18 Feb, 2020

Gallery Intern (Part-time / Full-time) - de Sarthe Gallery

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de Sarthe Gallery is seeking highly motivated interns at its new gallery space in Wong Chuk Hang. The interns will have an opportunity to play a significant role in the early stages of planning exhibitions and fairs as well as the opportunity to work with leading artists. Candidates must be well organised, dynamic, detail-oriented, passionate, and exercise a professional decorum with discreet and sound judgment.

Responsibilities:

- Serve as the gallery's main point of contact (handle phone calls, greet visitors, answer enquiries)

- Manage daily operations of the gallery

- Fulfill gallery administrative tasks

- Assist the gallery director as assigned

- Contribute to the writing, editing and translating of exhibition and materials

- Help plan and organise the upcoming Exhibitions

Requirements:

- Current university student in the Art History, Visual Arts, Culture, and any other similar fields is preferable

- Highly proficient in English, Mandarin and/or Cantonese

- Excellent communication skills

- Interest in art, self motivated, well-organised and able to work independently

- Computer efficiency (i.e., Microsoft Office Suite)

- Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite would be an advantage

- The interns must commit at least 4 days a week (Tuesday - Friday) and must be able to work on Saturdays if neccessary

Please submit your résumé to [email protected] with the title “Gallery Internship” in the subject line. Please include your detailed daily availability, potential start date, and a writing sample.

Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only and will be destroyed within 2 months.

28 Sep, 2019

Project Assistant - Sin Sin Fine Art

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Sin Sin Fine Art presents a wide range of projects to increase awareness of the brand and bring art into the community. We are currently looking for a dedicated and hands-on Project Assistant to join our team.

Responsibilities:

- Design and development of all promotional and marketing material, including research and translation of written material
- Assist with day-to-day operations including general office administration
- Assist with planning and organizing exhibitions and various art/cultural events
- Update artwork inventory and client database
- Work on administrative and ad-hoc tasks from time to time

Requirements:

– 1-2 years of working experience
– Experience in the gallery/art industry would be an advantage
– Experience in graphic design and in using Adobe Creative Suite or other graphic design software
– Excellent in both written & spoken English and Chinese
– Proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite
– Adaptable, with excellent interpersonal skills
– Immediate availability preferred

Please send your CV to [email protected]

14 Feb, 2020

Art Consultant – Sundaram Tagore Gallery (Singapore)

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We’re a busy international contemporary art gallery with locations in New York, Singapore and Hong Kong. We are seeking a full-time art sales consultant in Singapore location branch but will interact with and may train at our other international branches.

We are seeking a responsible, highly motivated and positive individual to join our team who will approach the job with sales experience, enthusiasm, an avid willingness to learn and the utmost discretion.

Reporting to the Gallery Director, the Art Consultant is responsible for developing sales strategies and targets; and, collaborating with the entire sales team to meet the revenue goals.

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with Gallery Director to transform market intelligence into sales opportunities.
  • Increase revenue by a percentage over the prior year to be determined by the President and Finance Director.
  • Attend gallery and museum exhibitions to increase visibility in the art world.
  • Liaise with artists on select exhibitions, as determined by the Gallery Director.
  • Curate select exhibitions, as determined by the Gallery Director.
  • Ensure all visitors to the gallery have a good experience—by maintaining the reception area, providing accurate price lists and artist information, giving gallery tours and generally creating a welcoming environment.
  • Maintain an affiliate network of advisors to generate referral income.
  • Work closely with the Director and Gallery team to plan, organize and install art fair booths in specific markets.
  • Develop tailored and targeted offers to various client segments based on history, preferences and price.
  • Ensure timely follow up with clients after exhibitions and art fairs.
  • Respond to email inquiries and inquiries through 3rd party sales channels such as Ocula and Artsy.

PERSONAL QUALITIES

  • Thorough knowledge and appreciation for the artists in the program;
  • Self-discipline and managerial skills
  • Inspires teamwork and cooperation
  • Can articulate goals and work strategically
  • Excellent technical and interpersonal skills;
  • Can translate strategic options into projected financial outcomes;
  • Creative problem solving;
  • Consistency and reliability;
  • Remains calm and steady in a fast-changing environment.

REQUIREMENTS

  • BA and/or MA in Art History. 5+ years as a specialist or salesperson in the commercial art world.
  • Computer skills: MS Word, Excel, ArtBase.
  • Able to work at the gallery on weekends and at after-hour events.
  • Able to travel to international art fairs.

TO APPLY: Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter, with ART CONSULTANT in the subject line, to [email protected]