THE JOB: Contemporary art gallery seeks to hire a general gallery assistant who has had at least one year of experience at another reputable art gallery. The position is available immediately to a highly organized, motivated, hardworking and positive applicant. We seek individuals who want a reliable job, with growth potential, and who will want to remain employed by us for 2 years minimum. Stronger applicants will be versatile and willing to do whatever is necessary for the good of the gallery. 

RESPONSIBILITIES: Updating website, social media coordination, updating database with contacts and new inventory, preparation of artist books, updating artists' CVs, booking travel, reception desk and telephone management, organizing details of opening receptions, etc.

SKILLS / REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to multi-task, prioritize, manage time, work fast and follow through with tasks to completion. Must have necessary computer skills (Filemaker, Wordpress, and Photoshop). Language skills a plus (Spanish / French / German). Applicant must have a great attitude and be able to get along well with other staff.

EXPERIENCE: Applicant must have had valuable experience at another commercial art gallery. Please DO NOT APPLY IF YOU HAVE NOT HAD SUCH EXPERIENCE. Your application will be ignored. 

APPLICATION: References required along with a cover letter describing applicant's strongest qualifications. Because attention to detail is crucial for this position, please note your favorite color at the end of your cover letter. 

HOURS: Work days are Tuesday thru Saturday, 10 - 6 with hours on Monday or Saturday evenings as needed. 

COMPENSATION: To be determined on a case by case basis.

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