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Gallery Directors are responsible for running art galleries and overseeing every day operations. Typical example resumes for Gallery Directors describe duties like promoting the establishment, hiring and managing staff, budgeting, networking with artists, developing exhibition plans, organizing events, and running education programs. Qualifications such as leadership, organization, analytical thinking, multitasking, communication abilities, and time management are often seen of Gallery Director resume samples. Most candidates for this role hold a degree in an art-related field.

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11

Gallery Director

  • Publicized and restored gallery space between exhibitions
  • Evaluated applications for individual and group installations for weekly scheduled exhibitions
  • Managed security deposits and gallery rental fees of weekly artists
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BFA
Specialization
12

Gallery Director

Customer Service: customer conflict resolution, managed loyalty program, trained staff in relationship selling
Sales: regularly set and achieved monthly sales goals, trained staff in sales techniques, including upselling.

  • Operations: answering phones, emails, mail, payroll, inventory management, general office administration
  • Staff management: hiring/termination, training, evaluations, setting individual goals
  • Event Planning: organized retail & community events for 20 -1000 people
  • Marketing/Advertising: email campaigns, print and radio ads, promotions
  • Business development & growth: oversaw new retail location expansions
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Cultural Anthropology
13

Gallery Director/customer Service Specialist

  • Developed and implemented plans to maximize sales and meet or exceed goals and objectives.
  • Developed effective marketing and training strategies to expand market presence and increase revenues and profitability to 43% from the year before.
  • Managed all customer areas including merchandising, inventory, training, customer service and sales.
  • Known as a gifted motivator with a talent for recognizing individual strengths and weaknesses and for developing a stable work force.
  • Strong supervisory, communication and customer service skills in a fast paced, retail environment.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
14

Intern As An Assistant Gallery Director

  • Developed relationships with customers and artists that the gallery represents
  • Planed, facilitated and hosted gallery events a couple of times per week
  • Updated the latest news from the gallery on social networking websites
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BBA
Finance (cumulative Gpa: 361)
MA
Finance (cumulative Gpa: 398)
Tourism Management
15

Gallery Director

Responsible for comprehensive Gallery management and operations inclusive of Sales, Advertising, Merchandising, Customer Service, Quality Control, Artist Relations, and Vendor Relations

  • Analyzed sales to define sales strategy and execute against goals
  • Successfully increased sales revenues 12 consecutive years as Gallery Director
  • Developed consumer and commercial client base utilizing excellent customer service skills
  • Defined and executed the marketing strategy inclusive of advertising, special events, newsletters, and utilizing all social media outlets (Facebook, Linkedin)
  • Successfully established professional client base of designers, artists, and photographers, including all bids and contract productions and negotiations.
  • Produced quarterly art shows, monthly artist open houses, and client appreciation parties.
  • Executed end to end product quality control inclusive of design, research, and fitting of all art work to final client delivery
  • Stayed abreast of current marketing trends, d├ęcor styles, framing education, art and art education.
  • Responsible for identifying lucrative business opportunities and promotion of the Gallery
  • All merchandising within the gallery-hanging and changing art work, corner samples, signage
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
20
years
at this job
Business
16

Gallery Director

Sales and installation of high-end contemporary artwork by single artist.

  • Develop trustworthy client relationships for high-end art sales.
  • Daily small business management tasks, curate gallery.
  • Special event production/coordination.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills required.
  • Coordination between five galleries in three states crucial to seamless retail operations.
  • Increased sales in overall soft art market.
Candidate Info
35
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Telecommunications And Film
17

Marketing Manager / Gallery Director

Manages daily operations of two fine art gallery locations and multiple artists.

  • Gallery marketing duties of online advertisements, print and community outlets
  • Develop and send out email blasts to 2500 gallery collectors. Public email marketing of 12,000 per month.
  • Conduct local, regional and national art industry research for analyzing our own gallery abilities.
  • Maintain records and files, along with preparing client correspondences.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Management
MBA
Entrepreneurship
18

Gallery Director

  • Coordinated installations and art sales
  • Worked with Board of Directors on selecting annual installations
  • Coordinated gallery events and rentals
  • Designed instructional program schedule and offerings
  • Trained employees and volunteers
  • Assisted with Box office management
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Music Composition
MA
Business Adminstration
19

Assistant Gallery Director/art Consultant

Represent 58 local, national and world-renowned artists who work in the disciplines of painting, sculpture, hand blown glass and reverse-painted crystal and crystalline acrylic

  • Make recommendations on gallery purchases, perform receivership services, instruct shipping department and ensure adequate security; follow up with clients
  • Greet patrons, show and discuss work, inform on artist biographies, philosophy of work, methods of creation and body of work, negotiate price and close the sale
  • Sell in the gallery and over the Internet and develop long-term clientele for residual sales
  • Met and exceeded sales expectations, achieving top sales consultant status multiple times
  • Trained 20 new consultants on opening and closing the gallery, sales techniques and closing skills, developing client relationships and shipping.
  • Develop contacts and seek to create a network of art dealers, owners, collectors and artists
  • Research, acquire and sell paintings
  • Develop knowledge of client preferences and collections; provide specialized viewings and acquisitions according to taste
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Fine Arts
Fine Arts
20

Gallery Director

Before opening, developed operational and tracking systems for the gallery.

  • Played an active role in representing the collective's vision to the public and the media.
  • Responsible for the daily and long-term operation of the gallery including maintaining
  • Work with all member artists to achieve the collective's mission and to reach
  • Responsible for coordinating and working with all show planning teams.
  • Implemented all marketing and PR communications.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
English / Art History

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