Working at Godiva Chocolatier | Glassdoor

Godiva Chocolatier Overview

Work Here? Get a Free Employer Account
New York, NY
1001 to 5000 employees
1926
Company - Private
Food & Beverage Stores
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Competitors

Lindt & Sprüngli, Nestlé USA, Mars

Godiva is broadly recognized as the worldwide leader in super premium chocolates, with over 600 retail stores, 40.000 points of sale and over 800 Travel retail points, and in more than 80 countries. Godiva chocolates known for unique recipes of rich chocolate and fillings ... Read more

Godiva Chocolatier Reviews

  • "Opportunity to Learn and Grow"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Godiva Chocolatier full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    There is great on the job learning opportunities with the support and guidance from senior leadership. I have benefited greatly from mentoring from the CEO and other members of the Executive Committee. Work through challenges and celebrate success as a team.

    Cons

    Legacy systems can slow things down.

See All 621 Reviews

Godiva Chocolatier Photos

Godiva Chocolatier photo of: Godiva Retail Store
Godiva Chocolatier photo of: Godiva Front Door
Godiva Chocolatier photo of: Chocolate dipped fruit
Godiva Chocolatier photo of: Company tasting
Godiva Chocolatier photo of: how to store look and the dipping station in front
Godiva Chocolatier photo of: Outside of the store
See All PhotosSee All

Godiva Chocolatier Interviews

Experience

Experience
62%
17%
21%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
46%
33%
11%
6
2
2

Difficulty

2.3
Average

Difficulty

Hard
Average
Easy
  1. Helpful (2)  

    Chocolatier Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Godiva Chocolatier.

    Interview

    was an easy interview but could take up to two weeks after that to finally start working due to the way the have you do everything online . you have to fill out all the paper work the send to your email through their employment portal thing. its a slow process.

    Interview Questions

    • how do you handle a customer who is being difficult   1 Answer
See All 129 Interviews

Company Updates

  • Caki Halprin, Head of North America Marketing & Innovation discusses women's empowerment at Godiva on ChedHER http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQJEY

    The Female Empowerment Story Behind Godiva Chocolate

    Caki Halprin, Head of North America Marketing & Innovation at Godiva, discusses her experience in the food industry and gives advice to others who want to follow suit. Plus, new sweets Godiva is offering this holiday season.

  • John Galloway has been named chief marketing and innovation officer for Godiva Chocolatier, effective Oct. 22. In this role, he will be tasked with leading Godiva’s global marketing and innovation team and will join the company’s global executive committee. For the past eight years, Mr. Galloway has been chief marketing officer for Hard Rock International, operator of Hard Rock Café, Hard Rock Hotel and Hard Rock Casino. Before that, he spent 13 years with PepsiCo, Inc. in various leadership roles, including vice-president of marketing for the Gatorade brand, vice-president and general manager of the IZZE Beverage business, vice-president of sports and media, director of sports marketing, director of flavors and senior manager of the Mountain Dew brand. “John has incredibly valuable knowledge of digital, CRM and experiential marketing,” said Annie Young-Scrivner, chief executive officer of Godiva. “His creative agency experience infused with the disciplined approach of the consumer-packaged goods industry and his entrepreneurial spirit make him the perfect leader for this role.

See AllSee All

Godiva Chocolatier Awards & Accolades

Let us know if we're missing any workplace or industry recognition – Add Awards

Pledges & Certifications

Pay Equality Pledge

Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

Career Advancement Program

Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

Work at Godiva Chocolatier? Share Your Experiences

Godiva Chocolatier
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
 
Click to Rate
or