Director of Operations
We are looking for a talented Director of Operations to join our team in Downtown, Los Angeles.
Must be able to see the larger picture, plan, execute, and bring projects to completion.
Candidate must be self-sufficient, very organized, passionate, business-minded, and strategic in the long and short term.
Must have a kind attitude with a strong work ethic and a love for art and culture.
Must be able to wear multiple hats in a fast-paced environment.
This candidate will be overseeing the overarching vision and strategy with Sam and Tury & the core team, as well as day-to-day running of the studio and its related businesses – including sales, communications, business development, supervision of studio staff, product production, archives, and general daily studio operations and logistics.
This candidate will work closely with the two artists that make up FriendsWithYou (Sam & Tury), their Manager, and their Studio Manager on various projects, helping to realize large scale installations, helping to manage our various Intellectual Properties and corporate partnerships, and everything in between.
We are looking for a real self-starter who can run with multiple projects and see them to completion.
A plus if bi-lingual (Spanish, Mandarin, or Coding).
– Strong strategic execution skills
– Excellent organizational and leadership abilities.
-In depth knowledge of diverse business functions.
– Outstanding communication and people skills (ability to speak with corporate partners, clients, and collectors alike)
– Excellent writing skills
– Familiarity with various business, organizational and planning software.
– An energetic team player, with a can-do attitude and a positive personality
– Minimum of 5 years professional experience in related industry.
Education: Experience is most important. A Degree in Business Administration, or Bachelor’s in an Art related degree
Experience: Ideally 5 years in a similar, creative environment
Industry/Position: Fine Art / Production / Sales / Manager
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Starting: In person at our studio in the beginning of June. Interviewing ASAP.
Instagram: @FriendsWithYou // Twitter.com/FriendsWithYou
Competitive salary based upon experience.
Health & Dental benefits included + Paid time off
To apply please send resume and cover letter to:
Job Categories: Arts and Culture. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: administration, communication, culture, director, and Director of Operations. States: California.
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