Job Title – Director, Community Development
Level – Mid – Senior Level
Position Type – Full Time
Job Location – TerraCycle - Trenton, NJ
TerraCycle’s mission is to Eliminate the idea of Waste®.
Headquartered in Trenton, N.J. and operating in over 21 countries across the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific, TerraCycle is a global innovator in recycling and reuse. 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 2019, TerraCycle launched Loop, a global reuse system that enables brands, retailers and consumers to transition from single-use disposable materials to reusable, durable packaging. 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 available in the U.S, France, Canada, Japan, the UK and will be in Australia early next year.
TerraCycle is searching for a Director, Community Development with experience in leadership, driving sales, project management and proven ability to build and lead successful sales teams. The Director will be responsible for creating the strategy and execution plan to build a network of public/community drop-off locations to support TerraCycle’s brand-sponsored recycling programs.
We need a flexible thinker – someone able to test-and-learn and continually adapt plans with an eye on profitably. You’ll work with other senior leaders on the TerraCycle Americas team to help meet the company’s multi-dimensional growth goals (planet, people, profit).
The ideal candidate is a highly collaborative self-starter and innovative problem-solver who is excited about the opportunity to spearhead a mission-critical function at TerraCycle.
Note: International candidates must be eligible to work in their country of employment.
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.