A one hundred year old tapestry studio
and contemporary art space based in Edinburgh seeks a Commercial Sales
Developer to promote tapestry commissions and studio activities as well
as sell current stock. Tapestries average £30-40k.
could be suitable for a more senior person to work full-time or
part-time with a proven track record in sales of high value
work and good base of contacts OR it
could be a more junior, fulltime role with the candidate shadowing the
Director. The candidate should be entrepreneurial and able to develop
relationships with galleries, interior designers, etc. The ideal
candidate will have experience in tapestry/contemporary art markets and
come with a book of interested collectors and/or someone with a
business development background and a strong interest in sales. The
candidate could also come from a luxury/major gallery network. Someone
who also is sensitive to artist management and artist relationships.
candidates will be considered if they possess the right contacts.
Client is looking to fill the role asap but will wait for the right
Salary for a fulltime, junior person will be around £25k.
Salary for a full or part-time senior person will be commensurate with
experience and would include bonus arrangements.