Art Editions Staff Member

Fondation Beyeler

The Fondation Beyeler is one of the internationally renowned and most visited museums in Switzerland. Located in an idyllic park in Riehen near Basel, Renzo Piano’s museum building is is considered one of the most beautiful art houses in Europe, as it harmoniously combines nature, architecture and art. art. The Fondation Beyeler is home to one of the world’s finest private collections and presents and continuously presents high-quality exhibitions of modern and contemporary art. In accordance with the the wishes of its founders, it is particularly committed to communicating art to the general public

public and to young people.

Our Art Shop carries a select assortment of books, posters, design objects and Art editions. For the consultation of customers, the sales, the administrative and logistic handling of the Art Editions in the areas of B2B / E-Commerce & Digital, we are looking for as of July 1, 2021 or by agreement, initially limited until the end of 2022, for an Art Editions Staff Member 60 % – 70 %.

Responsibilities
  • Strategic expansion of the B2B business

  • Establishment and expansion of a B2B customer base

  • Development of online store / e-commerce

  • Content for social media, newsletter, website

  • Ensuring sales promotion and marketing measures

  • Planning and implementation of documentation for prospective customers of Art Editions

  • Compiling relevant data for digital presentation in web store

  • Collaboration with the Art Shop management and the responsible curator in the procurement of image material and texts for the certificates of the Art Editions

  • Continuous growth of the Art Editions department

  • Expansion of customer segments

  • Deepening of commercialization & development of new sales channels

Requirements
  • Professional experience in a comparable function, preferably in the field of art and design (e.g. gallery business), experience in logistical issues or commercial training

  • Professional experience in e-commerce

  • Interest and enthusiasm for art, architecture and design

  • Very good user knowledge of the common office programs, of merchandise and management systems

  • German spoken and written, good knowledge of English and French

  • Independent, reliable and organized way of working, communicative ability, Flexibility and ability to work under pressure even under time pressure

How to Apply

You can expect a challenging and versatile job in an international and dynamic working environment in the cultural sector with a motivated team.

Please send your complete application documents written in German to personal@fondationbeyeler.ch. Fondation Beyeler, Daniela Cantoni, Baselstrasse 77, CH-4125 Riehen, Tel. +41 (0)61 645 97 33

Posted on May 28