Business Development Manager – only brilliant people need apply!

AKD is a vibrant learning and development consultancy. Everything we do is built upon our ethos of Stimulating Brilliance in people and organisations through transformational learning experiences. We work with clients across the UK and internationally, in the corporate and public sectors. Our clients include:

• Rio Tinto
• Toyota Europe
• C&A
• Balfour Beatty
• English Cricket Board
• British Medical Journal

Our goal is to become an established global brand within the next 5 years. We are experiencing amazing growth and we are looking for a brilliant Business Development Manager to join us and help with our continued expansion.

The Business Development Manager will develop strong relationships with existing and new clients, really understand their learning and development needs and offer creative and effective solutions to meet their specific needs. The Business Development Manager will be supported by a fantastic team of support staff and associates.

Our office is located in South East London. The role will require travel throughout the UK and on occasion internationally, so a full clean UK licence is a must.

If this sounds interesting, here are a few questions to you:
• Do you want to be part of a young vibrant organization with a global vision?
• Do you want a challenge that will be stretching and really fulfilling?
• Can you prove your record in sales and business development?
• Do you have great managerial and leadership qualities
• Do you have TED talk quality presentation skills?
• Can you think strategically, but can roll up sleeves when needed?
• Are you able to engage the CEO of a large corporate or a nurse in an NHS trust?

If you can answer yes to all of these then please send your CV to For an informal discussion on the role call us on +44 845 519 3839.