Location: Kensington Gardens, Brighton
Hours: 2 days per week + holiday cover as needed. This will always include up to 3 weekends per month.
Salary – £22,000-£24,000 (pro rata) depending on experience.
28 days annual leave per year (pro rata)
Potential travel required to other sites in the UK (fully expensed)
About Hidden Galleries
Based in Bristol, Brighton, London and Bath, Hidden Galleries sell hand-signed and original work by the major artists of the 20th and 21st Centuries, alongside work by leading contemporary and urban artists. Our stock includes lithographs, prints, drawings, and original work by: Picasso, Matisse, Chagall, Dali, Miro, Warhol, Hockney, Banksy and many more.
Our team benefit from a relaxed environment, whilst being driven by a strong desire to share their knowledge of and passion for investment grade art.
About the Gallery Associate Role
Hidden are now seeking a confident, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic salesperson to join our small team in Brighton.
Previous experience in a sales role is preferred, along with the ability to work with a high degree of accuracy, attention to detail and a passion and knowledge for art from 20th & 21st Century, Banksy to Picasso.
Day to day you will be helping the Brighton team, from opening / closing procedures to taking care of the artwork and ensuring the Gallery always looks its absolute best.
Reporting to the Brighton Gallery Manager, you will be developing Hidden Brighton, identifying opportunities to grow your gallery client base, whilst offering exceptional customer service, helping to host private events, and ensuring the gallery is well-presented.
Confident and with an ability to share knowledge enthusiastically and effectively.
You will be a commercially minded person, with a keen interest in art and the art market (specifically C20th- C21st masters) and a strong desire to learn more.
I.T. Skills and organised.
Flexible approach to working days.
Friendly and approachable manner.
Proactive attitude and excellent work ethic. You will be a self-motivated individual who understands how to encourage new sales and develop successful relationships.
Eager to research and learn about the art we sell.
Self-motivated, positive, extremely well organised and have a strong work ethic.
Articulate and well mannered, with excellent written English.
Competitive salary and a target-based quarterly bonus.
Career progression and learning and development opportunities.
Autonomous working environment backed up by a larger team.