Foundry Gallery Job Opening: Gallery Director

By Editorial Team on November 8, 2022

Deadline: Thu, 01 December 2022

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Job Description
Help make Foundry Gallery the best small gallery in the Washington, DC area.

Foundry Gallery is a non-profit artist co-operative looking to hire a part-time Gallery Director for its 2118 8th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001 location.

The candidate will be responsible for staffing the gallery on Saturdays and Sundays from 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM and will: greet visitors, represent the gallery and its artists, assist with art sales, follow up on sales leads, and implement marketing and promotion initiatives.

Qualifications
The candidate must be polished and professional with excellent verbal and written communication skills, be able to build rapport with customers, possess a knowledge of art and art history, and have a working knowledge of relevant media and social media platforms.

Prior experience in sales, public relations, and/or marketing is a plus.

Compensation
$25.00 per hour salary, plus 10% commission

To Apply
Please send CV and three references (include name, affiliation, and contact information) to info@foundrygallery.org with GALLERY DIRECTOR in the subject line.

For best consideration, respond by December 1, 2022.