Hosfelt Gallery, a contemporary art gallery founded in San Francisco in 1996 and representing an international roster of artists and artists’ estates, is seeking an experienced Gallery Manager. The position is 32 – 40 hours/week on site, Tuesday through Saturday, with occasional late hours for receptions and events.
Manage the gallery calendar and well as all aspects of communications
Oversee events/programs as well as art fair applications and participation
Supervise gallery assistants and interns
Manage the physical infrastructure of the gallery
The ideal candidate will have/be:
Well-developed managerial skills and excellent organizational and communication skills
Self-directed, resourceful and adept at foreseeing issues and troubleshooting problems
A skilled writer, editor and proofreader
Knowledge of art history and contemporary art
A creative thinker who is excited by opportunities for developing original content
Prior gallery, auction house, or museum experience
Comfortable with technology
Able to work Saturdays and some evenings
Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and at least 5 years of full-time professional experience, preferably within an arts organization. Fluency in Apple OS and proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) as well as social media platforms is required. Knowledge of marketing and/or graphic design is strongly preferred.