Cadbury Reviews

Updated August 6, 2014
Updated August 6, 2014
39 Reviews

3.8
39 Reviews
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Cadbury Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Kraft Foods Inc. Irene Rosenfeld
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  1.  

    Very good

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    Former Employee - Trainee  in  London, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Trainee in London, England (UK)

    I worked at Cadbury

    Pros

    T he company has a very good reputation,
    Provide good training for staff,
    The job is challenging
    Encourage self development
    Career progression is good

    Cons

    The job is very demanding and rigorous
    Balancing work and family life can be difficult
    Lots of procedures and processes

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Can improve on communication to all members of staff
    Involve a wide variety of representatives of all staff members in decision making

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    rewarding and full of development

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    Current Employee - Finance Planning Manager  in  London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Finance Planning Manager in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at Cadbury

    Pros

    driven performance led culture. huge level of scope for progression both cross functionally and within function locally and internationally. high emphasis on leadership

    Cons

    By virtue of being a large organisation, decision making can often involve unnecessary meetings and stakeholder consultation, which in turn slows down decision making

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    continue to drive performance ethically. maintain the spirit and belief behind the brands; it is a major driver of people motivation and pride

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Great learning Experience

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - AREA SALES MANAGER  in  Mumbai (India)
    Current Employee - AREA SALES MANAGER in Mumbai (India)

    I have been working at Cadbury full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good people. care about peoples career

    Cons

    too Hi expectations. after takeover transition has not been smooth

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    speak to the people.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Good Graduate experience in Science and Technology

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    Former Employee - Industrial Designer  in  Birmingham, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Industrial Designer in Birmingham, England (UK)

    I worked at Cadbury full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    High level of graduate responsibility. Was feeling very responsible from the start and straight away was made to feel like a professional. Co-workers are supportive and friendly and encouraging, the people are probably the companies best asset.

    Cons

    At the time a large pool of middle management meant decisions were often made slowly, and much of the work lacks the creativity I had envisaged.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue to support your work force by giving them a great place to work.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Very good company to work with

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Cadbury full-time

    Pros

    MNC culture, great brand and exposure to FMCG sector

    Cons

    Growth could take time and not so great work life balance

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Positive with abundant opportunities to learn and grow

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Cadbury full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    1. Collaborative environment which stimulated business growth
    2. Oppoutunities for international travel
    3 Shared vision

    Cons

    1. Business unit centric
    2. Redundant solutions

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    very good

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    Current Employee - Team Member In Assset Care  in  Baddi (India)
    Current Employee - Team Member In Assset Care in Baddi (India)

    I have been working at Cadbury full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    good working conditions,flexibility ad reputation

    Cons

    delay in process of every thing.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    work fast

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  9.  

    Really enjoyed working and learning at Cadbury!

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    Former Employee - Supervisor  in  Hamilton, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Supervisor in Hamilton, ON (Canada)

    I worked at Cadbury full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people, good pay and benefits, lots of opportunity for internal lateral job movement or advancement.

    Cons

    Not a lot of flexibility with hours for family/work balance. Constant changes in the company structure resulting in unstable job security.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep everyone in the loop as changes happen. Keep up the good work in listening to your employees and using feedback for continuous improvement.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Good while it lasted

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Cadbury

    Pros

    A friendly working environment and a company with strong commitment to CSR

    Cons

    Company lacked long term vision often and politics where more important than results

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No point, company doesn't exist anymore

    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    It provided a lot of opportunities to learn and acknowledged my contribution

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Cadbury full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Warm culture
    Opportunities to learn and grow
    Supportive colleagues

    Cons

    Low process orientation
    Emphasis on heirarchy is high

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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