Careers at HIPPO

The chances are when you join us, you’ll have more than a job in mind. You’ll be thinking about how joining HIPPO will contribute to your longer term aims – and so will we.

OPPORTUNITIES

We work to provide opportunities for development through both training and through career development. Our training is themed around individuals’ career objectives, departmental requirements, and wider business needs or changes, making sure we’re all ready for our next challenge.

PROGRESSION

We are particularly proud of our team’s career progression – we’re not a huge organisation, but through creative thinking, an eye for talent, and the flexibility that comes with the Company’s growth and development, we have been able to spot opportunities for people to move to roles which are more senior, more challenging, or represent a change of career. This is great for us, as we retain our committed and talented people – and it allows people with talent and ambition to pursue their career aspirations. 9% of our team were promoted into their current roles, and 12% have moved to a different role during their time with HIPPO.

HOW TO APPLY

If you are interested in a career at HIPPO, please email your CV with a covering letter to hippowasterecruitment@handoverhr.co.uk or post it to: HR Department, HIPPO, 1000 Lakeside, North Harbour, Portsmouth PO6 3EN.

CURRENT VACANCIES

Customer Service Advisor - Portsmouth

Permanent, Full-Time
HIPPO™ is the company behind the yellow HIPPOBAG which delivers flexible and convenient waste management solutions to householders, business and trade users nationwide. HIPPO is committed to creating and developing ways for its customers to dispose of their waste or unwanted materials in an ethical, efficient and cost-effective manner.

As a Customer Service Advisor you will provide an excellent service to all customers as the first point of contact with customers contacting HIPPO to arrange the collection of their HIPPOBAG.

Responsibilities will include:
     
          • Handle customer enquiries
          • Resolve problems by clarifying issues and providing solutions
          • Escalating unresolved problems when appropriate
          • Provide general administrative support

Ideally, applicants will have customer services experience within an inbound call centre environment. In return, we offer training, development and a generous salary package.
The customer service lines are open 8am - 6pm, Monday -Friday and you will work a 7.5hr shift.

To apply please click here, alternatively please email your CV to the HR Department at: hippowasterecruitment@handoverhr.co.uk

 

Data Analyst - Portsmouth

Permanent, Full-Time
HIPPO™ is a revolutionary National Waste Management Company, providing innovative and integrated waste and recycling solutions.

The Data Analyst will be responsible for the collation and analysis of all consumer sales data for HIPPO™.  Reporting to the Head of Consumer Sales, the Data Analyst will work with both internal and external customers to support the delivery of high quality, compelling commentary on HIPPO’s consumer sales performance. 

The Data Analyst will also work closely with the Head of Consumer Sales in identifying trends in HIPPO’s key markets and, providing the Executive team with detailed insight to support the future growth plans of the HIPPO™ business. 

Our ideal candidate will be moving from an analyst role who has the commercial awareness and tenacity to be proactive and deliver results to the business. In return, you will be provided with a competitive benefits package and be part of a Company that is not only growing fast, but who are environmentally focused.

To apply please click here, alternatively please email your CV to the HR Department at: hippowasterecruitment@handoverhr.co.uk

 

Business Solutions Manager

Permanent, Full-Time
Reporting to the Head of Corporate Sales, the Business Solutions Manager will be responsible for increasing sales of the Company’s products into regions and markets as directed, whilst developing and maintaining customer relationships to ensure repeat and continued business. In addition, the Business Solutions Manager will be responsible for managing or assisting with trials and rollouts to new sites, clients or business areas and provide toolbox talks to end users. The Business Solutions Manager will possess a hands on approach, which will enhance and help improve the overall effectiveness and efficiency of the Business Solutions Team.

The successful candidate will have a proven background in generating new business and account management. You will be a driven, dynamic and sales focused individual. The role will involve attending appointments with customer and therefore a full driving licence is essential.

To apply please click here, alternatively please email your CV to the HR Department at: hippowasterecruitment@handoverhr.co.uk