We are a small, fun, hard-working team, based in Farnborough, Hampshire, with a passion for what we do. We have an open culture, constantly looking for ways to improve and to learn, welcoming ideas from everyone and working collaboratively as a team.

We are always happy to hear from talented individuals who would like to explore working with us. If you are looking for a role outside those listed below, feel free to get in touch with us at careers@kispe.co.uk

DESCRIPTION

We are seeking a creative, tech-savvy Social Media and Content Specialist to join our team, to generate engaging, original, written and graphic content for our blogs, articles, social media platforms, newsletters, marketing materials, press releases and our company websites.

The Social Media and Content Specialist will be responsible for:

  • Creating and sharing knowledge with customers, partners and stakeholders,
  • Promoting our brand identity, voice, vision and messaging and
  • Engaging with and growing our community.

The company is embarking on a major space project that requires the stimulation, development and maintenance of an external community. The Social Media and Content Specialist will be responsible for the development and implementation of a content strategy, the coordination of inputs from the team and our partners, the generation of material, and the regular production of consistent high-quality output.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Researching, writing, editing, proofreading and publishing of interesting and original content
  • Promoting new content using emails, social media and other methods to alert, attract and engage readers
  • Maintaining brand consistency within the team and across our communications channels and platforms
  • Managing and updating our company websites, social media and marketing platforms
  • Generating diagrams, images and infographics to support and amplify external communications and project deliverables
  • Supporting the production of webinars and other video content
  • Maximizing site traffic by utilizing Search Engine Optimization best practices
  • Inviting other bloggers, experts, or other notable guests to contribute content to the webpage.
  • Monitoring responses to posts via the website, social media and other platforms to better understand our readers
  • Keeping up to date on industry trends for possible opportunities to attract new readers or create stronger, more engaging content
KEY SKILLS
  • At least two to five years of proven experience working in a similar role, with a background or education related to journalism, communications, marketing, or a comparable field
  • Proven track record in producing high quality written and graphic content to tight deadlines.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
  • Creative, adaptable, and analytical with rigorous attention to detail
  • Sound working knowledge and experience of websites, social media and other communication platforms and of applying best editorial and social media practices
  • Graphic design experience with the ability to generate diagrams, images and infographics.
  • Proficiency with computers, especially content management software, social media platforms, MS Office, and SEO keywords, basic understanding of HTML

ADDITIONAL ATTRIBUTES

  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage conflicting workloads
  • Ability to thrive in a technical environment

To apply, please send your covering letter and a CV that is tailored to highlight your suitability for the role to careers@kispe.co.uk.

Thank you for your enquiry

DESCRIPTION

Our busy, client-focused office needs a reliable, well-organised Senior Office Administrator to handle day-to-day operations with a focus on efficiency and time management.
As the Senior Office Administrator, you will be responsible for overseeing the administrative activities that facilitate the smooth running of the office, organising people, information and other resources.
You will ensure that office premises and equipment are maintained to the appropriate quality and quantity, relevant records are up to date and all administrative processes work effectively.
We are looking for an energetic professional who enjoys wearing multiple hats.
This position offers advancement opportunities for the right candidate.

Responsibilities and duties

  • Managing organisational procedures and systems for office personnel, including filing, billing, accounts payable, payroll and scheduling
  • Recording of office expenditure and management of the budget
  • Travel administration: Coordinating flights, hotels, car hire, trains, taxis and any necessary paperwork
  • Conference administration: Liaising with conference organisers, supporting exhibition preparation, coordinating speaking engagements and team participation in events
  • Managing the coordination of meetings, visitors and associated hospitality
  • Organising the office layout and maintenance of stationery supplies and equipment
  • Maintaining the condition of the office and coordinating any necessary repairs
  • Supporting the recruitment of new staff: logging CVs, ensuring CVs are reviewed, coordinating interviews, supporting the generation of new hire paperwork.
  • Ensuring that matters related to HR and training are appropriately recorded, such as staff appraisals, performance management, discipline, training and development and equality and diversity.
  • Responding to customer enquiries and complaints.
  • Reviewing and updating health and safety policies and ensuring they are observed
  • Checking that data protection laws are being adhered to in relation to the storage of data, and review and update policies as necessary
  • Arranging regular testing for electrical equipment and safety devices
KEY SKILLS

A formal qualification is not a requirement, but the candidate will need to show a minimum of three years' experience in a related role.

