Abercrombie & Kent has been at the forefront of travel for over 50 years and undoubtedly the key to our success has been our people, they are by far our biggest asset. Together we have pioneered new destinations and regions, set the standards of service and excellence that other companies aspire to. Our people have been chosen for their absolute dedication to understanding those personalised touches that makes a dream trip both distinctive and individual. They make the vital difference and everyone plays a part.

Working for A&K is fast moving, challenging and above all interesting, no day is ever the same.  We have great successes of career progression both within the UK and overseas, there are constantly opportunities to motivate and encourage our people to achieve their personal and professional goals.  With offices around the world we have so much to offer, more locally though we have offices in Cheltenham, London, France, Italy, Monaco and Abu Dhabi which are growing day by day.

As you might have gathered we believe travel should stimulate and inspire and our teams relish the opportunity to bring the world to life for our clients and infuse them with their enthusiasm for travel and their own unique experiences. This passion influences others to explore and embark on the most memorable journeys around the globe. Our long-standing connections and network allows us to uncover local secrets and hidden gems beyond the reach of the ordinary traveller.

So why not share your passion for travel by embarking on a career journey with one of the world's leading travel company’s.



Job of the week

After the great success of our Graduate Recruitment day in June, we are going to be holding another! We are looking for Graduates to join us on Friday 7th October 2016 in Cheltenham Spa.

  • Have you ever thought about working for one of the world's leading luxury travel companies?
  • Do you like the idea of selling unique travel experiences to clients, taking them on adventures across the globe?
  • Do you think you have what it takes to exceed the expectations of our discerning travellers, always willing to go one step further than that extra mile?

If the answer is YES, YES, YES then we would like to hear more from you……

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Cheltenham Office

Over time our Cheltenham office has become the main headquarters for A&K and the base for over 160 people ranging from marketing, sales, product, finance, IT and HR. As a working environment it is vibrant and dynamic, everyone pulls together and works as a team. Located just a short distance from delicious restaurants, classy wine bars or an old English public house, not to mention the array of high street and fancy boutique shops, socially it’s a great fit!

The office is split between two companies the Tour Operating Company (TOC) and the Destination Management Company (DMC.) The TOC covers areas that are relating to sales and product, the DMC is the operations on the ground side of the business. We have our own teams on the ground in 52 countries globally so we do not need to rely on third parties. This means we are unique and different from other tour operators and enables us to maintain our exemplary service and high standards.

Opportunities in Cheltenham




Harrods Boutique

A&K is proud of its up market travel boutique in the iconic Harrods Department store in Knightsbridge. It is the perfect place for clients to sit back and relax whilst soaking up our impressive range of luxury and opulent properties located all around the world with one of our travel consultants.

Our team here in Harrods are all specialists in A&K's destinations and have built up excellent connections globally. Each one has their own dedicated area and are experts in all sorts of behind the scenes access. All recruits for our Harrods boutique will be required to take a Harrods interview in order to work in their notorious and prestigious department store. Their standards must be withheld throughout in order to maintain their exemplary high level of service. It is imperative that you abide by their policies and procedures as well as our own.

Opportunities in our Harrods Boutique






City Boutique

Our stylish award winning boutique in Cheapside is close to Bank tube station and is London's ultimate state-of-the-art travel emporium. Clients can walk in and enjoy a refreshing drink at the bar whilst they discuss their travel arrangements. The store has been designed to transport you back to the golden age of travel whilst providing our guests with a modern unique twist.

The team in City are extremely experienced and have a wealth of knowledge of our A&K destinations worldwide. As all our boutiques they too have a specific regions in which they specalise and can tailor the most amazing adventures for our clients.

Opportunities in our City boutique




London Office

Our central London head office is in a fantastic location, right in the heart of the Strand. It is a great office to be part of, with a mix of quirky eateries and fine dining restaurants, plus a multitude of shops all close at hand. We have around 40 people based here, each playing a vital and integral role of growing the brand and keeping the business ticking behind the scenes. The positions here tend to be worldwide and involve IT, Facilities, Operations, Marketing, Sales and Business Development. Our Chairman’s Club and Sanctuary Retreats are also based from our London office.

Opportunities in London



Villas Contracting

Villas Contracting

UAE Boutique

UAE Boutique


Monaco Office

Monaco Boutique

Overseas

Overseas


Why us?

Why us

  • A competitive and attractive package with company incentives
  • A chance to work for an award winning company that has been established for 50 years
  • Opportunity to travel to far flung places in the pursuit of knowledge
  • Solid track record
  • 52 offices around the world
  • Opportunity to learn more about different places and cultures
  • A chance to have a career across different A&K companies with the A&K Group of companies worldwide
  • Philanthropy - a company that gives back to communities around the world
  • Brand recognition internationally that is respected and admired

The Benefits

  • Holiday pay, which increases with length of service
  • Commission for sales consultants
  • Potential bonus for non-sales staff
  • Excellent induction
  • Ongoing training programme
  • Overseas educational trips to your designated region
  • An interesting and varied career path
  • A vibrant working environment
  • Travel discounts


    Careers with Abercrombie & Kent

Careers with Abercrombie & Kent




  • Relocation package
  • Pension scheme
  • Honesty tuck shop
  • Free weekly organic fruit
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Free eye tests
  • Organised social events
  • Life Assurance




Escapes routes

Blogging our way around the world

With over 50 years in luxury travel it's fair to say we've been around the world a fair bit.
Our experts travel regularly to refresh their knowledge and to bring you the inside scoop on some of the hottest destinations on the planet. Keep up to date with our A&K blogs.


A&K Philanthropy

Philanthropy

A&K staff get involved in various projects around the globe to help in the communities we send our clients to visit. Recently our Cheltenham based staff volunteered to fill a container of bikes to ship to Zambia for the project Wheels of Change.





Featured Articles

Wheels of Change Success!

Wheels of Change Success!

Hester Parsons tells us about the success of Wheels of Change campaign.

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‘Chipego’ – The Gift of a Bike Shop

‘Chipego’ – The Gift of a Bike Shop

After a number of weeks waiting in a state of high anticipation news reached us that the Cheltenham container, packed full...

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Literacy Program Launched in Kenya

Literacy Program Launched in Kenya

On Friday, October 23rd, AKP’s new literacy program launched in the Masai Mara. The event was attended by more than 1,500...

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A&K Philanthropy<br />Supporting Disaster Relief Efforts in Nepal

A&K Philanthropy
Supporting Disaster Relief Efforts in Nepal

On 25th April 2015, a devastating earthquake hit Nepal, killing more than 9,000 people, injuring over 23,000 and devastating...

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