Sales & Research Associate

Santa Fe

If you have a passion for research and learning new things, then sharing that information with others, our client is looking for you! This private gallery of 19th & 20th Century works on paper has an opening for a Part Time Sales & Research Associate in their downtown showroom. You will research, publicize, and sell pieces from the extensive private collection, as well as items consigned with the gallery.

 

Responsibilities

 

Sales – In person and over the phone

Assist with all general gallery functions

Research on current and future works added to the collection

Initiating contact and follow up with clients by phone, email and letters

Prepare for off-site shows (1-2 per year)

Write detailed descriptions for sales catalogs 

Interface with website and graphic designer

Moving & hanging artwork & occasional errands

 

Desired Profile

 

Previous sales experience preferred

Ability to sell through knowledge of each item

Excellent writing and proofing skills

Ability to communicate well with customers, dealers & suppliers

Good demonstrated research skills 

Mac platform proficiency necessary

Experience with digital photo management very helpful

Ability to assist with marketing for ads and catalogs a real plus

Proficient in FileMaker Pro, MS Word, MS Excel, bulk email campaign platforms, and Photoshop

 

 

Reports to

 

Owner

 

Location

 

Downtown Santa Fe (Parking Pass Included)

 

Schedule

 

Friday & Saturday, 9:00 – 5:00pm (some full time work when owner away)

 

Type of Employment

 

Direct Hire

 

Compensation

 

$18.00 - $20.00 per hour DOE + Bonus and commissions

 

 

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