Sales Associate & Media Coordinator

Christopher Grimes Gallery

Santa Monica, CA

Christopher Grimes Gallery is seeking a highly motivated, organized and detail-oriented individual to fill the Sales Associate and Media Coordinator position. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Sales and Client Relations:

Work in tandem with the director and owner of the gallery to develop sales campaigns and create/coordinate the support materials associated with such campaigns. Organize and maintain up-to-date records of artist activities, acquisitions and reviews for the portfolios, website, binders and sales packets.

Press/Media:

Maintain current and develop new press contacts; distribute press releases; manage online listings for exhibitions. Maintain active and relevant presence on the gallery website as well as all social media sites to bring further awareness to the program.

Administration:

Maintain inventory and artists records, and support the director with everyday tasks at the gallery and during opening receptions.

A qualified candidate should have a B.A. in Art History or related field and a minimum of one-year gallery experience. Working knowledge of ArtBase or other client/inventory management system, Mac proficiency, Adobe Photoshop and InDesign skills are a must. S/he should be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment, work well both individually and as part of a team. The gallery is looking for someone who is committed to working with the gallery for an extended period of time.  

Salary is commensurate with experience. 

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter and complete CV to the following address: gallery@cgrimes.com with the subject line "Sales Associate and Media Coordinator." Submissions without this information will not be considered.

No phone calls or walk-ins will be accepted.

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