International Poster Gallery

460C Harrison Avenue Suite C20
Boston, MA 02118
internationalposter.com
info@internationalposter.com

Date Posted:
January 15, 2019

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Retail/Sales/Waitstaff

Type:
Part-Time

Part-Time Gallery Administration & Sales

Description:

Leading antique poster gallery seeks an organized and versatile part-time associate for 24 hours per week to join our bright and hard-working team. He or she will contribute to a wide range of administrative, sales and digital marketing tasks required in a small, fast-paced art gallery environment. This role offers potential for growth and additional hours.


The ideal candidate should be:

· A self-starter with experience in high-end retail, gallery sales or customer service.

· Able to engage customers both in-person and remotely.

· Excellent judgement, time-management and prioritization.

· Excels at problem solving & is willing to learn and pitch in.

· A mature and articulate individual with a collaborative and enthusiastic nature will fit in well with IPG’s small team.

Qualifications:

· Bachelor’s Degree required; Art History, Arts Management or Fine Arts preferred.

· Knowledge and a demonstrated interest in art and history are required.

· Comfort with handling art, cataloging and order processing.

· 1-2 years’ experience in a fine art or upscale retail setting preferred.

· Strong administrative skills with fine attention to detail and judgement.

        · Web & PC savvy.

        · Touch typing: 60 wpm or better required.

· Must be available Saturdays and/or Sundays on a regular basis (this is not a seasonal job).

How To Apply:

Please send resume and cover letter to info@internationalposter.com. Or drop by the gallery on week-days.

Apply by:
February 17, 2019
Salary:
Commensurate with Experience
About this Organization:
International Poster Gallery is a leading dealer of antique advertising posters for the home, the collector and museums globally. After 23 years on Newbury Street, the gallery relocated two years ago to the SoWa Art and Design District in Boston's South End. The Gallery's website offers one of the most comprehensive on-line collections of vintage posters in the world.