Financial Director in Goonhilly Earth Station Ltd GoonhillyDowns,England,UnitedKingdom

Full Time

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About the job

The Company

Goonhilly Earth Station Ltd. is a satellite communication station in Cornwall. It is one of the few private ground stations in the world with deep space capabilities.

Our clients are mainly space agencies and large operators of assets in space. We are 50 strong and have offices in Cornwall and Farnborough.

The business is privately held with the main shareholder being billionaire Peter Hargreaves.

The Role

We are looking to strengthen the management team with a capable Financial Director and Board Member on a full-time basis.

Responsibilities would include:

· financial planning

· participation in board meetings

· budgeting

· assistance in global rollout

· potential acquisitions

· strategic assistance to the business

· managing a small team of a controller and bookkeeper

The Successful Candidate

You would also liaise with our financial partners including accountants, auditors, R&D credit advisors, local council, shareholders and of course HMRC.

You are a chartered accountant: ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent.

It would be an advantage of you had some experience in a high growth environment, project oriented and CAPEX heavy business. International experience also an advantage.

You would ideally be located near Cornwall or Farnborough, but other locations in SW England would also be considered.


· Salary level is £100k/annum

Other benefits


· Medical cover

· Work from home

Please send CV and cover letter to Chairman Kenn Herskind:

Company: Goonhilly Earth Station Ltd

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location: GoonhillyDowns,England,UnitedKingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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