TerraCycle Overview:

TerraCycle’s mission is to Eliminate the idea of Waste®.

Operating in over 21 countries across the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific, TerraCycle is a global innovator in green business. It partners with many of the world’s largest consumer product companies and retailers to create collection and recycling solutions for hundreds of traditionally non-recyclable waste streams. By working with companies, retailers, governments and consumers, TerraCycle is able to collect and solve for just about every waste stream, from snack wrappers and contact lenses to ocean plastics and cigarette butts, all waste streams that otherwise end up in landfills, oceans, or incinerators. TerraCycle has received hundreds of awards globally and has been highlighted in some of the world's most recognized media outlets, including CNN, Wall St. Journal, Reuters.com New York Times, Forbes and thousands of others.

In May 2019, TerraCycle launched its newest initiative, Loop, a global circular shopping system that enables brands, retailers and consumers to transition from single-use disposable materials to reusable, durable packaging, washed by Loop and refilled by the brands. Loop has engaged many of the world's largest consumer product companies (including P&G, Nestlé, Unilever, PepsiCo, Coca-Cola, and Mondelez) and many of the world’s largest retailers in this platform. Loop is currently available in the mid-Atlantic and Northeastern U.S, and the greater Paris region in France, with plans to expand into several new markets including Canada, Japan, the UK and Germany in 2021.

Job Overview

TerraCycle seeks to hire a resourceful, and well organised Operation Coordinator to support the Operations Manager and contribute to the growth and smoothness of TerraCycle daily operations. The position is based in Budapest, Hungary.

The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented with outstanding organizational skills.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Box Supplier Management
    • Ensure standard and custom box production
    • Manage TerraCycle box supplier (Place orders and manage deadlines)
    • Manage PO log
    • Source and onboard best in class and efficient box manufacturer
  • Recycled products management
    • Coordinate the production of recycle product project (MRF, Transport, Recycling partner, manufacturer)
    • Manage recycling partner relationship for the production and ensure time, quality and delay requirement are met
    • Manage PO log and invoicing
    • Shopify stock management and launches of new products
    • Update the project plan and project cost book
    • Ensure all cost are captures under the projects
    • Control project COGS and benefit
  • Manage TerraCycle fulfilment agencies
    • Supplies management
    • Manage fulfilment activities (orders fulfilled on time, inventory, prioritisation…)
    • Month-end internal reporting
    • Suggest and implement improvement for fulfilment
    • Manage or control fulfilment COGS
    • Source and onboard new fulfilment partner as required


  • Fluent in French (mandatory) and in any European language will be a plus
  • Previous partner management or project management experience required – at least 1 year in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent organizational skills including attention to detail and ability to multitask
  • Excellent communications skills and confident speaking to external partners
  • Proactive and solution-focused
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (particularly Excel)
  • A demonstrated interest in sustainable/green business would be beneficial


  • Competitive salary
  • Modern and cozy, eco-conscious office in a central location
  • Conference support, In-house training, Training contribution
  • Great team spirit & supportive environment
  • Beverages, Coffee & Fruit-day

Job description is not all-inclusive. TerraCycle reserves the right to amend this job description at any time. TerraCycle is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment. All applicants must already have the eligibility to work in Hungary.

TerraCycle is committed to Diversity, Equality and Inclusion.