Gallery Assistant Job Description
Salary £21k – £24k Permanent (Reporting to Cultural Projects Manager)
NOW Gallery is Greenwich Peninsula’s public arts space dedicated to showcasing world-class art commissions whilst providing a platform for emerging artists and designers. The gallery presents 5 exhibitions annually which span fashion, design, applied arts and photography. We are looking for diligent, self motivated and engaged graduate to be our first point of contact and support with the day to day running of the gallery space, delivering the best audience experience. The right person for the job must be good at working on their own, with feedback from the wider team, within the gallery environment.
This permanent role is based on Greenwich Peninsula (North Greenwich Tube) but may require visits to other locations as the job demands. Working hours are 5 days per week from 10am to 7pm during exhibitions and 9am to 5.30pm during installation periods.
Holiday entitlement is 25 days pro rata per annum plus bank holidays.
Other benefits include generous pension contributions and on completion of successful probation a season ticket loan, cycle to work scheme and private health insurance.
Please note in all instances you must have the right to work in the UK.
Front of House
Gallery Office Management
Events and Marketing
Attributes and behaviours
These seven skills, attributes and behaviours capture the spirit of successful people at Knight Dragon.
Decision making and getting work done
You make sound decisions when obvious solutions aren’t clear and you get work done, on time and to the highest standard.
You listen well and seek to understand the wider picture; you are concise and articulate in verbal and written communication and you adapt your communication style to work well with people.
You collaborate effectively with people and your colleagues can rely upon you.
You challenge assumptions and suggest better solutions and you remove barriers to discover simple solutions to complex issues.
Curiosity and inquisitiveness
You learn quickly and eagerly, and you make positive connections across other areas of business.
You say what you think, being mindful of the individual, even if it is uncomfortable and you admit mistakes freely and openly but also provide rapid solutions.
You care intensely about our success and you are determined, resourceful and optimistic
HOW TO APPLY
Application is via CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for Submissions: 25 February 2020
Interviews: w/c 4th March
ABOUT GREENWICH PENINSULA
On Greenwich Peninsula London is transforming. This almost-island of opportunity presents a blank canvas to imagine, create and build a canvas for a new London.
The Peninsula’s first settlers are creating a new urban neighbourhood across an area twice the size of Soho. With 15,00 new homes, 13,00 new jobs and 7 diverse new neighbourhoods the Peninsula will be the capital’s most boldly modern landscape.