Ellison Institute of Technology

Finance Director

Job Reference FBNOA
Closing Date Friday 12 Apr 2024

The Ellison Institute of Technology [EIT] develops and deploys technology in pursuit of solving four of humanity’s most challenging and enduring problems. Guided by world leaders, scientists, and entrepreneurs, EIT seeks to accelerate innovation in medical science and healthcare, food security and sustainable agriculture, clean energy and climate change, and government policy and economics.

Within the UK, EIT is building a 320,000 sq ft research institute and medical clinic at the nearby Oxford Science Park. The Institute will also fund 10-20 undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships each year at Oxford University for the next generation of global innovators, offering cutting-edge programming and innovation opportunities in Oxford, Los Angeles and beyond.

The Ellison Oxford team are looking to recruit a hands-on finance business partner to join as a Finance Director and the foundational member of our financial operations team located in the UK. You will partner across the organisation to ensure we are building for scale, provide technical accounting expertise, and embed robust financial processes. The ideal candidate will have experience in a large-build construction environment, a builder mentality with experience putting systems and process in place. They will have leadership capabilities, a high level of integrity, and thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented, collaborative environment. They will serve as head of finance for the Oxford operation.

Saxton Bampfylde Ltd is acting as an employment agency advisor to the Ellison Institute of Technology on this appointment. For further information about the role, including details about how to apply, please visit www.saxbam.com/appointments using reference FBNOA. Alternatively telephone +44 (0)20 7227 0880 (during office hours). Applications should be received by midday on Friday 12th April 2024.

EIT's mission is to develop and deploy technology in pursuit of solving humanity’s most challenging and enduring problems.