Head of Marketing

at KE Adventure Travel Ltd (view profile)
Published 2nd September 2022
Location Keswick, United Kingdom
Category Manager  Sales & Marketing  
Job Type Full-time  


A great opportunity to join a leading adventure travel brand in one of the fastest growing sectors in the industry. If you have senior level marketing management experience, ideally in travel, and a passion for adventurous travel and the outdoors we would love to hear from you.

As well as being commercially astute, you will be a natural leader, a people-person and a great communicator; fun, friendly and caring with lots of positive energy.

You will have overall responsibility for marketing the KE brand and worldwide adventure products, and for driving sales growth through multiple channels, with a significant focus on digital.

As a key member of the management team, you will be heavily involved in setting the direction for the business as we capitalise on the growth in demand for active adventure travel.

The company and team

KE Adventure Travel has been operating active adventure holidays throughout the world since the mid-80s, and has grown to be one of the most respected adventure tour operators in the UK, and a market leader in this sector. The office is in beautiful Keswick in the Northern Lake District.

Anyone joining the company is likely to be well-travelled, active, and passionate about adventure travel and the outdoors. They must also be dedicated to sustainable business practises and support the company’s pledge to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions over the next decade.

Working hours, location and flexibility

We are recruiting ideally for a full-time management role, although will consider slightly reduced, or non-standard hours for the right candidate. The role is based in our office in Keswick in Cumbria. We are currently hybrid working, and expect this to continue, with the balance of office and home working being continually reviewed as the needs of customers, the business and team members evolve.

To apply

Please email your CV along with a covering letter outlining why you would be suitable, and details of any travel experience to [email protected]

Closing Date: Friday 23rd September 2022

For full details: keadventure.com

Applications will be assessed as they come in, and we will not necessarily wait until the closing date to start the interview process. So if you have the relevant skills and experience and are keen to know more, please get in touch as soon as possible.


We are particularly keen to hear from members of the Explorers Connect community so please mention Explorers Connect in your application.