Our Company

  • The Beginning
    One man, one set of Swiss tools and one singular vision - to create handmade, true chocolate confections.

  • Burdick's Today
    L.A. Burdick Chocolates’ global recognition and reach, with uncompromising standards, tireless dedication to craft, and charming inventiveness.

  • The Burdick Mouse
    Leftover ganache, yarn remnants and starry-eyed children inspired the signature L.A. Burdick chocolate mouse. 

  • Career Opportunities
    L.A. Burdick Chocolates is always looking for dedicated and talented candidates to join our growing team. 

Career Opportunities at L.A. Burdick Chocolates


L.A. Burdick Chocolates is looking for a full time enthusiastic and motivated Keyholder/Supervisor for our New York City Café located between W. Broadway and Thompson St. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to join a motivated and professional retail team; work in a beautifully appointed, chocolate retail and European-style café environment.

This supervisory position is responsible for maintaining high store standards and conditions, and fostering a positive environment, which provides efficient and friendly service, ensuring a quality experience for both our customers and team members. If you have the qualifications and would like to join our team, please send a cover letter and resume for review. 


  • Management-light (directing) other members of the team that are working on that shift (i.e. activities and flow).
  • Handle customer issues as a designate of managers (when one is not available) or capturing the customer’s details so as this can be addressed by the next scheduled manager
  • Handling staff no-shows and seeking last minute coverage
  • Facilitates on-going training and development or current staff
  • Meets operational standards by implementing production, productivity, quality and customer service standards; resolving problems; identifying system improvements
  • Meet financial standards by balancing cash outs; daily bank deposits and identifying variances
  • Assume the tasks of the various stations within the store (register, bar, expediting, chocolates).
  • Key holder, including opening and closing as well as weekend shifts


  • Highly responsible, hard-working and committed
  • Management Proficiency
  • Barista experience highly preferred
  • Professional and polished personal presentation
  • Basic Microsoft Excel and Outlook use
  • ServSafe Certification preferred but not necessary
  • Experience with front of house and back of house POS systems and functions
  • Clear and concise communicator - comfortable with offering direction to teammates
  • Capable of lifting and carrying loads of 40 lbs.
  • Bachelor's degree highly preferred and/or 2-5 years of management experience required

We offer a competitive salary and generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, company matched 401K and more!

To be considered for employment, please send cover letter and resume with 3 professional references to: humanresources@burdickchocolate.com

Founded in 1987, L.A. Burdick Handmade Chocolates is an artisan chocolatier with retail locations in Cambridge, Boston, Walpole, New York and Chicago, as well as an e-commerce business (www.burdickchocolate.com). For 30 years, L.A. Burdick has been devoted to handcrafting artisanal chocolates that combine “Swiss know-how, French gastronomic thoughtfulness, and American imagination,” in the words of the founder Larry Burdick, a pioneer of fine chocolates in America. Signature items include the Chocolate Mice and Drinking Chocolates.

L.A. Burdick has been named the maker of one of the best chocolates in the U.S. and one of the best hot chocolates in the U.S. by Food & Wine and Travel + Leisure, and has also been praised by numerous media outlets, including New York Times, Boston Globe, Bon Appétit, Vogue, Forbes, among others.



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