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Cadbury Reviews

Updated March 19, 2017
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Cadbury Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Kraft Foods Inc. Irene Rosenfeld
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  • All the good will was lost with the hostile takeover by Kraftfoods (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    was good to work for

    Cons

    was not bad to work for

    Advice to Management

    n/a


  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)
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    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 Management

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


  3. "Very good"

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    Former Employee - Trainee in London, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Trainee in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    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 Management

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


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  5. "Working together to create brands people love"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great brands and great people

    Cons

    Can be 'too nice' at times

    Advice to Management

    Good luck with the integration


  6. "Long Career and always a new growth challenge"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Focused management, healthy company with plenty of challenges and opportunities to grow. Very good work/life balance, always teated with dignity and respect as an employee.

    Cons

    Sometime too consensus driven, it can be tough to get everyone lined up to make a decision.

    Advice to Management

    Stay focused. Don't reopen decisions. Trust your mid managers -- we are with you!!!


  7. "Very sweet company, very nice culture."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai (India)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cadbury full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Very aggressive expansion, was very to be part of growth story.

    Cons

    Poor career prospects for few functions.


  8. "Wonderful, learning and value adding"

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    Current Employee - Senior Scientist I - Chocolate Solutions in Birmingham, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Senior Scientist I - Chocolate Solutions in Birmingham, England (UK)
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Cadbury full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    It is a company to work with proven & tracking values. It cares for its people.

    Cons

    nothing as it comes to mind at once.


  9. "Best employee freindly company"

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    Former Employee - Sales Officer in New Delhi (India)
    Former Employee - Sales Officer in New Delhi (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cadbury full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    learning gained with them are of best standards and help in carving the future.

    Cons

    Did not come across with any


  10. "Cadbury was a great company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Territory Sales Representative
    Former Employee - Territory Sales Representative

    I worked at Cadbury full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Excellent Colleagues, fun work environment, great pay and benefits, outstanding trip rewards,

    Cons

    Bought by a large company


  11. "it is a great brand in india ofr chocolate we r no. 1 in chocolate"

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    Former Employee - Merchandising, Sales in Chennai (India)
    Former Employee - Merchandising, Sales in Chennai (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cadbury full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    in all stores they give first place to cadbury product we r top in chocolates

    Cons

    lack of giving salaries by agents

    Advice to Management

    give salaries to workers in regular basis



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