role, location, and other employment status factors. In this role you will be able to participate in our annual incentive program. An incentive award, if any, depends on various factors, including, individual and organizational performance. 


Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with General Mills (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).



We exist to make food the world loves. But we do more than that. Our company is a place that prioritizes being a force for good, a place to expand learning, explore new perspectives and reimagine new possibilities, every day. We look for people who want to bring their best — bold thinkers with big hearts who challenge one other and grow together. Because becoming the undisputed leader in food means surrounding ourselves with people who are hungry for what’s next.