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Business and Finance Manager

Job Reference: 001-AC486-1218-A

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
Research and Development
University Hospital of Wales, 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

This new position based in the Research and Development (R&D) Office at the University Hospital of Wales is an opportunity to work as part of a team dedicated to providing an excellent support service to the researcher community.

Your role will be to support Senior Management in the R&D Office and Finance Department to ensure compliance with R&D related financial policies and procedures throughout the UHB and to maximise all income flows to the UHB from research activities.

You should have a post graduate business management qualification or relevant experience and be CCAB qualified or working towards this.  You should have significant experience of working in a financial or management position within the NHS. You will require in depth specialist knowledge of financial and accounting procedures relating to R&D, financial aspects of NHS legislation and NHS finance policies.

We are looking for an individual with the ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team at a strategic level both inside and outside the UHB.

Experience of assisting with the delivery of organisational change is desirable as is an understanding of contractual and intellectual property matters.

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

Closing Date: 17th February 2019

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Jane Jones, R&D Manager
02920 744492

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