Finance Director

MASS Consultants
St. Neots
£110,000 per annum dependant on experience plus company benefits
01 May 2021
04 May 2021
Professional / Specialist
Contract Type
Finance Director, MASS, St. Neots Cambridgeshire

Salary c.£110k dependant on experience and Company Benefits commensurate with an executive position.

Are you an experienced Finance Director looking to make an impact in a company focused on sustainable growth? Do you have experience of working as part of an established Executive Management team setting the strategic direction of the business?

MASS is a successful technology company with over 35-years heritage providing innovative products, services and technology to the defence, intelligence and security markets in the UK and around the world. We employ around 300 employees and have an annual turnover of over £40m.

We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Cohort plc, the AIM listed independent technology business. We're proud of our history of profitable growth and our aim is to see sustained sales growth averaging double-digit percentages, with a strong profit margin.

About the role

Reporting directly to the Managing Director with a reporting line to the Cohort Group FD, you will be responsible for the overall financial reporting, integrity and processes of the business and leading the financial and related functions strategically and operationally, which includes:
  • Finance and management accounting
  • Business improvement
  • Commercial

We're looking for a people-focused person who is keen to develop financial and commercial awareness within the rest of the business, particularly among our technical employees. You should proactively participate in reviews and ensure that the financial and related functions of the business remain on course. This will include experience of reviewing reports, analysis of projections and the ability to suggest improvements to the planning process. The role will require a person who is used to reporting to a parent company (preferably a plc) and is aware of the governance and timeline requirements of such reporting.

About you

You should have experience as a Finance Director in a similar size or growing company, contributing to the achievement of Company objectives by providing advice and guidance on financial strategy. The ability to work with the Board of Directors to assess the long-term financial trends to support the future growth of the business is essential for this role. You should possess the relevant financial qualifications, such as ACA, ACCA or CIMA.

In return you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and company benefits package commensurate with an executive position. Company benefits will include an Executive Bonus scheme up to 25%, Share options in our parent company, Cohort, Private Medical Insurance and a new salary sacrifice Electric Car purchase scheme.

At MASS we believe business success brings opportunities for everyone, as it can offer rewards, pride, security, fresh technical challenges and development opportunities. We're guided by our company values: collaboration, innovation, excellence and respect and these can be seen in everyone who works at MASS.

If this role sounds right for you, apply now through our website.

MASS are an equal opportunities employer.