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Back in 1980, Cardiff - if not quite dead yet - was at least banging on death's door pleading to be let in. The coal industry was seemingly finished and there appeared little prospect of large-scale employment being created in any other sector. But then the decision was made to revive the docks - it would prove to be either deluded optimism or a stroke of economic genius. Fortunately, it proved to be the latter. And now Cardiff can sit proud as one of the UK's most successful economies.

The overhaul of the docks sparked a number of other revivals in the economy and infrastructure of the Welsh Capital and today one can look to the Welsh Assembly building, the St David's shopping centre, the International Sports Village - even Dr Who (the programmes are made in Cardiff) - as symbols of the city's success. The physical sea, road and rail links have been complemented by telecommunications infrastructure that has attracted many new media and bioscience companies. Finance, innovation and advanced engineering are just some of the other business sectors now operating from Cardiff.

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  • Estate Agency Sales Negotiator Cardiff Total Jobs
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    ...Estate Agency Sales Negotiator – Cardiff – £14k - £16k Basic Salary + Commission + Company Car Our client is an established brand in the Cardiff area working in the market with properties up to the £800, 000 mark. My client is looking for a highly... more details

  • Commercial Property Secretary Total Jobs
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    ...Our client , Legal 500 firm in Central Cardiff are seeking an experienced Legal Secretary, to join their successful Commercial Property department. The ideal candidate will be a bright and focused Legal Secretary, who possesses at least 1 years... more details

  • Finance Administrator Total Jobs
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    ...Junior Admin - Goal to work to Promotion level -Office Co-Ordinator Our client is based in Cardiff, South Wales, within the Financial Services Sector. Due to Company expansion, our client is looking for a Junior Administrator, to join... more details

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    ...Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel and Spa. Under the responsibility of the sous-chef or chef de partie, you participate in kitchen preparation to ensure the production of dishes in line with the technical requirements sheets and timing guidelines... more details

  • Training Support Administrator Adzuna
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    ...Administrator | Cardiff | Permanent Smart Solutions Recruitment are currently looking to recruit a Training Support Administrator to work within the Training Sector. The client is sector leaders in the Training industry. The Vacancy is based within... more details

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New media

Dr Who, Torchwood and Casualty are just three of the more visible signs of the city's media industries. BBC Wales has championed the media sector of the city which contributes an estimated £25m to the local economy. The Cardiff School of Creative and Cultural Studies (part of the University of Glamorgan) invested in an Atrium campus which has helped produce some of the most exciting UK talent in this industry. Journalism, film, drama, art, music and other aspects of the media are all studied here and many local firms have sprung up to make use of that talent.


Cardiff University is the magnet that has drawn more than a hundred bioscience firms to this corner of Wales. The likes of Shaw Healthcare, Genesis Biosciences and Cesagen make good use of the highly skilled post graduates working in a range of science fields from genetics to ageing.