Barrett Barrera Projects is currently accepting applications for a full-time Registrar Position at Barrett Barrera Projects and projects+gallery.
The Registrar will be a key member of the team charged with managing the company’s St. Louis-based private art collection, as well as traveling with Barrett Barrera Projects’ growing slate of touring exhibitions for installation and deinstallation oversight. Work includes, but is not limited to: strategizing the best database system(s) to monitor objects and collections, cataloguing current and incoming collection items, facilitating movement of work between locations and institutions, and generating and managing loan agreements, facility reports, installation and deinstallation instructions, insurance paperwork, and all other documentation related to objects and loans.
The right candidate will have at least 5 years’ experience in collections management. Experience with traveling exhibitions and/or museum registration experience is highly desirable. Furthermore, this position requires a self-motivated person who is flexible, detail-oriented and able to see projects through to completion. The Registrar will work not only with management and staff, but with international and national partners/teams, therefore, should be able to maintain positive relationships with a variety of stakeholders, both internally and externally, and communicate effectively to teams onsite and on a day-to-day basis. Excellent project management skills and demonstration of such is a requirement.
Reports to: Vice President, Barrett Barrera Projects
Hours: Full Time (40 hours/week), 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday (hours may vary when traveling)