31 May 2018

Opportunity Description

The Goodman Gallery is looking for an experienced , organised and ‘hands-on’ Installation/Storeroom Manager to join our team in Johannesburg.

Salary: Dependant on Experience

Job Description

  • Exhibition management Johannesburg Gallery
  • Installation management
  • Technical Management
    – Technical installation for exhibitions (including planning and installation of film projections, plasma installations, sound installations, lighting)
    – Management of technical equipment, costing and budgeting for new equipment
  • Art Handling- ensuring that best practice is adopted in respect of art handling throughout the gallery- assisting the registrar
  • Ensuring best practice is adopted in respect of storing artwork- assisting the registrar
  • Warehouse/Storeroom(s) management- Ensuring all storerooms/warehouses are kept neat and ordered at all times and that all stored items are catalogued so that everything is easily located, accessible and safely kept- assisting the registrar
  • Exhibition/Event production management – production/oversight of exhibition/event requirements including lighting, walls, painting, maintenance etc as/when needed. Also, sourcing and dealing with best/most economical suppliers and materials.
  • Packing- developing appropriate standards and procedures for the receiving and packing of artworks including the development of rules (templates) for condition reports. Also, to ensure these policies and procedures are adhered to
  • Human resource management- management of installation/delivery team
  • Client installations – installations at clients homes

Required Experience & Skills

Basic AV & Technical skills

  • Strong project management skills
  • Knowledge of handling and storage of artworks (preferable but not essential)
  • Experience in artwork installations (preferable but not essential)

How to Apply

Please email all applications to: melanie@goodman-gallery.com

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted