Assistant to the Director (Part-Time)

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Assistant to the Director (Part-Time)




Octavia Art Gallery – Houston is looking for an assistant to the director to work Saturdays and for an additional 1-2 days for the week of monthly exhibitions.

This position is ideal for those who are interested in learning about commercial gallery organization, get experience art handling, and wish to work with art professionals, clients, and artists. Academic credit is possible.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting the gallery director in day-to-day tasks
  • Assisting during after-hours special events
  • Creating and implementing a new template for the press archive
  • Assisting with marketing via social media
  • Basic art handling
  • Basic administrative tasks such as: creating/editing documents, answering the phone, running errands, office organization, etc

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Major/minor in Art History or Studio Art preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience using social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter) and Microsoft Office
  • Reliable form of transportation needed
  • Ability to attend/work during after-hours special events
  • Availability on Saturdays a must

To apply: Please send an email introducing yourself and indicating your interest in the position with CV attached to Georgia Carter Fox ( References may be requested at a later date.

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