The Adventure Connection Farnham, United Kingdom
Dec 08, 2017Full time
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about travel and wants to join a fast-growing travel Marketing business. The Adventure Connection is a Marketing consultancy with a global network of adventure travel clients who want our help in promoting their businesses, primarily to the UK market. We are looking to recruit a bright and positive all-rounder to join our small travel team in Farnham, Surrey 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 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, Hampshire and ideally you'll 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. No recruitment agencies please.