Gallery Assistant/Social Media Coordinator
Based in Chicago for almost 30 years, Pistachios specializes in contemporary art jewelry, glass, and sculptural objects created by some of the most talented and cutting edge artists from around the world. We are looking to hire a dynamic, outgoing, organized, results-driven individual for a part time (1-2 days a week) gallery assistant position with a concentration on social media.
Our ideal candidate has experience in social media curating and copy writing as well as taking and editing content using an iPhone. In addition to social media, daily requirements will include processing sales, following up with customer inquiries, and maintaining the gallery and visual displays.
While you will be in the gallery making sales and maintaining visual displays, your main responsibility will be up-keeping our social media presence. Our most used platform is instagram, so knowledge about trends, campaigns, and scheduling apps is appreciated.
We are looking for someone with strong proven sales and customer service experience, excellent communication skills, and is able to work independently as well as in a group.
Proficient computer skills
Professional written and verbal skills
Knowledge of basic Adobe Photoshop/editing softwares
2+ years relevant sales and customer service experience is appreciated (luxury/high end goods a plus; knowledge of jewelry/metals/gemstones a plus)
Attention to details and problem solving
Work well independently and as part of a team
Must be able to stand for long periods of time
Team sales goal bonuses
Featured artist openings and exhibitions
Hourly wage offer is to commensurate with qualifications and experience.
To be considered, email a cover letter, resume, social media coordinating examples, and at least 3 professional references to email@example.com. No phone calls please.