Operations Division Member

Asteria: Space and Satellites

Volunteer Role Varies Edinburgh, Online, UK

Uploaded 21 Sep 2021

Job Description

The Operations Division is constituted of three teams. The Operations team has the responsibility to coordinate satellite development logistics with the Engineering division, regarding the timelines, licensing, risk assessments, launch and ground operations. The Media and Marketing team has the crucial tasks to run and maintain our website and social media platforms, and organise promotion events. The Sponsorship team aims to grow our budget, and coordinate with corporations, nonprofits and governments.

Person Specification


  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal 
  • Willingness to learn and acquire knowledge in a new domain 
  • Ability to work well with others, ask questions, and cross disciplinary lines to understand the basic breadth of our work 
  • Time management in addressing goals and deadlines to best maintain 
    relationships with our current and future partners 
  • Ability to commit 5-10 hours a week

Optional, depending on the team you would like to join:


  • Experience in UK space law 
  • Familiar with ECSS engineering standards and engineering design 
    review processes 
  • Familiar with corporate law 
  • Familiar with laws concerning charitable bodies 


  • Understanding and experience in grant applications 
  • Experience in fundraising and communicating with donors/sponsors

To apply, please fill in the form on our website asteria-space.com.