Compliance Consultant

Vacancy Type: Full Time, Permanent
Location: Stratford-upon-Avon (Hybrid)
Salary: Circa £27,000 (pro rata) + Up to 10% Bonus and Benefits

Why choose Valpak?

Valpak has created a friendly and supportive working environment that enables our team to perform to the best of their abilities, with flexible hours, hybrid working options, access to training and opportunities to get involved in various groups to nurture key interests.

With social value at the heart of our business ethos, employees can take a day on us to volunteer for an organisation of their choice, and our Charity Committee organises fundraising events for the employee nominated charity of the year.

Valpak endorses wellbeing and healthy lifestyles, offering subsidised gym membership, optional healthy living seminars and social events, encouraging cross team integration. Plus the “After Work” social group organises regular gatherings – an opportunity to get to know friendly faces.

Our team is passionate, friendly, approachable and dedicated to the business mission – to inspire businesses to do all they can to reduce their environmental impact. If you have an interest in sustainability and like the sound of all Valpak offers, we would love to hear from you!

Carbon Footprint

How will I make a difference?

As the UK’s leading provider of environmental compliance, Valpak strives to work together towards a profitable, sustainable, waste-free world. To date, our teams work in partnership with more than 400 customers, in nearly every corner of the globe.

You will assist in driving this goal by supporting the delivery of accurate and timely data declarations as specified by environmental legislation and voluntary commitments. You will help support our customers to comply with environmental legislation and give insights to the packaging they handle, allowing them to make meaningful changes with confidence.

What will I be doing?

As a Compliance Consultant, you will:

  • Conduct member audits and other types of audits as required  (reprocessor, ZWTL)
  • Identify and deliver member and supplier audits in line with the data monitoring plan
  • Plan own audit schedule with an efficient and professional approach, maximising time and resources
  • Ensure all data submitted to Valpak by its members meets the required standard of accuracy, advising members appropriately
  • Provide support to the Audit Manager in the delivery of the data monitoring plan
  • Complete audits both in person at sites and over Teams

Understanding of existing Packaging, WEEE and Batteries regulations and upcoming regulations (PPT & EPR)

  • Be a Regulatory expert, providing technical guidance to members and support to other departments within Valpak
  • Develop a detailed knowledge of the data submission process
  • Participate in all data submission rounds

Account Management

  • Manage a portfolio of member accounts ensuring an appropriate level of service is delivered
  • Perform a vital role in the retention and also recruitment of compliance scheme members
  • Actively participate in member training programmes including presenting at events

Customer Service

    • Provide excellent service and work with customer to understand their business needs, and any ways in which we can help them
    • Develop a rapport with other departments within the business to ensure outstanding member service is delivered at all times

What kind of businesses will I be working with?

Tesco Logo
Superdry logo
Craft Gin Club
Coca Cola logo

What benefits will I receive?

We strive to make Valpak an employer of choice. Whether it’s achieving work-life balance, helping towards a healthier lifestyle, or saving money. We have a range of benefits to help support you, including:

Hybrid working and flexi Friday

Company annual bonus – up to 10%

25 days annual leave plus bank holidays and option to buy/sell additional days

Option to join private medical insurance scheme

Life Assurance, Critical Illness and Disability Income cover
Staff rewards including discount platform, long service and employee of the quarter

Option to join bike to work scheme and/or subsidised gym membership

Enhanced pension scheme with Aviva (doubled up to 8%)

Volunteering day


Employee Assistant Programme and Wellbeing App access


Recruitment team

How do I apply?

This position is now closed. To view our current vacancies, click here.

If you would like to be considered for more than one role or future roles, simply send your CV to [email protected].