All Star Press Seeking Gallery Director

All Star Press is a retail space and gallery in Logan Square looking for a full time Gallery Director. At All Star Press we are dedicated to spreading our love and desire for printed material, with a focus in the world of sports, music and fine art.  We are driven by a constant emphasis on quality making each one of our prints an all star. 
 
All Star Press is run and operated by Zissou Tasseff-Elenkoff, a designer and print maker based out of Chicago for the past decade.  Along with being one of the most prolific commercial screen printers in the country, Zissou made his mark in the Chicago art scene when he founded Galerie F in 2012.  With All Star Press Zissou hopes to spread his life long passion for sports and create affordable, accessible sports art for fans world wide. 
 
GENERAL:
Reports to owner 
Pay category: Salary 
Hours: Wed - Sun 10:30a to 7p  
Full-time Position
Street Address: 2775 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60647
 
DAY TO DAY GALLERY MANAGEMENT / RESPONSIBILITIES:
-Opening & closing the retail space 
-Be punctual, ready in the gallery space when your shift has begun.
-Remain alert
 and present in gallery at all times
-Greet & converse with customers and make sales.  Collect information from customers for mailing list. 
-Maintain gallery correspondence: between artist and clients / respond to customer and general inquires / upcoming gallery shows  / Contact clients when orders are prepared for pick / up ensure customer feedback and concerns are addressed within a timely manner. 
-Demonstrate ownership of the store by ensuring cleanliness, organization, and attractiveness of store’s interior and exterior.
-Process & pack web orders / make sure shipping is all up to date. 
-Learn about the work, artists, and exhibitions involved with All Star Press
-Track and manage in-store and online inventory

WEBSITE MAINTENANCE:
-Maintain website functionality
-Update press page on website
-Add new work to website when needed
-Update homepage banners/advertisements

 

 
Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 
SKILLS REQUIRED: 
-Consistent demonstration of ability to lead excellent customer service and passion for quality.
-Consistent demonstration of ability to successfully lead store operations while growing the business 
-Friendly / social / polite / conscientious
-Punctuality a must 
-Basic knowledge of photoshop necessary
-Strong email & phone communication skills
-Typing speed of 30 words or higher / Proficiency in Microsoft office Programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) 
-Must be very well organized 
-General social media knowledge welcome 
-Passion for art 
-A good eye for design
-Knowledge of sports welcome
-Knowledge of posters or screen printing a benefit but not necessary
-Previous retail experience welcome 
-Excellent customer service ski
lls 
-Ability to work independently, must be self motivated and have good initiative 
To Apply: 

Enjoy what you do every day!

 

Join the team at All Star Press 

  • Thrive in a collaborative environment
  • Hone your leadership skills 
  • Learn how a successful brand delivers 
  • Be a part of an amazing growth company
  • And have fun at work

If you are interested in applying for this position please send a short cover letter as well as your resume to: hello@allstarpresschicago.com

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