This is a unique and exciting opportunity for an experienced manager to take responsibility for the day to day running of a new fine art gallery opening in April.


The duties will include meeting and greeting visitors to the gallery, selling art-work and providing information about stock, artists, forthcoming exhibitions etc.  You will also assist with promoting and setting up exhibitions, cataloguing acquisitions, keeping records and archives, taking delivery of art and other supplies and maintaining the gallery database.  In addition, you will be responsible for petty cash, banking and general admin.


This requires someone with a genuine interest and enthusiasm for fine art and knowledge of the current art scene.  An art related qualification would be preferred but not essential.  You must also have experience managing a gallery or similar retail outlet, excellent admin, sales and computer based skills, knowledge of accounting, plus the ability and confidence to deal with a wide range of people. 


Salary:                                   £15 - £20,000 pro rata, dependent on experience and qualifications


Hours of Work:                    In the region of 20 – 25 hours, four days per week including weekends, but must be willing to work extra hours, if required, for exhibitions or other events scheduled outside normal gallery opening times.


Please apply in writing or by email with a covering letter and CV to:-

41 Swain Street, Watchet TA23 0A

Closing date for applications 30th January 2012