Vacancy details

Head office - London, United Kingdom

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We have an exciting new opportunity for a Compliance and Packaging Analyst to join our growing team in the London office. The role reports into the Head of Quality and CSR. We would love to hear from you if you understand international waste tax compliance are and have a passion for the environment and relish the opportunity to effect positive change.

What you’ll be doing

  • Initiate and maintain relationships with the competent authorities.
  • Maintain packaging database of SKU’s/ weights and manage the data sheets.
  • Submit packaging, WEEE, and battery data to meet international scheme deadlines.
  • Identify areas to reduce packaging and work with key stakeholders to implement.
  • Support sourcing of ethical packaging and labelling materials and circular waste opportunities.
  • Support development of packaging database to deliver improvements in data and reporting.
  • Develop/ update labels and facilitate efficient ordering with our nominated label suppliers.
  • Monitor and manage supplier packaging and labelling compliance.
  • Collaborate with colleagues/ suppliers to raise awareness of correct recycling to meet recycling targets.
  • Keeping up to date with industry best practice and legislation. Driving change where needed.

We’d love to meet someone with

  • Minimum of two years’ experience in a packaging role.
  • Excellent understanding of UK and international waste tax obligations.
  • Ability to read and interpret legislation and present and manage change proposals.
  • Advanced Excel skills including formulas, macros, and V-look ups.
  • Excellent data capture and data management skills.
  • Highly analytical with great attention to detail.
  • Experience of reducing packaging on product and in distribution.
  • Good understanding of sustainable packaging standards.
  • Good communication and influencing skills.
  • Team player capable of working on their own initiative to meet deadlines.

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Holiday allowance
  • 50% staff discount & 25% for family and friends
  • Pension scheme
  • Learning and development support

At Mountain Warehouse we have been developing the very best outdoor gear for all the family since 1997.

Unlike other outdoor retailers, we don’t carry lots of different brands. In fact, almost all the products we sell through our stores and website are exclusive to Mountain Warehouse – you won’t find them anywhere else.

Why do we do this? Well, by designing our own top quality products and having them made to our exacting standards, we can cut out the middleman. So that means you get the exact same quality, but at significantly lower prices than you’ll find at other shops.

We have well located and well stocked stores where you and your family can get straightforward advice from our knowledgeable, friendly staff. In most of our stores you can even bring your dog in too! Everything we do is focused on serving our growing group of customers who like what we have to offer: the best gear, the best service and the best prices. We would love it if you joined them.