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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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  • Visitor Centre ManagerFEATURED JOB Porlock Tourist Assoc.
    • £12,350
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    Porlock Visitor Centre was started in 1997 and is situated in the village’s old school buildings. Since 1997 visitor numbers and revenues have grown substantially. The Visitor Centre has its own website, social media presence and free WIFI. We... more details

  • Field Sales Advisor Total Jobs
    • £14,040 - £16,500 Location dependent, Basic salary. £34,000 OTE
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    ...Field Sales Advisor – Cardiff £14, 040 - £16, 500 Location dependent, Basic salary. £34, 000 OTE. Generous uncapped commission, first year earnings circa £45, 000, Company car, Mobile phone, Tablet + Amazing benefits You''ve probably seen Virgin... more details

  • Lettings Negotiator required in Cardiff Total Jobs
    • £12,000 – £15,000 Basic, £20,000 OTE
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    ...Are you currently working in the Lettings industry and looking for a change? My client is looking for a bright and driven Lettings Negotiator to join our client in Cardiff. Duties will include: Front line sales person working to set targets Offering... more details

  • Service Advisor Jobsite
    • £17k - £17500 pa
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    ...Service Advisor - Cardiff Alecto Recruitment are seeking a Service Advisor for a Main Dealer in Cardiff. The Role Alecto Recruitment is currently seeking an experience Automotive Service Advisor for a Main Dealership based in Cardiff. The Service... more details

  • Aircraft Fitter - Cardiff Jobsite
    • £16.81 p hour
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    ...Shorterm Group are currently looking for Aircraft Fitters for a base maintenance contract based at Cardiff Airport. Hangar maintenance working on B777s and B747s. Shift Pattern:4 on 4 off and 5 on 3 off day/night shifts available - 6.30am... more details

  • No Experience Needed: Retail & Customer Service Total Jobs
    • From £50 to £100 per day £250-450 (OTE) per week
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    ...No Experience Needed: Retail & Customer Service We are looking for people that can work in and around Cardiff in the next coming months.  Whether you are looking for a temporary or long term commitment we have roles available to suit you... 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.