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Please note the following when applying for roles within the Welsh Rugby Union Group:
  • All applications should be made by email to hr@wru.wales, unless otherwise specified
  • The email subject field should contain - job title, name, i.e. Retail Assistant: John Smith
  • Applications should include an up to date CV and covering letter; there is no application form process
  • Applications should be submitted in PDF or Word format.

The WRU Group is an equal opportunities employer. We recognise the value of a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community irrespective of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, race, religion, sex or sexual orientation.


Business Development Manager

Job Title: Business Development Manager
Salary: Band 2
Location: Principality Stadium, Cardiff
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time
Contact: Natalie Bonnet
Email: hr@wru.wales

Job description:

The WRU Group are looking to recruit a Business Development Manager to lead all Partnership and Sponsorship opportunities for the Group. The successful candidate will be a senior manager in the Sales & Marketing team, responsible for researching, introducing and successfully contracting potential sponsors, suppliers and business partners for varying activites the WRU Group undertakes.

Working for one of Wales' most popular brands and one of the world's leading rugby organisations, you will be at the heart of the National sport and responsible for delivering real value to the game at all levels.

CLICK HERE for more information and a full job description.

Closing date: Monday 7th August 2017 at 5pm.

Junior Graphic Designer

Job Title: Junior Graphic Designer
Salary: Band 6
Location: Principality Stadium, Cardiff
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time
Contact: Natalie Bonnet
Email: hr@wru.wales

Job description:

The WRU Group are looking to recruit a Junior Graphic Designer to provide all creative and design assistance to the in-house Graphic Design team for the WRU Group.

The successful candidate will have a Degree in Graphic Design as well as work experience and an up to date portfolio of work. Strong interpersonal skills and excellent IT skills are essential, and a knowledge of animation and rugby is advantageous.

CLICK HERE for more information and a full job description.

Closing date: Friday 4th August 2017 at 5pm.

Interview Date: Tuesday 15th August 2017.

Marketing Manager

Job Title: WRU Group Marketing Manager
Salary: Band 2
Location: Principality Stadium, Cardiff
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time
Contact: Natalie Bonnet
Email: hr@wru.wales

Job description:

The WRU Group are looking to recruit a Marketing Manager to be responsible for creating marketing strategies and campaigns with a focus on driving the WRU brand(s), growing participation and generating revenues to further enhance the game in Wales.

The successful candidate will be self-motivated and proactive, with excellent communication skills. They will have at least 5 years' experience in a high level strategic marketing role, experience in project management and in developing relationships with key decision makers.

CLICK HERE for more information and a full job description.

Closing date: Tuesday 1st August 2017 at 5pm.

Digital Marketing Officer

Job Title: Digital Marketing Officer
Salary: Band 4
Location: Principality Stadium, Cardiff
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time
Contact: Natalie Bonnet
Email: hr@wru.wales

Job description:

The WRU Group are looking to recruit a Digital Marketing Officer to focus on supporting and promoting participation and commercial activity via digital marketing and advertising.

The successful candidate will be degree qualified with excellent IT skills. They will possess a minimum of 3 years' digital marketing experience, working knowledge of database design, control and management as well as experience in managing digital agencies and executing integrated marketing campaigns.

CLICK HERE for more information and a full job description.

Closing date: Tuesday 1st August 2017 at 12pm.

Group Credit Controller

Job Title: Group Credit Controller
Salary: Band 5
Location: Principality Stadium, Cardiff
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time
Contact: Natalie Bonnet
Email: hr@wru.wales

Job description:

The WRU Group are looking to recruit a Credit Controller to be responsible for the Group's sales ledgers to include invoicing and credit control; assisting in the maintenance of strong customer relationships.

The successful candidate will have extensive experience of credit control for a large organisation and experience of treasury related duites. They should be personable, professional and have excellent organisational skills.

CLICK HERE for more information and a full job description.

Closing date: Monday 31st July 2017 at 9am.

Interviews: Wednesday 9th August 2017.

MSc Strength & Conditioning and Sports Science Bursary

A partnership between the Welsh Rugby Union and Cardiff Metropolitan University, offering four fully funded MSc. bursaries to start in September 2017. The successful students will be based between the WRU National Centre of Excellence (Hensol, Vale of Glamorgan) and one of the four professional regional rugby academies.

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For any questions about the opportunity, or to apply, please email Sam Bradley, Physical Development Manager, sbradley@wru.wales

Closing date: Friday 28th July 9am.

Selection Date: Wednesday 2nd August / Friday 4th August 2017.

Opportunities within the Regions

Dragons - Head of Physiotherapy and Medical Services

Job Title: Head of Physiotherapy and Medical Services
Salary: Competitive
Location: Ystrad Mynach
Contract Type: Full time employed
Contact: Alex Hoffrock
Email: alex.hoffrock@dragonsrugby.wales

Job description:

The Dragons are looking to recruit a key role of Head of Physiotherapy and Medical Services who will be responsible for providing clinical management of the Dragons rugby playing squad, whilst managing the delivery and development of medical services for the regional side. This will include all physiotherapy and medical care.

The successful candidate will have extensive clinical experience and previous employment in sports medicine, preferably Elite level rugby and meet the relevant skills and qualifications criteria.

CLICK HERE for more information and a full job description.

Closing date: Sunday 30th July 2017 at 12pm.

Interviews: 4th - 7th August 2017.

Further opportunities may exist on the regional club websites:

Cardiff Blues
Newport Gwent Dragons
Ospreys
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