Closing Date: 14 August

Location: Harwell, Oxfordshire

Working Hours: 37.5h a week

Contract: Permenant, 3 months probation, 1 month notice

Holiday: 28 days per annum, plus statutory holidays

Equal Opportunities: The Satellite Application Catapult strives to be an equal opportunities employer and commitment to this process will be expected.

Are you a people person? Is helpfulness in your nature? Do you enjoy a varied and busy day?

We may have just the right job for you!

Satellite Applications Catapult is a well-known and highly regarded employer based on the Harwell Campus. Our mission is “To innovate a better world empowered by satellites” and our purpose is to grow the UK economy through the Space sector! Our busy facilities team is seeking for a Receptionist to come join us on permanent basis.

Your new role is a great combination of front of house, meeting and greeting mixed with arranging catering for meetings, problem solve on the spot when things don’t go to plan and supporting the Operations team with general administration.

You are guaranteed to be kept busy throughout the day with no day exactly the same as the last. You will be supported by a friendly team and working alongside a fellow receptionist ensuring great customer service is given to both internal and external customers.

The role will be perfect for you if you love dealing with people, have previous experience in a customer focused role, some experience with general administration and you take pride in everything you do.

Your working hours are from 8.30am to 4.30pm with some flexibility required to occasionally cover the second shift from 9am to 5.30pm (holidays/unplanned absence).

If this could be you, please send us your CV to

Quick facts: 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 a private medical insurance as a benefit in kind. We work in a collaborative, engaging way and believe in empowering our people, after all, you are our greatest asset!

Apply: 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

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