Sales Director

Howard Greenberg Gallery

The Howard Greenberg Gallery, one of the pre-eminent galleries specializing in photography, seeks an Sales Manager for immediate hire. The Sales Manager is an integral member of the sales team and is responsible for managing multiple facets of gallery operations. The position requires a poised and professional demeanor, familiarity with gallery culture and the art world, strong writing and communication skills, flexibility, and an ability to work in a fast-paced environment while maintaining precise attention to detail. Room for career growth at HGG is anticipated for a position at this level.

The gallery represents over 45 artists and estates and has an active inventory of over 40,000 photographs. The gallery mounts approximately five exhibitions and participates in five art fairs annually.

Hours for this full-time position are 10am – 6pm, five days per week. Benefits include paid vacation and sick leave, substantial company contribution towards health insurance, and potential for annual bonus based on personal and business performance.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Sales, including building and maintaining client relationships

  • Assisting the Directors with exhibition planning and logistics

  • Coordinating consignment and loan agreements

  • Liaison to artists, artists’ studios, and estates

  • Tracking print orders and updating edition logs for photographs

  • Conducting museum outreach, including acquisitions, and facilitating donations

  • Assisting the Directors with art fair preparation and proposals

  • Travel as necessary for art fairs, artist and client liaison

Requirements

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in art history, photography, or a related field

  • 4 + years gallery experience

  • Strong track record in art sales

  • Knowledge of art databases, such as Art systems or Art base

  • Experience working with photographs required. Knowledge of historic photography preferred.

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to info@howardgreenberg.com . Salary: Commensurate with experience

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Posted on October 13