Arts, Culture and Technology Message Board › Job Posting - GALLERAY - Business Development Executive
New York, NY
New York, New York, United States
Are you currently working within the fine art industry? Do you have a passion for discovering and connecting with new art and artists? 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 a group of highly talented and community-active Business Development Executives to join our team.
Responsibilities and Opportunities:
As a Galleray Business Development Executive, you will be responsible for outreach to artists and users for our website, Galleray.com. You will be a key member of our marketing team, a PR representative for our company and an ambassador for our brand. You will be an integral part of our internal curatorial process and external presence in the art industry.
Your top priority will be artist outreach and recruitment of new users - fostering relationships with contemporary artists, art industry representatives and building support for Galleray.com. You will communicate directly with active members of various art communities, both offline and online, in order to build brand awareness and attract new users, with particular focus on acquiring new artists. In addition, you will be assisting with managing relationships with our existing collection of artists (both domestic and international).
Galleray Business Development Executives must be highly motivated, organized, and experienced (3+ years) fine art industry professionals who are dedicated to developing new business and assisting Galleray with the management of its artists and recruitment of new members and partnership associations.
A proven track record of business development for an art-related organization or company is required.
A passion for contemporary art and photography is essential. Excellent communication skills and an active role in art communities are also necessary. A degree in Art History, Communication, Marketing, Studio Art, BFA and/or MFA is strongly preferred, but not required.
Competitive salary and benefits package to be discussed.
If you are interested in becoming a Business Development Executive for Galleray and connecting people with art, please email your resume and a brief cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line “BD Executive.”
THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN GALLERAY!