Location: Harwell, Oxfordshire
Working Hours: 37.5h a week
Equal Opportunities: The Satellite Application Catapult strives to be an equal opportunities employer and commitment to this process will be expected.
Here at the Catapult, we are on the hunt for an experienced Financial Controller to take on the role of Head of Finance. As someone with experience in process improvement, innovation and great people skills, you will lead us to a next stage in our growth plan where a start-up transforms to an established organisation.
You will help us establish ourselves in this high profile growing industry by utilising all your FC skills from accounting to treasury to tax to external engagement and project reporting, to name a few. It is an excellent, challenging role that opens a whole new avenue and industry for anyone with a flare to grow their portfolio and progress their career.
As a Head of Finance for an SME, reporting directly to the CFO, you have the unique opportunity to add value and make an impact from day one on reviewing and renewing internal processes and really raise the profile of a successful finance team and the value financial information truly has.
It is a role that will allow you to do all the things you enjoy about Finance with plenty of challenges to make sure you stay on the cutting edge of technology and innovation.
What are you waiting for? Send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org !
This is a permanent role directly with Satellite Applications Catapult. We are based in Harwell with great public transport connections from all of Oxfordshire as well as London. We offer competitive salaries with annual reviews, end of a financial year bonus, 28 days of annual leave plus all your bank holidays paid for as an extra. Our pension scheme is competitive with a maximum of 10% contribution from us if you put in 5%, and to top it all off we have discounted private medical insurance. We work in a collaborative, engaging way and believe in empowering our people – after all, you are our greatest asset!
The Head of Finance leads the Finance team and is responsible for all areas of financial accounting and reporting, financial planning & analysis, project and grant accounting, taxation compliance, treasury management and investment appraisals.
The Finance team currently consists of 5 employees, and the role reports to the Chief Financial Officer.
Required Skills and Experience
If you are up for the challenge and thrive in a fast-paced and creative environment, send your CV along with a covering letter to email@example.com.