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.
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.
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.
Please submit a cover letter and complete CV to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org 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.