Finance Director - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. A well-established business is looking for an accomplished Finance Director with proven M&A experience to join its senior leadership team on an initial 4 month contract. In order to be suitable for this role of significant responsibility you must be an articulate and dynamic leader with the proven ability to ensure financial stability and create a platform for significant growth. You must also be a fully qualified accountant (ACA or ACMA) with proven experience of delivering company accounts for a sizeable business. Working at a senior level within a medium sized business employing circa 300 people you will report directly to the Chief Executive and play a pivotal role in developing a strategy for growth and profitability. You will prepare and present financial statements at board level and will implement continuous financial audit and control systems to monitor the performance of the Group. In addition to managing a team of 10, you will work closely with the board in shaping the medium to long term strategic planning, budgeting and financing of the business. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Finance Director to join a growing business that invests heavily in its staff and offers a range of attractive benefits. In order to apply for this position please send the latest copy of your Word CV, quoting reference ASH16994DGO in your subject line. The Ashdown Group Ltd acts as an employment agency in respect of permanent vacancies and as an employment business in respect of temporary vacancies.