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Chinese Speaking Art Advisor / Gallery Administrator Axel Vervoordt Hong Kong Limited
  • Aberdeen
  • Salary negotiable
  • Posted on 15 Aug 2019
Chinese Speaking Art Advisor / Gallery Administrator Axel Vervoordt Hong Kong Limited

Job Highlights

  • Working at renowned art gallery as art advisor
  • Take initiatives on office management matters
  • Dynamic work environment - teams in Belgium

Job Description

Axel Vervoordt is an international renowned company, constructed and organized 3 major core activities : the Art and Antiques department, the Axel Vervoordt Gallery for modern and contemporary Art and The interior Design Office.

For our Art Gallery in Hong Kong, we are looking for an 

Chinese Speaking Art Advisor / Gallery administrator based in Hong Kong.

He or she is a Chinese speaking, sales talent with preferable an art historical background as well as a familiarity and comprehension of our company’s mission and philosophy.

His or her main responsibilities and challenges are : 

  • Promoting the gallery’s artists and exhibition program to local Hong Kong and greater China region 
  • Maintaining client portfolio (CRM system)
  • Station at a reception desk and proactively welcome and liaise with visitors of the gallery
  • Assist in online marketing and social media especially to contents in Chinesesuch as website updates, Facebook, mailings and in-gallery information about the exhibitions 
  • Preparing for exhibition catalogues 
  • Planning, scheduling and coordinating exhibitions 
  • Promoting international art fairs for gallery's artists
  • Coordinating logistics locally and internationally  
  • Translating exhibition catalogs, press release, sales and marketing materials 
  • Performing gallery’s administrative duties assigned by the management team        

Requirements

  • Excellent communication skill both in written and spoken in English, Mandarin and Cantonese (with working visa)
  • Attention to detail and good hospitality manner
  • Art historical education and background, or similar by experience 
  • Interested in artwork sales
  • Flexible and dynamic personality with at least two or more years of art related work experience 
  • Proficient in Microsoft office applications, Mac OS and experience in social media  
  • Discrete and professional attitude
  • Teamplayer
  • Well organized, self –motivated and able to handle multiple projects and exhibitions under tight deadlines.
  • Hong Kong resident

For more information about our activities, please visit: www.axel-vervoordt.com.hk

Thank you very much. 

Additional Information

Career Level
Middle
Qualification
Degree

Company Overview

Axel Vervoordt is an international renowned company, constructed and organized 3 major core activities : the Art and Antiques department, the Axel Vervoordt Gallery for modern and contemporary Art and The interior Design Office.

The company is located in Belgium, with an interior branch in New York and Gallery in Hong Kong. Currently there are around 90 people employed across the various teams. 


He or she is a skillful organizer with a commercial, client-oriented approach, preferable with an art historical background as well a familiarity and comprehension of our company’s mission and philosophy.