Maxwell Alexander Gallery is looking for an experienced, results driven entrepreneurial type leader to help manage and grow with the gallery. This includes digital presence, traditional sales both online and in-store, traditional marketing, public relations efforts, event planning, and overall assistance in the gallery’s ongoing exhibition schedule.
Position hours are Tuesday - Saturday, 10am to 6pm. Candidate will occasionally need to work additional evening hours and is expected to attend key gallery events.
Naturally Positive Attitude with an approachable personality
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Entrepreneurial, self-starter with hands-on approach
Ability to speak about art and art history as it pertains to the gallery’s program with the goal of selling
Ability to build relationships and interact with clients and artists in a professional and friendly manner
Ability to professionally follow up, note, and respond to sales e mails in a kind but assertive and organized manner
Excellent organization skills a must
Aware of current marketing trends
Ability to identify and exploit emerging trends and technologies
Resourceful, common sense-minded, analytical and creative
Ability to write/edit in a variety of writing styles, draft materials for newsletters and social media, with strong editing and proofreading skills
Detail-oriented with the ability to manage projects from inception through execution.
Quick to adapt and emotionally intelligent
Experienced with paid media and advertising a plus
Proficiency in Photoshop. Familiar with Squarespace, Illustrator, Video Editing Software and InDesign a plus.
Experience with Artsy, or a similar database program is ideal, but not mandatory.
Background in marketing/communications, or management, a plus