TerraCycle Overview:

We are TerraCycle® and we are Eliminating 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.

More recently TerraCycle launched Loop, a global circular shopping system that enables brands, retailers and consumers to transition from single-use disposable materials to reusable, durable packaging.

Job Overview

The TerraCycle European Marketing Department based in Perivale, West London seeks to hire a resourceful and driven communicator (French & English speaking) to execute the social media strategy and participate in the promotion of our recycling solutions in most of the European markets where TerraCycle operates. The Social Media Associate will report to the Senior Marketing Manager and will be liaising with the local divisions as well as the Global Marketing & Communication teams to implement effective social media strategies. The responsibilities of the Social Media Associate are the following:

Key responsibilities

  • Taking ownership of the planning, design, development and launch of social media publications and campaigns for all our European social media platforms, with a core focus on French and UK markets
  • Be a key player in establishing and maintaining an outstanding brand presence showing expertise in the recycling industry for TerraCycle utilising social media platforms and community efforts
  • Working closely with the other marketing divisions and departments throughout the delivery of day-to-day social media activities
  • Overseeing the management of social media calendars and the approval process of all assets
  • Visuals & Content - Manage creation and coordination of social media content, adapt templated design to create tailored icons on Photoshop, and write creative and engaging captions
  • Successfully execute sponsored social media content alongside the brand partners
  • Daily monitoring and responding of online conversations signposting questions, sometimes complex and sensitive, where required
  • Leading on proactive community management and outreach – monitoring hashtags, mentions and engaging with potential followers (comments, messages…) to seek growth in organic followers’ acquisition, reach, engagement, and traffic plus conversions
  • Own the social listening mechanism to ensure timely response to trends, comments, and customer reviews, as well as reporting internally conflictual publications such as misuses of our logo
  • Maintain and constantly improve our social media channels appearance, structure, and consistency across all European channels
  • Monitoring social media trends and new developments, as well as developing social media reports and adjusting strategy to help achieve the KPIs
  • Ensure copy translation for marketing assets if needed (and applicable)
  • Attend training as required to maintain proficiency


  • Fluent in French and English
  • Degree in Marketing and/or Communications would be an advantage
  • 2 years’ experience working in a similar role
  • Strong aptitude for communications and excellent grammar in French and English
  • Great project management skills with high ability to multitask and prioritise tasks
  • Excellent knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and LinkedIn
  • Desirable knowledge in Photoshop
  • Organised with an excellent level of attention to detail and a good eye for design and branding
  • Interest and knowledge in sustainability and circular economy


Salary depending on experience

25 Paid Holiday Days

2 Volunteering Days

Online Yoga and wellbeing activities

Company Pension contribution

Enhanced Parental Leave

Development opportunities

Cycle to Work Scheme

Work from anywhere for 1 month

Quarterly team engagement

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 candidates must already have the eligibility to work in the UK.

TerraCycle is committed to Diversity, Equality and Inclusion.