Gallery Manager

  • Job Reference: 00000029-1
  • Date Posted: 4 November 2017
  • Recruiter: OliverMak Associates
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Executive Positions
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: stephen slater
  • Email: stephen.slater@olivermak.co.uk
  • Telephone: 0113 220 4741

Job Description

The futures a blank canvas. Paint something great on yours.

My client represents a new concept in art retailing. This rapidly expanding nationwide group is looking for talented and inspirational sales professionals for the exciting and challenging role of Gallery Manager. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in an inspirational sales environmentwith a beautiful product- unlike anything else on the high street!

Gallery Manager Role:

The Gallery is dedicated to providing a very personal service to their clientele. They offer art consultation on the artists we represent. This includes a fabulous home approval service where we take the art to a client’s home and install and hang the art correctly.

The role is a consultative sales role, you will be expected to work towards realistic but challenging individual sales targets and build a loyal client base. Other than delivering sales the successful candidate will have overall responsibility for the Gallery, ensuring your personal target is met and your sales consultants met their targets.  You will also have responsibility for stock, curating, hanging and preparing for exhibitions and private views.

The Gallery Manager:

You will be an outstanding individual who can combine proven excellent sales skills with the ability to motivate a team of staff. You will be able to form strong relationships with clients and to ensure that customer service expectations are always met and exceeded.

In addition to professionalism, you will have a ready smile and be willing to go the extra mile every day. If you have the confidence and flair to sell a £40,000 original painting, as well as the tenacity to source new clients and generate business on a daily basis, you may be looking at your dream job!

You will be hardworking and motivated by sales targets and be inspired by commissionable sales to ensure monthly targets are met in the Gallery.

This role offers the right person a great opportunity in art sales and the chance to run your own Gallery with the backing of a successful fine art group.

Gallery Manager Essential:

      - Successful sales person with a proven track record

      - Experience of motivating and inspiring a sales team

      - Full, clean driving license, for the home approval side of the role.

      - Very flexible with hours of work, rota’s are on a shift basis and weekend work is key for retail.

So if you want to be part of a great British success story and become one of their Gallery Manager please click ‘APPLY’ below.

Unfortunately due to the high volume of CV’s we receive we are unable to reply to unsuccessful candidates at this stage.