Website Manager

at Adventure Peaks (view profile)
Location AMBLESIDE, United Kingdom
Date Posted 5th January 2018
Job Type Freelance


We require a website manager who has a passion for travel, mountains and adventure combined with an interest in outdoor gear? Adventure Peaks ( is one of the UK’s leading Mountain Expedition & Trekking Companies based in the Lake District. We operate on all Seven continents and we are looking for a website manager to maintain and push forward our position in the digital world.

The role will be based in the Lake District at our office in Ambleside, Cumbria


  • Take responsibility for Adventure Peaks Websites
  • Management Content
  • Assist with content creation to promote Adventure Peaks Expedition and Treks
  • Work alongside social media writer and marketing manager
  • Maintain or Develop websites to Inspire our members
  • Take responsibility for posting written materials onto weekly newsletters, social media and special merchandising projects
  • Ensure appropriate content creation to allow SEO search engine optimisation
  • Convert basic written materials to maximise SEO from expedition leaders and other contributors
  • Take responsibility for updating websites, search engine optimisation (SEO)
  • Use analytic tools including Google Analytics to help provide insight and analysis for activities
  • Manage and collate results from customer satisfaction questionnaires and report results to the business
  • Assist or write Retail equipment reviews


  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent understanding of digital marketing concepts and best practices
  • a solid grounding in CMS and SEO best-practises for online writing
  • Good knowledge of digital analytics tools
  • Ability to work under pressure, multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Good personal organisation
  • Ability to work well as an individual and as part of a team
  • Creative and innovative with the talent to solve problems
  • Have a positive can-do attitude


  • Previous experience of working within a marketing environment would be desirable
  • A good knowledge or experience of SEO, social media and email marketing
  • Knowledge of the world travel market and broad personal travel experience
  • An interest in mountaineering, climbing or trekking would be useful


The position can be full time (40 hrs) or part time with a minimum of 16 hrs


  • Salary dependent upon experience
  • NEST Pension Scheme
  • Travel discounts
  • Equipment discounts


Email: to: [email protected]

  • your CV
  • a covering letter explaining what you have to offer Adventure Peaks and why you think you are suitable for the job Please include your qualifications, experience, salary expectations and when you would be available to start.
  • an example of a website/s you have managed/created


The closing date for applications will be 25th January 2018

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