16 November 2018

Opportunity Description

Lizamore & Associates Gallery is seeking a motivated, enthusiastic, and experienced marketing, public relations and sales manager to join their team in Johannesburg.

Applicants with a graphic design experience are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate must have experience in the contemporary South African art market and preferably have a Honours in History of Art or similar qualification.

The successful candidate will report directly to the Curator.

The range of tasks include:

  • General marketing
  • Writing and distribution of press release and media liaisons
  • Content Creation
  • Social media management
  • General graphic design, including exhibition invitations, catalogues, etc.
  • Website and mailing list management and maintenance
  • Artist liaison
  • Sales
  • Client liaison

Skills and experience required:

  • Knowledge of contemporary South African art
  • Basic Graphic Design skills (proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite)
  • Proficiency in Squarespace and Mailchimp will be beneficial
  • Skilled in writing and content creation
  • Experience in marketing, media and public relations
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in sales and client liaisons will be beneficial
  • A professional manner
  • Keen eye for detail

Working Hours: Tuesday to Friday, 9:00 to 17:00 & Saturdays, 09:30 am to 15:00.
Additional hours during exhibition installations, openings and fairs will be required.

How to Apply

To apply, please submit the following to teresa@lizamore.co.za:

  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • 2 Letters of recommendation/references

Please provide an indication of current and expected remuneration. Salary commensurate with experience and/or skill level as well as industry norm.  The applicant should preferably be able to begin as soon as possible

For any enquiries please contact Teresa Lizamore at 082 6514702