Art Gallery Manager Jobs in Philadelphia, PA at Morton Contemporary Art Gallery
Title: Art Gallery Manager
Company: Morton Contemporary Art Gallery
Location: Philadelphia, PA
One of Philadelphia’s premier contemporary art galleries is looking for a skilled and experienced art GALLERY MANAGER to oversee sales and day to day operations of gallery. Minimally 5 years in sales required, and preferred prior art gallery sales experience, a degree in fine art, art history, arts management, art administration, and/or design. We sell fine art paintings, photography, and sculpture. Candidate must be HIGHLY ORGANIZED and SELF-MOTIVATED.
To be successful in our fast paced art gallery, you must be hard working, dynamic, entrepreneurial, and an independent thinker with a passion for art and design, excellent customer service skills, and closing skills. Manger must be willing to proactively build and maintain client relationships, manage schedules, shipping, vendors, invoicing, events, artistic inventory, website, bookkeeping, and shipping. Gallery Manager will also oversee the coordination of our art exhibitions — monthly solo and group shows.
Proficiency in MailChimp, Shopify, Adobe Creative, Excel preferred.
Resumes must be submitted with a cover letter. We offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for growth!
HOURS: Wednesday through Sunday — 11am-7pm or 12noon-8pm. *MUST BE ABLE TO WORK WEEKENDS, NO EXCEPTIONS.
Responsibilities and Duties:
-Meticulous organization and management of day to day business operations
-Develop new and maintain existing client relationships
-Meet or exceed individual sales goals
-Provide the highest level of customer service along with strong follow up skills
-Become an expert on our art collection and custom framing
-Keep website up to date and assist with blogging
-Assist with management of all artistic inventory
-Manage vendors, shipping, calendars, publicity schedule, events, and exhibitions
-Competence in adobe creative, Excel, Canva, & Shopify very helpful, but can be trained.
-Assist with the management of artists
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $45,000.00 – $75,000.00 per year
Paid time off
8 hour shift
Ability to commute/relocate:
Philadelphia, PA 19107: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
Customer service: 3 years (Required)
Work Location: One location