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Contract/Trials Manager

Job Reference: 001-AC027-0119

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
Research and Development
UHW, Cardiff
£33,222 to £43,041 per annum


Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (the UHB) is a Smoke Free Health Board. Smoking is banned across all of the UHB sites. Staff are therefore not able to smoke in the hospital grounds or on any other UHB premises.

The UHB reserves the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

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We are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from everyone and actively seek a diverse range of applicants. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential no matter their disability, sex, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity or marriage and civil partnership status.

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board is a highly research active organisation with dedicated, motivated researchers conducting a wide range of sponsored and hosted clinical trials, and other well designed studies.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Contract/Trials Manager to join the R&D Office located within University Hospital of Wales. We are looking for an energetic, hardworking and enthusiastic team player to provide a high quality contract service to support the management of the University Health Board's portfolio of sponsored and hosted research activity.


Your leadership and team working skills will be utilised to the full in providing a contract service in support of the delivery of the R&D service within the UHB and in close collaboration with Cardiff University. You will work with representatives of Universities, NHS organisations and research funders to ensure that clinical research projects are set up and conducted in accordance with UHB financial regulations and with the UK policy framework for health and social care research.


Excellent organisational, leadership and team working skills are essential for this role. If you think you have the qualifications, experience and skills we need, we look forward to hearing from you.


The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.



For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Jane Jones,, 02920744492

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