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Business Development Executive. Click to expand>>


The Adventure Connection is expanding. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about travel and wants to join a small but fast-growing travel business. We are a B2B marketing consultancy with a global network of adventure travel clients who want our help in promoting their businesses, primarily to the UK travel trade. The role We are looking to recruit a bright and positive all-rounder to join our small travel team to help deliver the Representation side of our business and support other marketing activities.

The ideal candidate will have excellent travel industry knowledge (ideally five to 10 years or more experience of working in both Sales/Marketing and Product for a U.K. travel company) and bring their own extensive industry contacts.

You will be driven and self-motivated to develop business opportunities on behalf of our clients. The work will involve utilising your own contacts, researching new contacts, developing rapport, making calls, sending emails, creating meetings and opportunities, attending networking events, keeping our database up to date and supporting other marketing projects.

Good office skills and knowledge of sales and marketing principles needed.Travel industry experience is essential and Representation experience an advantage.

Could be part-time (or possibly even freelance) and a mix of home and office based, but must be able and very willing to travel regularly and attend functions and exhibitions (mainly in London but sometimes overseas). Our office base is in Farnham, Surrey and ideally you will be located within 45 minutes of the office.

We are looking for proactive, likeable, excellent communicators who are well-travelled and have a passion to make a difference and maximise opportunities to grow the business. Strong work ethic needed as well as a good sense of humour.

Salary dependent on experience. Reports to: Managing Director Salary range £24-£28k (depending on experience and skills) plus travel opportunities. Qualifications, skills, experience and disposition

  • Extensively travelled
  • Minimum five years experience in relevant sectors of the travel industry (ideally in Marketing and/or Product/Operations for tour operators)
  • Current or very recent office experience
  • IT-savvy. Ideally with recent experience of using application software such as Asana, Google applications, CRM system (e.g. Pipedrive), website software such as Word Press/Wix, and electronic direct mail software (Mail Chimp or similar)
  • Copy-writing skills and experience
  • Has a well-organized, calm approach to work and is not phased by changes in priorities and large workloads at times
  • Very good at time management and diary management
  • Able to attend functions, events, exhibitions and events occasionally
  • Numerate
  • Able to use initiative to research, find solutions and work unsupported at times
  • Well-organised, methodical, unflappable, a cool head
  • A willingness to muck in and achieve results
  • Practical, pragmatic, solution-focussed





Business Development Executive. Click to expand>>


The Adventure Connection is expanding. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about travel and wants to join a small but fast-growing travel business. We are a B2B marketing consultancy with a global network of adventure travel clients who want our help in promoting their businesses, primarily to the UK travel trade. The role We are looking to recruit a bright and positive all-rounder to join our small travel team to help deliver the Representation side of our business and support other marketing activities.

The ideal candidate will have excellent travel industry knowledge (ideally five to 10 years or more experience of working in both Sales/Marketing and Product for a U.K. travel company) and bring their own extensive industry contacts.

You will be driven and self-motivated to develop business opportunities on behalf of our clients. The work will involve utilising your own contacts, researching new contacts, developing rapport, making calls, sending emails, creating meetings and opportunities, attending networking events, keeping our database up to date and supporting other marketing projects.

Good office skills and knowledge of sales and marketing principles needed.Travel industry experience is essential and Representation experience an advantage.

Could be part-time (or possibly even freelance) and a mix of home and office based, but must be able and very willing to travel regularly and attend functions and exhibitions (mainly in London but sometimes overseas). Our office base is in Farnham, Surrey and ideally you will be located within 45 minutes of the office.

We are looking for proactive, likeable, excellent communicators who are well-travelled and have a passion to make a difference and maximise opportunities to grow the business. Strong work ethic needed as well as a good sense of humour.

Salary dependent on experience. Reports to: Managing Director Salary range £24-£28k (depending on experience and skills) plus travel opportunities. Qualifications, skills, experience and disposition

  • Extensively travelled
  • Minimum five years experience in relevant sectors of the travel industry (ideally in Marketing and/or Product/Operations for tour operators)
  • Current or very recent office experience
  • IT-savvy. Ideally with recent experience of using application software such as Asana, Google applications, CRM system (e.g. Pipedrive), website software such as Word Press/Wix, and electronic direct mail software (Mail Chimp or similar)
  • Copy-writing skills and experience
  • Has a well-organized, calm approach to work and is not phased by changes in priorities and large workloads at times
  • Very good at time management and diary management
  • Able to attend functions, events, exhibitions and events occasionally
  • Numerate
  • Able to use initiative to research, find solutions and work unsupported at times
  • Well-organised, methodical, unflappable, a cool head
  • A willingness to muck in and achieve results
  • Practical, pragmatic, solution-focussed





To Apply 

Please submit:
a) your up-to-date CV
b) your Travel History (a summary of countries visited and main places/activities).

c) an accompanying letter explaining how your skills and experience match the role, what motivates you to apply for this position and what you could bring to our small team. Please also state your salary expectation. 

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