Jackson Junge Gallery is currently seeking a Gallery Assistant for a full-time position.
The duties of the Gallery Assistant will consist of helping with day-to-day operations; answering phones, e-mail correspondences, and general gallery up keep. This is a sales position; strong salesmanship is required.
The Gallery Assistant will be responsible for greeting guests, conducting sales transactions, working with custom framing clients, setting-up and breaking down private gallery events and on-site pop-up festivals. Additionally, the position requires a general knowledge of graphic design with responsibilities including, the creation of promotional materials and up-keep of daily social media accounts. Other duties include preparation, installation, and shipping of artwork.
Bachelor’s Degree is required along with a general knowledge of Art and Art History.
Must be outgoing, professional, and personable.
Experience in sales or customer service strongly required.
Past retail employment, with a knowledge in store and product merchandising, is preferred.
Must be able to lift 50 lbs. and can function on a ladder.
Must be flexible and willing to work nights and weekends.
Familiarity with social media, Adobe Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, and possess the ability to learn new software quickly.
Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com. Please no calls.