KÖNIG GALERIE is seeking a highly motivated and organized professional who wants to be part of an established contemporary art gallery in Berlin. The Sales Director is a full-time position and requires flexibility for additional hours based on the needs of the gallery. Candidates must possess proven relationships with clients, collectors and museums. We pay commission on top of fixed salary. This position is available immediately.
Create and maintain strong relationships with artists, curators, institutions and collectors.
Develop a comprehensive understanding of the gallery artists’ work and communicate this effectively to clients
Communicate consistently and proactively with the sales team to review offers, sales, and sales opportunities
Attend gallery openings, art fairs, and other events on behalf of the gallery
Inform clients of upcoming exhibitions and fair presentations, providing supporting materials as needed
Extensive sales experience in a contemporary art gallery or auction house
Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Including creation of press releases, catalogues, and art fairs applications.
Self-motivated, trustworthy, and responsible
Able to work successfully in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment