Work Desk

Hey There

Blind Insect is a multi-cultural art gallery located in the Alberta Arts district that centers around giving visibility and voice to artists that might otherwise not have access to being shown. In addition to the online and brick and mortar galleries, Blind Insect hosts monthly feature events. 

 

We are looking for an Online Gallery Assistant to manage the online presence of Blind Insect via the website and in the gallery.  This position drives the online presence of the gallery in all aspects with support of the Owner. This position is a part-time hourly position ranging from 10-20 hours per week and requires Tuesdays, evenings and weekends.

All About the position

Online Gallery Assistant  

PT 10-20 hrs/wk  $18-20/Hr D.O.E.

Requirements:


Qualifications

  • Minimum 1 year of previous online retail experience preferably in a creative setting.

  • Proficiency in using online sales platforms including Shopify & Wix.

  • Proficiency in taking photos of artwork for the online store including editing and optimizing.

 

Responsibilities include and are not limited to:

  •  In-depth proficiency of how to use Shopify to create full collections and catalog collections by the artist.

  • Proficiency in taking photos of artwork and lifestyle photos for the website including editing and optimizing. 

  • Perform regular website maintenance to ensure that it is functioning properly and is accurately mobile optimized. 

  • Proficiency in using online sales platforms including Shopify.

  • Pull items sold online from the gallery floor and prepare for shipment or pickup to clients. 

  • Monitor and maintain an accurate inventory through proficiency in inventory management processes. 

  • Proficiency in taking and processing merchandise from consignors, as needed.

  • Accurately reconcile online inventory with gallery inventory, making adjustments as needed. 

  • Maintain the blog with respect to updating artist profiles and promotions. 

 

 

Benefits: 

  • A positive & fun work environment with emphasis on our work culture and service vision: Teamwork, gratitude, inclusivity, open-mindedness, and trust.

  • Scheduled performance reviews that are a collaborative learning opportunity

  • Competitive pay with bi-monthly payroll.

 

Please send us your curriculum vitae or resume and cover letter by email to team@blindinsect.com. We’re planning to interview applicants in-person on November 4th or 5th, we will confirm the date and time.

Call 

(971) 269 - 6302

Email 

Follow

  • Facebook
  • Instagram