TerraCycle Overview –

Operating in 21 countries (including 12 in Europe), TerraCycle is a world leader in the recycling of hard-to-recycle waste, such as pens, snack wrappers, food pouches, beauty product packaging, home care product packaging and even cigarette butts or marine plastics. We create collection and recycling solutions for anything that would otherwise be sent to incineration or landfill, the waste we collect is then transformed into new products such as benches or tables. For many of our solutions, we partner with some of the most recognizable brands and retailers in the world, including BIC, L’Oréal, P&G and Tesco amongst others to collect waste on a large scale.


Job Overview –

Responsible for the smooth production of recycled products, the Production Coordinator will be overseeing the production of creative and eco-designed recycled products.

TerraCycle is seeking a Production Coordinator, based in London, and reporting to the Head of Operations based in London.

TerraCycle is manufacturing recycled products made from waste collected through the national programs. The products need to meet our client needs while being eco-designed and innovative.


Primary Responsibilities –

Operational support including:

    • Manage production by liaising with vendors (manufacturer, workshops, designer studios & logistic partners).
    • Create project planners and trackers to respect timeline and budget
    • Update the recycled products’ processes on a regular basis
    • Troubleshooting as required

    Account management support:

      • Design bespoke recycled products that meet our client needs
      • Follow up with the sales team on a weekly basis to share key data, leanings and projects’ progress
      • Prepare new pricing for the development and production of recycled products

      Catalogue management:

        • Keep our existing catalogue updated with new products including pricings
        • Keep our pricing list updated with prices and new products
        • Create and implement useful sales tools with new products
        • Update and maintain all relevant documentation

        Requirements/Skills –

        • Experience or background in Product Design
        • 1-2 years of experience as a project coordinator, production coordinator or Product Designer
        • Computer literate ideally with experience in 2D and 3D CAD skills and proficient in Excel
        • Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent work experience)
        • Fluent in English, French speaking is a plus
        • Ability to multitask and project manage the production of a range of products
        • Keen eye for modern, intuitive design
        • Autonomous and flexible with excellent organization skills
        • Enthusiasm and hands-on attitude
        • Ability to travel within Europe when covid restrictions are lifted.

        Compensation –

        • Salary depending on experience
        • 25 Paid Holiday Days
        • 2 Volunteering Days
        • Quarterly Team Building
        • Online Yoga and activities
        • Company Pension contribution (3% of salary)
        • Start Date – January 2021

        This 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.