Givaudan is the global leader in the creation of fragrances and flavours. In close collaboration with food, beverage, consumer goods and fragrance partners, Givaudan develops tastes and scents that delight consumers the world over. With a passion to understand consumers’ preferences and a relentless drive to innovate, Givaudan is at the forefront of creating flavours and fragrances that ‘engage your senses’. The company achieved sales of CHF 4.4 billion in 2013. Headquartered in Switzerland with local presence in 80 locations, the company has 9,500 employees worldwide. After building up their own production facility in Makó, the company also established a Finance Shared Service Center in Budapest in 2011.
What does it take to move forward to the next position, and how do you evaluate the time and effort necessary? Are you given the opportunity for promotion? Are the criteria objective and fair?
How do you see the management's vision, competency and professionalism in what they do? How do you evaluate decision-making and other management functions and processes?
Do you have state-of-the-art technology to work with? How would you described the software and hardware used in your position? Do you have complete and integrated systems to work with or it’s a selection of independent softwares?
In what ways does your company support your personal well-being? Can you work from home? Are they flexible with taking days off? Do they take family commitments such as childbirths and other occasions into consideration?
Comp & benefits
Are you happy with the salary your position is offering? What benefits can you expect from your company? Do you get dining, clothing, personal training, and health insurance or other allowances?
How would you comment on the working environment your company provides? Do you work in an open-office or you have office rooms? Are you happy with your workstation? Is your office situated in a good neighborhood?
Is it easy to get to the office? What ways of transportation are available? Do you have showers in case you wanted to cycle to the office?
Is it fun to work for your company? Do they promote team-work and an enjoyable atmosphere? Are there any team-buildings, parties, company days and other events?
Food & drinks
What options do you have if you get hungry? How is the quality of the food available in your office building? Are you happy with the prices and the variety?