Careers

We are always looking out for new talent to join us. Please see below for current job opportunities or feel free to send in your CV speculatively to k.holder@seiche.com


Management Accountant

Timely preparation of monthly Management Accounts and Forecasts. Help to maintain the company’s financial systems and help develop new systems to improve financial reporting

Principal accountabilities:

The SWTG Group consists of a holding company and four subsidiaries. A Management Accountant is required to replace due to a promotion.

Key tasks of the role:

Monthly Reporting:
• Trial Balance to Management Account reporting for 4 companies
• Consolidation of Group for reporting
• Balance sheet reconciliations
• Sign off of bank reconciliations/VAT returns
• Sales analysis by destination country and market sector
Seiche Sales:
• Assisting with Sales invoicing, especially during busy times, holiday cover
• Ensuring all sales are raised and to deadline, liaising with Sales team/Project managers
• Intercompany invoicing and reconciliation

Other Monthly Tasks:

• Leased fixed assets review/additions and assisting production with stock management
• Assisting with supplier questionnaires, IR35, contractor and sales contract review
Projects/yearly:
• Assist in business development as required
• GDPR assistance
• Year end audit preparation, managing audit questions
• Stock take review and consolidation
• Timesheets analysis and assist roll out of project accounting and costing analysis
• Part of project team for a possible new ERP system

Criteria which will be used in shortlisting and selecting candidates

Skills

Good verbal and written communication skills with excellent attention to detail
• Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills, with the ability to work with colleagues at all levels
• Excellent computer skills, particularly spreadsheets
• Excellent analytical and numerical abilities
• Commercial awareness, with an interest in business and an understanding of how the company works and manages resources
• Professionalism and commitment
• Ability to remain impartial
• Proven ability to work on own initiative and prioritise effectively, achieving results against deadlines whilst working under pressure
• Ability to work flexibly to meet the needs of the company
• Willingness to travel to other sites / events on occasion
• Willingness to learn new processes and tasks

Experience – essential

Proven experience of management accounting
• Accounting systems (currently use SAGE) and excellent spreadsheet skills essential
• Minimum of three year’s relevant practical experience

Experience – desirable but not essential

• Experience of offshore industry and exporting
• Experience of foreign currency
• Group Accounting

Education & Certification

• AAT Qualified or Part Qualified accountant (ACA / CIMA / ACCA)

Salary band

Up to £32,000 (dependant on experience)

Hours

Core Hours 9.00am-5.00pm, with half an hour unpaid lunch break, Monday to Friday, with the occasional need to work overtime – Flexible working/part time hours considered
COVID-19 – working from home at present with occasional visits to the office
Inter-company site visits potential (Post COVID-19)

Holiday and Benefits

25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pro-rata for part time employees
5% Employer Pension contribution
Life Assurance (4x Salary)
Study/Training Support

Closing Date
25 November 2020

Interview Date
1st Interviews w/c 30 November 2020

2nd Interviews w/c 07 December 2020

CVs to be sent to Kelly Holder k.holder@seiche.com

Location

Bradworthy, Devon (Head Office)


Senior Marine Acoustician

We’re actively seeking someone who can lead the Seiche Acoustics and Analysis team by providing experience and commercial oversight.

The purpose of this role is to support the growth of the noise and marine acoustics portfolio at Seiche and to augment the existing skills base of the current Acoustics and Analysis team.

You will provide key input into our commercial and regulatory work, from initial survey design, through to data analysis and delivery of reports as well as presentation and publication.

As an experienced, proactive scientist with an enthusiasm for applied research, you will be encouraged to seek new business opportunities in the UK and abroad.

In addition you should have a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of physics, underwater sound propagation, sound measurement and data manipulation, and be an active contributor to international marine acoustics community.

For more details on the position and how to apply, please read the specification below.


Quality Manager

To deliver an ISO management system tailored to our business, which will allow the company to strengthen and continue work started to meet customer requirements and complete future developments

Principal accountabilities:

Implement a bespoke ISO Management System; PAS 99 Integrated Management System, comprising ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001 and ISO 27001

Key tasks of the role

  • Implement the required ISO standards across the Seiche Water Technology Group

Criteria which will be used in shortlisting and selecting candidates

Skills

  • Written and verbal communication skills with attention to detail
  • Able to work on own initiative and prioritise effectively, achieving results against deadlines
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Ability to work flexibly to meet the multiple priorities

Knowledge

  • Excellent working knowledge of all ISO Standards and all relevant legislation
  • Knowledge of Seiche products (desirable but not essential)
  • Knowledge of Health, Safety, Environment and Quality procedures  

Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years in Quality Management covering ISO and other relevant standards
  • Proven experience as a certification auditor
  • Proven experience in internal auditing
  • Proven experience as an ISO consultant
  • Proven experience in the industry
  • Proven experience in quality management
  • Proven experience working with the QMS systems

Education & Certification

Must have least 3 years’ experience in the field. Must be the holder of a Lead Auditor and/or Lead Implementer certificate.

