Posting ID : A1068486489
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Art Media Design
Job Title: Artist Managerial Assistant
Location: Ann Arbor, MI
Hours: Part Time
About The Studio
Metal Art By Cherie
Shadow Charms a successful Art Studio located in Ann Arbor is looking for a part time Artist Assistant with the opportunity to be promoted to a Studio Assistant Manager.
Shadow Charms has been in business for over 18 years and the artist has made her living exclusively as a metal artist; represented by over 50 galleries across the country and successfully showing at art fairs. In addition to being a paid position, you will have the opportunity to learn about the operations of a working studio, as well as the ropes of applying to and exhibiting at art fairs and galleries
Taking orders from galleries and customers via online and phone
Packing and shipping product to galleries and customers
Managing stock levels and assembling product
Daily communications (phone and email)
Light paperwork and invoicing (logging checks, payroll, etc.)
Social media and website up-keep (no programing skills required but definitely a plus)
Schedule and Pay:
?Winter Hours: 14 hours per week Tuesday and Thursdays from 10:00 -- 5:00 - Training wage starts at $9.00/hour worked.
The goal of this position to entirely take over management of the studio in January as it gears up for the summer art season.
Summer Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10:00 -- 5:00
Experience working with your hands, preferred jewelry or wire wrapping experience.
Comfortable working with tools such as: drill press, propane torch, bench grinder, etc.
Eye for quality and detail of your work and the ability to take direction and critique.
Excellent time management & communication skills are vital to the smooth running of the studio.
Dependable transportation; the closest bus stop is 3 miles away.
Photoshop, programming, photography, marketing, or CAD skills are highly beneficial but not required.
Training provided with operating of all power tools, however you must have a high comfort level and some past experience.?
The studio is located near the Farm Council grounds south of downtown, about a 20min drive from Ypsilanti.?
Please email me your updated resume, along with three professional references at