Sales Floor Associate/Gallery Associate

Jac Forbes Gallery + Canvas Malibu

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The Sales Associate role at the Jac Forbes Gallery + Canvas Malibu is a seminal position for communicating our mission, approach, and understanding of exhibitions to visitors and clients. This role will be responsible for setting an elevated and welcoming tone for the client experience within the space. As a gallery with a retail concept on the second floor, you will be expected to support Canvas Malibu retail upstairs as well.

The ideal candidate is warm, intelligent, well-spoken, is comfortable working with a close-knit team, and has experience in gallery operations and retail sales. The role reports directly to the head curator and will have the opportunity to interface with a number of notable artists, collectors, and curators.


Represent the Jac Forbes Gallery + Canvas Malibu brands to clients and visitors

Gallery and retail sales

Maintain a consistent aesthetic appearance of the gallery and retail floor at all times

Monitor and craft communications on behalf of the gallery

Complete research-based projects

Create and organize informational gallery documents

Create and post daily social media content, create marketing materials,

Work as a team member for Jac Forbes Gallery + Canvas Malibu events

Open/close procedures on the POS and Square systems

Perform daily gallery and retail maintenance


Skills and Qualifications:

College education preferred

Work experience in sales/retail

Knowledge of the Los Angeles art scene

Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite, Google Suite, Point of Sale, and Square

Social media and marketing skills

Comfortable working weekends

How to Apply

Please send CV to with header : Gallery Associate Job Listing

Posted on April 19