Senior Manager – Operational Finance

We are currently working with a well-established business within the commercial Space sector who are looking for a Senior Manager of Operational Finance to join their team. Reporting into the Director of Finance, the successful candidate will have a strong background in FP&A, with a proven ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.

What you will be doing:

  • Develops, analyzes, and reports operational and business-relevant finance metrics set by the business.
  • Collaborate with department managers to set, track, and optimize performance metrics and performance vs budgets.
  • Develops financial reporting and dashboards to report financial performance.
  • Works with other members of the finance and operations team to track and report project finance metrics.
  • Ownership of analysis and reporting processes designed to prepare actionable, insightful, and detailed financial reporting that drives effective decision making with a focus on improving speed of reporting creation and accuracy of forecasts.
  • Assists with project costing in support of pricing and project reporting.
  • Supports forecasts, comprehensive budgeting, and long-range financial planning activities, deadlines, and deliverable creation.
  • Creates, maintains, and updates complex and dynamic financial models.
  • Manages internal controls.
  • Has supervisory responsibilities.

We would love to hear from you if you have experience in the following:

  • Bachelor’s / Master’s degree in accounting or finance.
  • 4+ years of related experience in finance or accounting.
  • Experience with aerospace or defense industries (highly desirable).
  • Demonstrated success in operational finance.
  • Strong understanding of the application of accounting principles to projects focused around engineering, design, and providing services to commercial and government customers (especially revenue recognition).
  • Proficiency in accounting software, preferably NetSuite and Vena.
  • Strong understanding of GAAP accounting rules for revenue recognition and accounting for government contracts.
  • CPA or CMA license, or similar.

*US Citizenship is required as this position will require the successful candidate to obtain authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. *

If this position is of interest, and you want to hear more about their fantastic benefits, then please apply directly or get in touch with Alice @ EVONA –

Sales Director

Are you a technically strong Space Sales Director?

Join a dynamic engineering firm specializing in space and robotics, committed to driving technological innovation. Our company, with a rich history in cutting-edge tech, seeks a skilled Business Development Leader to shape our growth in the Space Industry.

With engineering at their core, this company are looking for a technically gifted Sales Leader who can talk technically about the product and understand the customer requirements, with a sales nature. You will take full ownership of the sales lifecycle. 

Embodying the company's collaborative ethos, you'll work with cross-functional teams, guiding prospective clients to transformative solutions.

Responsibilities include:
– identifying potential customers, conveying our capabilities, and translating needs into compelling propositions.
– Lead customer interactions, trade shows, and strategic plans, working closely with Solution Engineers to craft winning proposals.
– As an expert in your domain, you'll ensure accurate CRM records and provide insights on competition and strategy.

Qualifications encompass:
– a Bachelor's degree 
– 10 years in business, sales, or engineering, and technical prowess in the Space market.
– Excellent communication is a must, and US citizenship or residency is required. – A Master's degree is in Engineering desirable.
– Robotics experience are desirable. 

Travel is 25-50% 

Salary is DOE. 

Please apply direct if this position is matched with your skillset. 
Matt Tovey – Principal Consultant

Quality Inspector

Are you an experienced quality inspector that has always wanted to work somewhere that you can make a real difference for the future generation? A visionary company that is working on next generation of communications with their ground breaking satellites.

This is a unique opportunity to join a start up company that is aiming to enhance its manufacturing team by adding a skilled senior quality assurance inspector.
This person will be heavily involved in the overall vision of quality, verifying products, processes and establishing the inspections practices. You will be overseeing all mechanical and electrical components ensuring they are in line with industry standards. You will also have the opportunity to mentor junior engineers and ensure you are leading from the front.
Required skills:

  • 3+ years of inspection experience in an aerospace, aviation, military, automotive or manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with electrical systems including testing and inspection using portable measuring devices.
  • Experience providing detailed in-process inspections of electrical and mechanical assemblies, using technical drawings, CAD models, and established processes to verify conformance to design

If you would like to hear how you can make the transfer into this ground-breaking satellite manufacturing company, please reach out to Chris at C.farish@evona.comwith an updated resume.