Prominent Newbury Street fine art gallery seeks a Gallery Assistant. Responsibilities will range from such administrative tasks as filing, ordering supplies, and data entry to more hands-on projects such as assisting with exhibition preparation and hanging. Other duties will include general gallery upkeep, management of client and inventory database, maintenance of reference library, production of marketing packages and answering incoming calls and emails. This is a wonderful opportunity to become exposed to the inner workings of a prestigious fine art gallery and be involved in a broad variety of tasks.
The ideal candidate will preferably have previous administrative experience, preferably with an art history degree, and proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and Access. Organizational skills, a pleasant phone manner, attention to detail, and the ability to work both independently and as a team are a must; some heavy lifting and evening hours may occasionally be required.
How To Apply:
Please email a cover letter expressing your interests and a resume to Catharine Holmes, Director of Marketing, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
January 01, 2019
Commensurate with experience, $15-18/hr
About this Organization:
Established in 1841, Vose Galleries is the oldest family-owned art gallery in the country. The gallery specializes in American artists from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries, and also features contemporary artists working in a realist tradition.