  • Experience with scheduling, budgeting and payroll
  • Excellent organisational and time-management skills, comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • The ability to prioritise tasks and work under pressure
  • Good teamworking skills
  • Comfortable with engaging with a range of external customers, partners and suppliers
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing workloads
  • A problem-solving approach to work
  • Project-management skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) and other commonly used office packages, with strong IT and typing skills
  • A familiarity with legislation in the areas of employment, equality and diversity and data protection

Please send a copy of your CV to careers@kispe.co.uk.

Thank you for your enquiry

DESCRIPTION

We are seeking an experienced and organised spacecraft systems engineer to lead the development and implementation of our satellite programmes.

The spacecraft systems engineer will be responsible for the architecture, technical trades, risk analysis, requirement tracking and the technical progress and execution of the satellite programs. They must have the ability to understand the customer's vision and to work with the team to translate it into a solution, ensuring the requirements and performance are achieved.

The systems engineer will oversee and lead small teams of engineers, support interactions with customers, and provide technical support to related proposal efforts.

KEY SKILLS
  • Ability to understand mission goals and objectives and translate them into a technical solution.
  • 10-15 years of experience in spacecraft and space technology development.
  • In-depth familiarity with 50-500kg class satellite systems and subsystems.
  • Experienced technical leadership on space hardware development programmes.
  • Understanding of risks and risk mitigation for space-based systems.
  • Excellent communications skills and ability to present information clearly to a diverse audience.
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage conflicting workloads.
  • Ability to work independently, and also within an engineering team of varying disciplines.

Please send a copy of your CV to careers@kispe.space including details of your nationality.

Thank you for your enquiry

DESCRIPTION

We're looking for a spacecraft AOCS systems engineer with a strong background in guidance navigation and control, together with a system focus to support our space systems projects and missions.

The spacecraft AOCS systems engineer will be responsible for the design, development, execution and validation of a guidance navigation and control / attitude and orbit control system; understanding and implementing both hardware and control algorithm solutions for a complete cradle-to-grave AOCS solution, within the bounds of a programme's cost and schedule.

In addition, the spacecraft AOCS systems engineer will be required to perform wider systems engineering activities, including being responsible for the architecture, technical trades, risk analysis, requirement tracking and the technical progress and end-to-end execution of satellite programmes.

KEY SKILLS
  • 3-5 years of experience, specifically in satellite guidance, navigation and control, in algorithms, hardware and design subject areas.
  • Ability to understand mission goals and objectives and translate them into a pragmatic technical solution.
  • Ability to model, simulate, implement, test and execute satellite attitude and orbit control algorithms and flight hardware throughout all phases of missions from concept definition through to project Kick-off and satellite End-Of-Life.
  • Background in small satellite engineering.
  • Excellent communications skills and ability to present information clearly to a diverse audience.
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage conflicting workloads.
  • Ability to work independently, and also within a small multidisciplinary engineering team.
  • Ability to support a small amount of international business travel when required.

Please send a copy of your CV to careers@kispe.space including details of your nationality.

Thank you for your enquiry

DESCRIPTION

We are looking for an experienced satellite avionics engineer, with a broad knowledge of satellite system design and fight operations, to support the company's satellite, subsystem and equipment design, development and manufacturing activities.

The avionics engineer will contribute to the conceptual design, analysis, development and test of complex satellite platform subsystems and payload equipment, satellite integration, test and operations.

KEY SKILLS
  • 5-10 years of experience in satellite system engineering and flight avionics development.
  • Proven technical leadership.
  • Strong planning and delivery focus.
  • Excellent communications skills and ability to present information clearly to a diverse audience.
  • Able to work under pressure and manage conflicting workloads.
  • Ability to work independently, and also within an engineering team of varying disciplines.

Please send a copy of your CV to careers@kispe.space including details of your nationality.

Thank you for your enquiry

DESCRIPTION

Help us to plan, manage and deliver our space systems projects. We're looking for a project manager, with a technical background and experience within the space industry, to join the team and manage the implementation, reporting and delivery of key projects.

The project manager will be involved in projects through the full life cycle from bid generation through detailed planning, design, analysis, assembly, integration, test, launch and operation.

KEY SKILLS
  • Space industry experience.
  • Previous project management of space system or satellite programs.
  • Results orientated and a strong drive to deliver.
  • Previous experience of leading teams, planning and reporting.
  • Strong communication skills at all levels with an ability to provide solutions.
  • Excellent organisation and planning skills, with a strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to work well under pressure to demanding timescales.

Please send a copy of your CV to careers@kispe.space including details of your nationality.

Thank you for your enquiry