Art Sales Consultant

Recruiter
Adecco
Location
Reading
Salary
£17000 - £20000/annum UNCAPPED COMMISSION, BENEFITS
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
05 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Have you got a passion for art? Are you bubbly, enthusiastic and driven?

Ever thought about working in one of Berkshire's most successful Art Galleries? If so, read on!

My client, a fine art gallery based in the beautiful town of Reading, are looking for two passionate Art Sales Consultants to join their team.

The successful candidate will have a friendly and professional personality that can uphold the sophisticated image of selling fine art. You must has confidence to talk to new clients entering the gallery on a daily basis and discuss with the art they offer, matching the right art work with the right clients!

The position will require a person who is motivated by sales targets and is inspired by commissionable sales to help meet the monthly targets. This person will be required to develop and nurture a client database and develop their client's art collection with them, being proactive, working the database and informing clients about paintings that have just come onto the market that you think they would love!

The gallery is a new concept in fine art sales that is dedicated to providing a very personal service to their clientele. Their services offer art consultation on the artists they represent. This will include home approval services where they take the art to client's homes and install and hang the art correctly in their home. Full training is provided on how to do this! - we don't actually hang artwork ourselves, maybe reword this bit?

Requirements:

- Excellent motivated, passionate, driven personality
- Sales or retail experience
- Target driven
- Driving License and car for home approval side on the role
- Very flexible with hours of work, rota's are on a shift basis - must be able to work weekends

Benefits:

- Uncapped, excellent commission structure
- Free parking locally
- 20 days holiday + bank holidays
- Pension scheme
- Staff reward schemes (Art Fund - points equals pounds! These can be redeemed against artwork of your choice)
- Staff discount allowances
- Team bonding/staff mixers organised regularly to ensure good team spirit
- Fun incentives - window display competitions etc

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer