GALLERY ASSISTANT at Gallery MOMO, Johannesburg

Gallery MOMO Johannesburg is looking for a full time and experienced Gallery Assistant to join our team, someone dynamic, a self-starter who is highly organised and has a passion for the art world. Candidates should be able to function in a fast pace environment while maintaining a high quality work.

Duties include the following:


  • Administrative duties include fielding enquiries, artwork logistics, publication stock list
  • Client liaison, sales, enquiries
  • Updating administration files - digital and hardcopy, mailing lists and maintaining communication with visitors and clients
  • Updating artist information
  • Proof reading texts and proposals

Social Media

  • Compiling social media content and schedule
  • Archiving articles and features

Exhibitions & Projects

  • Artist liaison
  • Production for exhibitions, sourcing materials for artists


  • Artwork photographing and cataloguing
  • Additional tasks include setting up exhibitions, as well as artist and client liaison and basic graphic design.
  • Such tasks require good organizational, ability to work well under pressure and an independence that does not prevent working well within a team.

The position is in the Johannesburg gallery.


  • Applicable Tertiary qualification. Fluent English and Computer Literate.
  • Additional: Knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop. Drivers license will be an advantage.

Remuneration: Negotiable depending Experience.

To apply:
Please send a CV, along with a covering letter of motivation to
Applications close on 25 August 2017

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.

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