This is a unique and exciting opportunity to join one of the UK’s leading commercial fine art organisations and reporting to the Creative Director, the supporting role requires the ability to identify, approach, secure and develop artists for their eclectic portfolio. A background in art is required and this must be allied to a keen commercial understanding.
You will have an eye for artistic talent and recognising what sells, and will be adept at appraising the market via galleries, exhibitions and the appraisal of artist’s submissions in order to seek out and identify potential new artists and projects.
The individual should possess both good interpersonal and administrative skills, and have a natural ability to influence and negotiate with the artists. You will be inspirational, motivational and enthusiastic both about our portfolio of artists and in your management of their work and schedules.
You will also have a flair for sales, participating in events to assist in promoting the artists and taking an active part in selling their work.
You will manage your own portfolio of artists, coordinating their production and work to campaign deadlines. You will liaise and manage the marketing for your artists aswell as assisting in developing their brand not only internally but externally, ensuring that key facts and important information on artists is circulated appropriately.
As such, you will also play a key role in facilitating the general day to day operations of DeMontfort. You will also help to manage the schedules of the artists, assisting them to plan their activities during the year.
You will be determined and target focused, able to work to tight deadlines and get results within a fast-moving, commercially diverse working environment.
Location: Lichfield, Staffordshire
For more information see: www.de-montfort-fine-art-brand-executive-fine-art
Job Vacancy | Brand Executive at De Montfort Fine Art, UK