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Gallery Associate

Job details

Nadene Milne Gallery
15 Oct 2021
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Management & Admin


Nadene Milne Gallery is a highly established and respected contemporary dealer gallery with locations in both Christchurch and Arrowtown.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an individual with a proven managerial background to join our devoted team in a fast-paced and culturally rich creative environment as a Gallery Associate. The role is based in our Christchurch Gallery, however, travel between Christchurch and Arrowtown will be required on a semi-regular basis for exhibitions and training purposes. 

As a Gallery Associate, you will be responsible for the efficient delivery of all gallery operations including a regular programme of exhibitions, and the day-to-day management of the Christchurch gallery. You will be required to demonstrate high levels of professionalism, confidentiality, integrity, honesty and resilience. This is a fantastic opportunity to form relationships with both senior artists and collectors, alike, as well as for professional development. 

We ask that you have proven administrative gallery experience, superb written and verbal communication, experience managing projects or events to a budget and deadline, strong organisational skills, confident IT skills for the management of the gallery database, and most importantly; genuinely passionate about the visual arts & culture. 

We will offer you a thorough induction and training in a range of Adobe programmes, professional handling of artworks and gallery procedures.

This position comes with a generous hourly rate, and is based in the arts precinct of Christchurch.

The hours of work are from Tuesday to Friday 9am to 5pm and Saturday 10am to 5pm.


How to apply

To apply please send your CV, along with a cover letter to no later than Friday 15 October.

Written by

Nadene Milne Gallery

30 Sep 2021