Internal Auditor Course and needs Quality Management System and Management System Auditing competencies.

Project Management Certificate

Needs to be a driver due to location’s, as travel to other company locations will be required.

Salary band
£25,000 – £30,000 (dependant on experience) plus overtime (by agreement)

Hours

Core hours: 9.00am – 5.00pm, with half an hour unpaid lunch break, Monday to Friday, with the occasional need to work overtime (by agreement)

Holiday & Benefits
25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pro-rata for part time employees.
5% Employer Pension contribution. Life Assurance (4 x salary)

Closing Date
23 October 2020

CVs to be sent to Kelly Holder k.holder@seiche.com

Location
Bradworthy, Devon (Head Office), Okehampton, Devon and Chichester, West Sussex


Software Engineer (Imaging Systems)

To develop software of real-time imaging systems for the marine environment.

Principal accountabilities:

Key tasks of the role

  • Maintaining, testing and developing a C/C++ software
  • Applying engineering principles to provide technical solutions to exciting problems
  • Provide value-added commercial input into new and existing imaging system solutions/products
  • Maintain accurate documentation, records and produce timely reports

Criteria which will be used in shortlisting and selecting candidates

Skills

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving and innovation skills
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Confidence
  • Able to work on own initiative and prioritise effectively, achieving results against deadlines
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a project team and by self
  • Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy
  • Ability to work flexibly to meet the needs of the company
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Able and willing to learn new skills required to fulfil the role
  • Willingness to travel to other sites/events on occasion

Knowledge

  • Knowledge of signal processing and basic electronics principles (desirable)
  • Knowledge of commonly used C++ libraries (Boost, OpenCV, Qt, etc.)
  • Knowledge of programming with C++ and the object-oriented paradigms
  • Knowledge of firmware development with AVR/PIC microcontrollers
  • Knowledge of commonly used protocols associated with communication interfaces (UARTs,USARTs, SPI, I2C, TCP/IP, UDP)
  • Knowledge and experience will be developed in the role if not held

Experience

  • Evidence of hands on coding experience using C/C++
  • Proven skills in developing working, well-designed and testable software solutions
  • Demonstrate ability to debug complex problems and a methodical approach to problem solving
  • Demonstrate passion for technology and innovation

Education & Certification
The position will suit a recent Electronics/Computer Science graduate or related degree.
BEng or higher in an engineering, computer science or related science discipline.
Must drive due to location, and client and site visits.

Salary band
Up to £32k (dependent on experience) plus overtime (by agreement).

Hours
Core Hours: 9.00am-5.00pm, with the occasional need to work overtime.

Holiday & Benefits
25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pro-rata for part time employees.
5% Employer Pension contribution.

CVs to be sent to Kelly Holder k.holder@seiche.com

Location
Okehampton and Bradworthy, Devon.


Electronics Technician

Electronics design and development for imaging systems and to help install Seiche cameras. Occasionally going offshore to install the cameras.

Principal accountabilities:

Key tasks of the role

  • Applying engineering principles to provide technical solutions to exciting problems
  • Designing, developing and testing electronics system
  • Provide value-added commercial input into new and existing imaging system solutions/products
  • Supporting the R&D group as required designing and building electronics system and working to specification in engineering drawings and procedures
  • Maintain accurate documentation, records and produce timely reports

Criteria which will be used in shortlisting and selecting candidates

Skills

  • Able to work on own initiative and prioritise effectively, achieving results against deadlines
  • Able and willing to learn new skills required to fulfil the role
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a project team
  • Ability to work flexibly to meet the needs of the company
  • Willingness to travel to other sites/events on occasion

Knowledge

  • Electronics principles
  • Testing and troubleshooting electronics circuits

Experience

  • Electronics assembly, wiring and soldering to high standard
  • Experience working with PCB designs
  • Demonstrate a methodical approach to problem solving
  • A demonstratable passion for technology and innovation

Education & Certification
Electronics Engineering or related disciplines.
Must drive due to location, client and site visits.

Salary band
Up to £22-30k (dependent on experience) plus overtime (by agreement).

Hours
Core Hours: 9.00am-5.00pm, with the occasional need to work overtime.

Holiday & Benefits
25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pro-rata for part time employees.
5% Employer Pension contribution.

CVs to be sent to Kelly Holder k.holder@seiche.com

Location
Based at Ashridge Engineering, Okehampton; Minimum of 2 days per week at Seiche, Bradworthy.