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International Data Account Manager - Valpak

Stratford-upon-Avon, West Midlands. Open to all STEM.

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The International Data Account Manager plays a key role in the offering of Valpak’s International & Environmental Compliance Service. The key responsibility within this role is the account management of Valpak customers and their compliance overseas; this involves core activities such as advising on obligations under environmental legislation overseas, data manipulation and liaising with international compliance schemes in
order to manage the customer’s compliance in that country.

Valpak - Driven by Tomorrow

Valpak's aim is to create a sustainable, waste free world - helping customers to reduce waste and recycle more.

You will be responsible for manipulating and collating final data submissions under a variety of different country regulations, including but not limited to, waste packaging, waste electrical and electronics (WEEE), waste batteries and textiles. You will quickly develop a good knowledge of the relevant environmental waste compliance regulations, ensuring that all international data obligations are met for accounts and the customer is compliant in all relevant countries. It is important that you are confident with handling large data sets and ensuring data accuracy is to a high standard.

Key Accountabilities

  • Provide excellent levels of customer service as the first point of contact.
  • Ensure that all required environmental data (including but not limited to weights information) is collated appropriately, becoming an expert in our in house software system, EPIC.
  • Manipulate data into relevant format for each country/regulation.
  • Use data skills to provide useful information for accounts such as swings analysis and trends.
  • Explaining & selling service to prospective clients as well as following up leads/ opportunities and attending meetings.
  • Understand legislation in order to manage companies’ compliance on their behalf and keep them updated with any potential changes which may affect them.
  • Completion of legal documentation, coordinating with various authorities, schemes and the client.
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of EU and non EU regulations.
  • Optimise data automation practices.

Experience and Skills

  • Advanced IT skills, particularly Microsoft Excel (VBA or other coding knowledge desirable).
  • Ability to quickly take on large quantities of technical information.
  • Excellent planning, scheduling and organisation skills.
  • A customer focused approach.
  • Collaborative working style.
  • Solution orientated problem solving ability.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • A knowledge of analysing and manipulating large volumes of data is desirable.
  • An interest in environmental issues is desirable.
  • Educated to Degree level in a STEM subject

Benefits

  • Hybrid working
  • Pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Competitive salary
  • Annual leave.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Stratford-upon-Avon, West Midlands
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Disciplines accepted...

  • All STEM disciplines

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