At Wavepower, our vision is to develop technology that harnesses the power of the sea’s waves to produce electricity. When we’ve done so, we’ll sell the energy generated, creating a sustainable and clean way of powering communities.
To make our vision a reality, we’ve pulled together a world-class team of specialists in a purpose-built office and testing facility near Glastonbury, Somerset, and now we are recruiting for a Finance Director to join our high performing team:
Finance Director Role:
Working alongside the founders, you will not only be an exceptional accountant with experience of working within a fast moving, complex and robust accounting environment but you'll also be innovative and commercially aware, supporting the ambitious senior management team in their pursuit of making the vision a reality.
Reporting to the Directors, developing and leading a talented finance team, you will be responsible for building on the financial management infrastructure to support the business in meeting its long term objectives.
This Finance Director is a challenging, high profile role, combining the need for a practical, hands on individual prepared to tackle operational challenges, with the passion and credibility to develop long term business objectives with a forward thinking, well-resourced and globally ambitious company. In return you will have an opportunity to be part of and make a real contribution to the future success of our fast growing business.
Interested? Here are some things you might like to know:
• We are a fast paced dynamic company, and we thrive on continuous improvement - we hope you will too.
• The stakes are high and the expectation is even higher. We need people who share our vision to change the world, and are inspired by our mission.
• You’ll need to be prepared to work outside the normal 8.30 – 5.30 when the need arises.
What we offer for the Finance Director
• A competitive salary, with the opportunity to earn bonuses
• Support and encouragement in your professional development
• As much responsibility as you can handle
• A stimulating and state-of-the-art working environment, engaging with some of the UK’s most exciting entrepreneurs
• Lunch provided every day.
If you would like more information about the Finance Director and to apply, please click on the APPLY button below.