Opportunity Description

ASSISTANT/S needed to start immediately.
Must be available to work Saturdays / and or Sundays.
We are recruiting part-time assistants to act in a supportive role to the full time staff and assist with exhibitions.
The applicant must be available for Saturdays, and to be able to fill in on a weekday when needed.
The applicant must be highly reliable, and enthusiastic.
Job description:
  • Sales Assistant, and front desk receptionist.
  • Experience and abilities required:
  • Interest in, and passion for Art.
  • Prior experience working at an Art Gallery would be highly preferable.
  • Customer liaison, sales follow-through, and sales administration.
  • Must be confident, friendly and service directed towards gallery visitors.
  • Artvark is an established, and diverse art gallery, which will require agility in getting to know the exhibiting artist’s databases, catalogues, administration and post-sales logistics.
  • Ability to multi task, attending to multiple duties as required, with a ‘hands on’ attitude.
  • Excellent communicator, both in person and online.
  • Computer literate, with proficiency in MICROSOFT WORD and EXCEL
  • Display a high degree of professionalism, and be neatly presented.
  • Creating posts for and maintaining our Social Media accounts.
  • Must be self-directed and proactive.
  • Be able to work well under pressure.
  • Should reside locally or be able to commute easily to Kalk Bay.
  • Must have contactable references.

How to Apply

To apply, please send the following to the gallery Directors at with the subject line: Gallery Assistant 2022.
  • CV
  • A letter of motivation
  • Contactable references
  • Copy of certificate(s)/ qualifications.
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48 Main Road.
Kalk Bay
Cape Town