Project & Business Development Manager

  • Job Reference: BSR011712
  • Date Posted: 14 July 2020
  • Recruiter: Bluestream Recruitment
  • Location: Harwell, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £37,000 to £42,000
  • Sector: Engineering, Sales & Marketing, Space, Satellite Communications & Energy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Belinda Elliott
  • Email:
  • Telephone: +441235567350

Job Description

Are you an experience Project & Business Development professional with a strong technical background in satellites?

Do you want to join a successful global satellite organisation setting up in the UK?

As a Project & Business Development Manager, you will be working alongside the General Manager and responsible for:

  • Creating and building a multidisciplinary team, including managing task identification and allocation
  • Tracking program budget and schedule
  • Providing regular program status updates to company management
  • Acting as a primary interface to the customer.
  • Supporting program reviews, both internally and customer-facing.
  • Support the BD in Commercial/Institutional/Defence domain to enable UK Company growth
  • Working closely in a small team environment with hardware, software, mechanical, and systems engineers to develop optimal solutions to complex problems and get involved in a range of technical activities


To be considered for the Project & Business Development Manager role you will need to:

  • Be educated to degree level or equivalent in a technical field (i.e. Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace or related degree) with an additional Master’s Degree in a related subject or in Business Administration
  • Be highly sel-motivated
  • Have ability to solve complex problems with a high degree of innovation and effectiveness
  • Have meticulous attention to detail.
  • Have the ability to lead (or learn how to lead) and motivate project teams to ensure program success
  • Have a good understanding of the Systems Engineering process
  • Have experience of GEO missions and spacecraft and telecom domain applications including 5G
  • Be fluent in English, both written and spoken
  • Be prepared to spend 6 months in Italy training


Bluestream Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer and operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an as an Employment Business for temporary / contract recruitment.