Communications Manager

Peter Freeman, Inc.

Peter Freeman, Inc. is hiring a Communications Manager. The Communications Manager leads the Gallery’s digital initiatives, printed matter design and production. This role requires a strong marketing sensibility, a keen sense of design and advanced software skills. It is an opportunity to work within a small close-knit team and make a big impact. This is a leadership role, candidate must be able to take initiative, and work well under pressure.

Responsibilities

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Works closely with the Director, Sales and Research leads to develop communication strategies.

  • Liaising with members of the press: circulating press release and following up, maintaining a calendar of press deadlines, maintaining lists of writers, releasing images for press and publications.

  • Manages timetable for communications materials, events and initiatives.

  • Implements advertising design strategy and manages advertising budget.

  • Updates and maintains Gallery website via Exhibit-e.

  • Designs and produces special-project digital publications using the “OVR” (Online Viewing Room) subscription feature, also through Exhibit-e.

  • Oversee visual archiving, including communications with photographer, processing and saving digital photos to the server, adherence to size, resolution and naming conventions; maintaining a strict organization of our image server. Color correcting when needed.

  • In-house graphic design and printing of sales materials as needed.

  • Graphic design of posters, postcards and small publications; liaising with the printer.

  • Creating email announcements via Mailchimp and Instagram posts

  • Scale model building by hand and in SketchUp for gallery exhibitions and art fair booths

  • Other tasks as needed

Requirements

Skills and Requirements:

  • 3-6 years working in graphic design

  • Excellent skills in InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator; video editing skills a plus;

  • Knowledge of SketchUp, Artbase and mail chimp

  • Solid skills in pre-press, specification and file preparation for diverse forms of digital and offset production

  • Good communication skills and ability to function as part of a team

  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines

  • Previous gallery experience

  • Excellent organization skills

  • Great collaborator

How to Apply

This is a full-time, on-site position, Tuesday-Saturday 10am-6pm. Salary is commensurate with experience in the range of $50,000-$60,000 annually. Health and dental benefits are provided as well as generous vacation time. Please send your resume and cover letter to catherine@peterfreemaninc.com, no phone calls please.

Peter Freeman, Inc., founded in 1990, represents leading international artists and estates of several generations and specializes in important paintings, sculptures, and drawings of the

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Posted on May 14