Arts, Culture and Technology Message Board › Job Posting - GALLERAY - Account Director PR & Social Media
New York, NY
New York, New York, United States
Are you currently working within the fine art industry? Do you have a passion for public relations, social media and brand marketing? Would you like to become an integral member of a high-growth art startup, both creating opportunities for artists and introducing art to the general public?
Galleray is an innovative and fresh-thinking art startup based in New York City, the fine art capital of the world. Our mission is to connect people with and through art by the continued and rapid improvement of an online social gallery designed for modern audiences to discover and directly connect with art and artists.
At Galleray, we invite select artists from around the world to join our online community and to exhibit their work. Our goal is to add high-level artists and their works to the site every day in order to become the leading online destination for people to discover and experience contemporary art. We are thus recruiting an experienced and multi-talented Account Director specializing in Public Relations and Social Media to join our team.
Responsibilities and Opportunities:
As the Galleray Account Director, you will be responsible for managing and implementing new and existing social media and public relations initiatives. You will be Galleray’s social media director, a high-level PR representative for our company and an ambassador for our brand.
Your top priority will be the management and development of Galleray’s social media profiles (Twitter, Facebook) and securing media-worthy partnerships with press outlets, art-related organizations and individuals. Through your outreach initiatives you will be fostering relationships with journalists, contemporary artists, art industry professionals, art collectors and other market influencers.
Galleray’s Account Director must be a highly motivated, organized, and experienced (4+ years) PR / Social Media / Marketing professional who is dedicated to providing superior communication services for a high-growth startup focused on connecting people with art.
A proven track record of successful social media management, on either the agency or client side, is essential. Extensive working experience with and knowledge of local, national and international art-related organizations and media outlets are also required. A passion for contemporary art, photography and fashion is a must. Exceptional interpersonal, networking and verbal and written communication skills are necessary. Project management skills, including delegation of tasks to appropriate staff are also needed.
A degree in Art History, Communication, Arts Administration, Museum Studies, Public Relations, or Marketing strongly considered, but not required.
Competitive salary and benefits package to be discussed.
If you are interested in becoming the Account Director for Galleray and representing our brand, please email your resume and a brief cover letter to email@example.com with subject line “Account Director.”
THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN GALLERAY!