TerraCycle’s mission is to Eliminate the idea of Waste®.
Headquartered in Trenton, N.J. and operating in over 20 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.
TerraCycle was ranked #10 company in the Fortune “Change the World” list.
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 Mondēlez) and many of the world’s largest retailers in this platform. Loop is currently available in the mid-Atlantic and Northeastern U.S and Paris and Lille France, with plans to expand into several new markets including Canada, Japan, the UK, Germany in 2020 and Australia in 2021.
In addition to working with CPG/FMCG companies and retailers, Loop has started to work with companies in the food service, food delivery, and restaurant industry. This role will be focused on growing the number of partnerships we have in the food service, food delivery, and restaurant industry.
Job Overview –
Loop is looking to hire a Senior Business Development Associate, Europe with 5+ years experience in sales for either a food service, food delivery, or in the restaurant industry and has a proven ability to independently own a sales pipeline and close new partners.
This role will report to the Head of Business Development in Europe
Drive a pipeline of sales and progress deals autonomously with strategic support from the Head of Business Development
Research potential food service/restaurant partners and identify points of contact
Reach out to brand targets via cold e-mailing and cold calling
Prepare presentations and proposals to support pitching to targets, at times in collaboration with the greater Business Development team
Present program overview, financial and case study presentations via conference calls and in-person
Secure new brand partnerships for Loop
Work with senior team members in Europe and globally to assist in scheduling, meetings, and business development activities
Research and evaluate potential new partners in food service, delivery, and restaurant industry
Work with new partners on pricing & finalization of contracts
Coordinate and collaborate with other members of the “service” team to work on various “service” projects as they materialize
5+ years pertinent work experience
Experience working in food service, food delivery, or restaurant industry
Excellent research, writing and communication skills
Project management, attention to detail and organizational skills
Ability to communicate, present and influence all levels of the organization, including executive and C-level
Proven ability to drive the sales process from plan to close
Ability to work well in fast paced environment with multiple projects
Highly proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically PowerPoint & Excel
An entrepreneurial spirit and can-do attitude
A creative mind with problem solving skills
Salary depending on experience
25 Paid Holiday Days
Company Pension contribution up to 3% of salary
Start date – ASAP
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 working environment.