Functional Areas 3 Essay

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Functional Areas
Purpose
The Main Areas
Functions at Cadbury

The Purpose of Functional Areas
 To

ensure that all the important activities of the business are carried out effectively to meet the aims and objectives

The Main Functional Areas
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Administration – I look after the paperwork
Customer Service – I look after customers
Distribution – I transport the raw materials and the finished product
Finance – I look after the money
Human Resources – I look after the workers
ICT – I look after the computer systems
Marketing – I advertise and promote the product
Sales – I work with the retailers
Production – I make the product
Research & Development – I improve the product

Functional Areas at Cadbury
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Global Supply Chain – I get the raw materials, make the product and take it to the shops
Global Commercial – I promote and advertise the product and do deals with retailers
Science & Technology – I improve the product
Human Resources – I look after the workers
Finance and Information Technology – I look after the money and computer systems
Legal and Secretariat – I look after the paperwork and deal with any legal issues

Linking Cadbury’s Functional Areas
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Administration
Customer Service
Distribution
Finance
Human Resources
ICT
Marketing
Sales
Production
Research & Development

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F.

Global Supply Chain
Global Commercial
Science &
Technology
Human Resources
Finance and
Information…