9 May 2018

Full-Time Associate Director – Gallery

Fraenkel Gallery   * San Francisco, California, United States

Job Description

Fraenkel Gallery seeks a full-time Associate Director.

The ideal candidate will have a BA or MA in Art History and/or Arts Administration, and at least three years of gallery sales experience. Superior writing skills, the ability to multi-task under pressure, and a thorough working knowledge of the history of photography and contemporary art are required.

Discretion, a collaborative spirit and a positive frame of mind are essential requirements for this upper-level position.

Primary responsibilities include:

• Working directly with collectors, artists, and institutions
• Spearheading the design and development of digital sales tools for the gallery’s audience
• Supporting Directors’ outreach via phone, email and online presentations
• Monitoring global art markets to identify trends and implement sales strategies
• Developing and managing timelines for all internet communications (newsletters, invitations, presentations, etc.), ensuring campaigns are created and deployed on schedule
• Working with Directors to determine content for e-newsletters; design, test, and deploy
• Fielding requests and receiving guests in Directors’ absence
• Participating in gallery openings and events
• Being a presence in the Bay Area arts community to increase gallery profile and to gather market intelligence


Interested candidates should please send a cover letter and resume to position@fraenkelgallery.com

Job Categories: Museum and Gallery. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: art gallery, arts administration, associate, contemporary art, director, and photography. Salaries: California.

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