Who we are:

We’re a triple Queen’s Award-winning commercial recycler with over forty years’ experience in the recycling and waste management industry. Our commercial services support our social welfare charity, which helps vulnerable people to work their way back to independent living.

As an industry leader, we pride ourselves on the quality service, efficiency and innovation at the heart of all our departments. We aim to deliver innovative solutions and big savings to our customers while maintaining our community focus and family business feel.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Complete all relevant documentation accurately

First point of contact for telephone enquiries

Issuing ‘Certificates of Destruction’ to customers

Outbound telephone calls to customers to arrange car collections

Data entry using Excel and bespoke web based software

Any other duties as reasonable requested

Person Specification:


Minimum level GCSE/ GCE Grade A- C Maths and English, or Level 2 Maths and English Functional Skills desirable

Level 2 NVQ Business Administration or relevant industry qualification desirable but not essential.

Skills and Knowledge:

Good attention to detail

Good level of communication skills both face to face, over the phone and in writing.

Excellent customer service skills

Ability to use IT systems, particularly Microsoft Excel, for accessing and inputting information.

Ability and willingness to respond positively and effectively to change


Experience within Administration or Customer Service is desirable

Personal Competencies and Qualities:

Adaptability and flexibility is essential

Proven ability to multitask and learn new tasks quickly

Able to cope with the duties and responsibilities for the post and the associated working environment


  • Real work experience with full training
  • Health Care Cash Plan Scheme (after qualifying period)
  • FairQuid Credit Union Savings and Loan Scheme (after qualifying period)
  • Employee Wellbeing initiatives
  • Employee reward scheme
  • Discounted tickets to tourist attractions
  • Staff family events
  • On site Gym
  • Subsidised cafe
  • Excellent progression opportunities
  • Cycle to work
  • Salary Sacrifice Lease Car Scheme

To Apply: Please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected] recyclinglives.com

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age

Job Type: Full-time

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Apply now to join our award-winning team. Whether you’re starting your career or looking to bring your expertise and experience to a unique, social business, we’re developing a growing, diverse staff team.

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