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Registrar, Contemporary Gallery

Posted: 11.11.2022
Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Location: France, Paris
Tenure: Permanent
Job description:

We are looking for an experienced registrar for an established Contemporary Gallery in Paris.

Main Responsibilities Include:

  • Inventory Control & Logistics: Organisation and execution of all international logistics (including insurance, packing, customs, transportation, storage, installation, and dismantling) relating to consignments, loans, sales, art fairs, and gallery exhibitions.
  • Exhibitions & Art Fairs: Lead efforts relating to the shipment, installation, scheduling, maintenance, and dismantling for all art fairs, gallery exhibitions, private viewings, and other special projects as required
  • Facilities & Vendor Management: Oversee and direct maintenance of gallery premises and mechanicals, including control of associated suppliers, vendors, and contracts.
  • Logistics: Organising the production, packing, shipping and mounting of the gallery shows in respect of the established planning.
  • Management: Manage onsite art handlers, conservators and framers.

Candidates should be confident using Artlogic, SketchUp, Word, Excel and Outlook, and have excellent communication and organisational skills.

A knowledge of UK customs regulations would be advantageous.

Fluent French and English is essential.