Careers At MASS

MASS provides a welcoming and supportive place to work. We provide people with a spectrum of opportunities, and we do what we can to help our employees develop their skills and make the most of their careers.

As a business with over a 35-year heritage in delivering sophisticated technology to high-calibre customers in UK and abroad, our staff often have diverse development opportunities that would not be available to other employers in the industry.

By joining our 300-strong team, you could be working alongside specialist staff with industry-leading operational, technical and academic expertise. We encourage our people to break new technological ground and seek out innovation.

Why work for MASS?

Recruitment Team

Sarah Bundy

Recruitment Co-Ordinator

Sarah reports to Head of Recruitment and is responsible for providing support for all internal and external recruitment queries for employees, associates and contractors. Working closely with candidates, hiring managers and vetting in support of any business needs Sarah coordinates the recruitment process from scheduling interviews to assisting with the onboarding process.

 

Simon Green

Head of Recruitment

Simon oversees the resource, vision and recruitment strategy for MASS, focusing on how we identify and attract the niche expertise which we require for our future growth. Simon is also responsible for the annual department budget. If you have any questions about our vacancies please contact recruitment@mass.co.uk

Dougie Holmes

Company Security Vetting Officer

Dougie reports to the Head of Recruitment and is responsible for conducting security vetting functions for all employees, associates, contractors and visitors, including initiating BPSS/SC/DV as appropriate and managing requests for ‘Prioritised’ vetting, Nationality and / or Residency waivers. Dougie is also responsible for maintaining the vetting database, upholding aftercare/annual appraisals and lapsing of all MASS leavers’ clearances.

Employee Benefits

MASS strives to provide an encouraging workplace for our people. We are open to our staff's views and ideas, and we follow up with appropriate action. We also know that our employees work hard - we encourage everyone to strike the right work-life balance and to support their professional and personal development.

Benefits can include:

  • 25 days holiday excluding bank holidays
  • Option to buy additional holiday
  • Flexible working
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Private medical insurance
  • Pension scheme with employer contribution and salary sacrifice option
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee lifestyle discount benefit portal
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Death in service scheme

Training

It is important to everyone at MASS that our employees are happy at work, and as the employer we understand that we have a responsibility to enable them to do their job well, and to enjoy it.

MASS supports employees in their professional development at all levels - from internal training courses to the payment of professional membership fees for those with chartered status.

Through regular appraisals employees get opportunities to look at how they can develop their role at MASS, and advance their careers. In addition, managers at MASS is always open to discussing development requests with their teams.

Social Activities

An affirming working environment is not just about the best professional opportunities. At MASS we give everyone plenty of options to socialise with colleagues outside the office. 

Whether it is charity fundraising, a Christmas lunch, staff social events or family summer outings, we want our employees to relax and have fun together throughout the year.

Associate Scheme

Our associates are independent consultants with recognised expertise or domain knowledge in specific areas. Associates can provide in-depth subject matter expertise, or skills that are complementary to those of our in-house team. This enables us to operate flexibly and to undertake a broader range of work than we otherwise could. We also make use of associates for writing and reviewing bid documentation. If you believe you could be of assistance to us in this way, we would be very pleased to hear from you.

When specific assignments are identified, we will contact you to discuss your interest, suitability and availability. We may also ask for further information at that time. We will not use your name or CV in any proposal without your prior consent.

Become an Associate

To register your interest, please send an email clearly stating how you would like to help us, together with your CV and contact details to jobs@careers.mass.co.uk.

We will let you know if we wish to register you as an Associate.

Alternatively, you can post the necessary information to: Simon Green, MASS, Enterprise House, Great North Road, Little Paxton, Cambridgeshire, PE19 6BN

For more information about becoming an associate or current vacancies

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