The Wit Gallery

27 Church Street
Lenox, MA 01240

Date Posted:
November 09, 2018

Region:
Western Massachusetts

Category:
Retail/Sales/Waitstaff

Type:
Part-Time

Part time gallery assistant - The Wit Gallery, Lenox MA

Description:
A gallery assistant provides all around assistance in the gallery.


There are a few special people who have the gift of understanding the important connection between the art-lover and an artist’s work. If you have a keen eye for art and people, and good sales ability, please consider this position.


Interested candidates must be professional in dress and demeanor.


This is a part-time, year round position: 2 - 3 days per week November - April with potential for more hours during the high season in May - October.

Qualifications:

Face-to-face social and communication skills are essential

Customer service/Sales experience a must

Attention to detail and accuracy

Ability to follow instructions and timelines

Team oriented yet self-directed
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Google Drive
Skilled writing emails, newsletters, social media updates, general needs
Basic Photoshop a plus
Ability to lift heavy artwork
Knowledge of, or desire to learn about Art and Art Procedures
How To Apply:
Please send resume and any supporting materials to gallery.help.lenox@gmail.com
Apply by:
November 19, 2018
About this Organization:
Established in 1999, The Wit Gallery is one of the leading venues for contemporary art in the Berkshires. The name Wit is an acronym for "wonders in time", as the gallery strives to feature art that will transcend time. Lenox, located in the heart of the Berkshire Hills, is a place rich in cultural and historic treasures. Our location on Church Street sits amidst a bevy of charming shops and restaurants, perfect for a rejuvenating visit.


The gallery shows a diverse range of creative talent from emerging and established artists, in various media, including paintings, works on paper, photography, indoor and outdoor sculpture. The aim of the gallery is to delight our customers with selections of art imbued with light-heartedness and rigorous technical skill. Our staff of warm, welcoming curators work to ensure that all details of the artist's representation and customer purchases are handled efficiently. Each staff member combines their expertise to ensure that our artists and customers always experience the gallery at its best.