Commercial Gallery Assistant/Registrar

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Commercial Gallery Assistant/Registrar

The application deadline for this opportunity has passed.

Successful candidates will:

  • Hold a minimum of a Bachelor of Fine Arts and at least one year of gallery or arts-related experience.
  • Have knowledge and interest in contemporary art and its various practices.
  • Have a driver’s license and clean driving record.
  • Be pleasant and positive and have effective verbal communication with solid writing skills.
  • Demonstrate excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment; able to anticipate needs.
  • Demonstrate integrity.
  • Focused on high-quality outcomes.
  • Demonstrate discretion, tact, initiative and sound judgment skills.
  • Have intermediate to advanced computer skills and social media tools.
  • Demonstrate formal installation knowledge.
  • Be confident with the use of power tools.

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Assist gallery Director and Assistant Director with all aspects of day to day gallery practices.
  • Regular maintenance of gallery.
  • Handling and unpacking of artwork while ensuring the safety and security of artwork at all times.
  • Website maintenance.
  • Handling inquiries via telephone and email.
  • Performing a variety of administrative tasks.
  • Gaining comprehensive knowledge of gallery artists to interact with visitors.

Position: Commercial Gallery Assistant/Registrar
Location: 730 11th Ave. SW Calgary AB T2R 0E4
Terms: 20 – 30 hours per week
Wage: Determined upon experience

Please forward cover letter, resume and references to by January 4, 2019.

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