Boston Art, Inc.

21 Drydock Avenue #710E
Boston, MA 02210
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Date Posted:
April 01, 2021

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Production/Design

Type:
Full-Time

Project Manager

Description:

Boston Art is seeking a full-time Project Manager with a great, artistic eye and prior office experience to join our fun and hard-working team. He or she will report to and work as a client service team with one of our firm’s art consultants, collaborating on each project handled by that consultant. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a passion for art and a strong proclivity for business/project management to make an impactful contribution at a rapidly growing company.

Responsibilities:

· Serve as a dedicated right-hand to an art consultant

· Contribute to development of creative material and oversee execution of multiple administrative projects simultaneously; monitor and manage project progress and ensure deadlines are met

· Maintain appointment schedule, manage all emails and communications, meet with clients in consultant’s absence and attend and take notes at all client meetings

· Serve as the liaison between the art consultant, client, frame shop and installation team

· Research fine art treatments; communicate with artists and vendors on behalf of consultant; order artwork

· Understand the key contacts and business goals of art consultant and assist consultant in building relationships and developing client pool; proactively seek new business and opportunities

· Execute follow-up on appointments, conversations, walk-throughs and conference calls·

· Prepare letters, proposals, invoices, purchase orders and expense reports


 Our Ideal Candidate:

· Has a strong interest in both the arts and business administration

· Is a proven strategic thinker and self-starter who is well-organized, detail-oriented and has a history of exceeding expectations

· Is creative, outgoing, self-confident, mature and ambitious

· Is a team-worker and collaborator, as well as someone independently motivated

· Is dedicated to executing deliverables to the highest standards; goes the extra mile

· Has a strong visual sense and an eye for design

· Has the ability to convey artwork concepts with specificity and directness

· Has experience managing multiple projects simultaneously with precision

· Thrives in a fast-paced and goal-driven environment

· Exhibits excellent judgment, time-management and prioritization skills in order to meet deadlines

· is not a clock-watcher or someone who is unwilling to step outside their job description

· Is committed to the company; someone who will contribute to the life and culture of Boston Art

Qualifications:

· Bachelor’s Degree required (please include GPA and any awards or recognition); art history or studio art preferred

· 1-3 years administrative, project management or office experience is preferred, but we may be willing to train if you are a recent college graduate

· Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills

· Strong computer skills; Microsoft Office mastery is required

· Knowledge of graphic design, database management and Adobe Creative Suite

· Driver’s license required

How To Apply:
Please send your resume to john.kirby@bostonartinc.com
Apply by:
April 16, 2021
Salary:
$45,000 - $55,000
About this Organization:

Boston Art is a full-service art consulting firm that specializes in planning, designing, framing and delivering custom art programs for corporate, healthcare, hospitality and residential clients. By collaborating directly with clients, architects, interior designers and others involved with art purchases, our experienced consultants develop a custom approach to each project in order to meet and exceed client needs for art programs. Through an appreciation of the client's goals, Boston Art is able to build an art program that fosters a specific environment, evokes a particular history, reflects a set of values and, ultimately, gracefully reflects the identity of the client. We support hundreds of local and national artists and maintain a rotating inventory of artwork in a variety of styles, media and price ranges.

As a team, we work hard and enjoy a close-knit company culture. We are a group of intelligent, creative and dedicated art-lovers. We value individuals who share new ideas, solutions and talents with the group.