25th May 2017

2x Hybrid: At least skillsets of either HR, Operations (Office Manager), Marketing or PR – Job Opportunity

We are looking for 2 talented team members who are great two at of the following disciplines:

HR, Operations (Office Manager), Marketing or PR


What we are building

Open Cosmos Ltd. is revolutionising the way space technology is used. Open Cosmos provides simple and affordable access to space using nanosatellite technology.
Driven by the vision of making space accessible to anyone and advancing science and technology, we are developing a nanosatellite platform and a series of services that allow us to offer a ride to orbit to payloads of any kind at a record low price and a short time to orbit.
We are a young, dynamic and very ambitious team with experience in the aerospace, electronics and software industries. Having gone from design to delivery of our first nanosatellite in less than six months, Open Cosmos’ first satellite was deployed into orbit at the end of April 2017. The company is currently developing the next generation of satellites and end-to-end services for private and institutional customers that will be launched in 2018.

Open Cosmos is based in the Harwell-Oxford Campus, Oxfordshire, UK.

The following job opening is available:

Description of the position

The successful candidate will be joining Open Cosmos’ team in Harwell-Oxford (UK).

Tasks and responsibilities (not everything)

  • Executing Marketing and PR campaigns
  • Drafting and reviewing marketing material
  • Headhunting, screening, interviewing, contract updates
  • Copy-editing
  • Organising company events
  • Supporting team members in collating performance metrics

Skills and competencies (not everything)

  • Understanding of workings of Marketing and PR in the UK and globally
  • Basics of Photoshop / Illustrator / Gimp or other tools of choice
  • Social Media experience
  • Quick learner


Illustrator and Photoshop wizardry
Existing network and relationships in the space industry, startup community and government

Passion for automation of marketing operations
Wordpress wizardry
International experience
Knowledge of language other than English

Open Cosmos in the media

“British startup offers low-cost CubeSat services” Space News

“New Satcoms get ticket to space through ESA’s Pioneer programme” European Space Agency

How to apply

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Apply in our careers page or send your application to careers@open-cosmos.com
– CV
– Links to your LinkedIn and GitHub profiles (if applicable)
– max. half a page covering letter