Front of House / Gallery Assistant
OrganisationGow Langsford Gallery
Closes26 Jan 2020
Posted on15 Jan 2020
Work typePart time employment
Work classificationManagement & Admin, Visual Arts
Gow Langsford is a commercial art space committed to fostering and promoting the best contemporary art from New Zealand and abroad. The position of Gallery Assistant is a multi-faceted job which requires a broad knowledge of local and international art, a high level of organisation, excellent communication skills, initiative and energy.
The position is a job share and will be 3 days per week, including Saturdays. It is a fixed term contract for maternity cover; immediate start until 1 February 2021.
The successful applicant will have a relevant tertiary qualification; experience in the arts sector and preferably a background in arts administration. A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe photoshop is required. The role includes Front of House and reception duties, critical writing and sales. A proven record of sales, practical installation skills and advanced Adobe skills are an advantage. Immediate start preferred.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to continue their career in arts administration.