18 Dec 2014

Full-Time Associate Director – Photo Gallery

Photo Gallery (Job Poster) – New York, New York, United States

Please share this job with your friends
facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedin

Job Description

A gallery specializing in documentary photography and photojournalism is seeking a full time Associate Director who will be in charge of gallery sales and operations. The Associate Director will report to the Founder & Director. An ideal candidate should have at least 5 years work experience in contemporary art/arts administration as well as sales experience. Position requires 5 days a week Tuesday – Saturday from 11am-7pm with the possibility of additional hours, depending on the gallery workload and event schedule.

Responsibilities

• Primary on-site sales representative
• Responsible for the day-to-day gallery operations
• Develop and maintain relationships with collectors
• Maintain regular communication with artists
• Coordination of gallery and related events
• Manage gallery finances in coordination with Gallery Director
• Assist in organizing gallery’s application and participation in domestic and international art fairs
• Responsible for supervising and coordinating art handling, installation and shipping
• Work closely with the Gallery Director to develop exhibitions and events
• Managing the communication and media exposure for the gallery

Qualifications

• College degree
• 3-5 years of experience in the contemporary art or art administration field (experience in documentary photography field a plus)
• Sales experience in luxury goods (gallery sales experience a plus)
• Passion and strategic thinking around art, sales & marketing
• Organized, responsible, reliable
• Strong decision-making skills and leadership qualities
• Autonomy, initiative, efficiency and flexibility
• High computer literacy on Apple Mac systems: Microsoft Office Suite, Mailchimp and social media sites, basic photo editing and retouching in Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Bridge
• Great people skills, polished appearance and professional demeanor

Salary commensurate with experience

How to Apply

Please send cover letter, resume and 3 references to info@anastasia-photo.com. Start date early-January or early February 2015.

 

 


• Job Title: Associate Director – Photo Gallery
• Job Type: Full-Time Job
• Employer: Photo Gallery
• website: www.anastasia-photo.com
• Location: New York, New York, United States

Job Categories: Museum and Gallery. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: art gallery, arts management, director, manager, photography, and sales. Location: New York. Job listing expires in 27 days.

Apply for this Job