Foster/White Gallery Representative

Foster/White Gallery is hiring a full-time Sales Associate. Hours are, Tues – Sat. 10 – 6 pm and after 8 p.m. on First Thursday.  Foster/White Gallery is one of Seattle’s most established and well respected galleries. We represent professional artists selling to the most discerning client.

The ideal candidate must have a proven record in luxury sales. We are looking for an energetic, warm and engaging personality to create and maintain client relationships. A high level of attention to detail and knowledge of fine art are essential to success.

This is first and foremost a sales position. Other responsibilities include press communications, managing inventory, gallery maintenance, and exhibition installation.

– Exceptional customer service
– Superior oral and written communication skills
– High level of professionalism and maturity
– Ability to work within deadlines and under pressure
– 3 – 5 years experience in fine art sales, high end retail or a similar environment.
– Logical thinking and problem solving skills
– Heavy lifting ability (50 lbs)
– Comfortable working on a 12 ft ladder
– Computer knowledge essential
– A valid driver’s license

Experience with the following is considered an asset:
– Commercial gallery sales or luxury sales experience
– Adobe CS, Microsoft Office
– Arts administration, art history, communication, marketing
– Art handling experience

How to Apply

Stop by the gallery and introduce yourself with resume, cover letter and writing sample. Our address is 220 Third Avenue South in Seattle.

If hand delivery is not an option, we will also accept an email response with the following criteria: Write to us at with a cover letter detailing your aptitude for sales along with a writing sample which demonstrates an ability to communicate effectively about art. Resumes submitted without a cover letter and writing sample will not be reviewed.

Please no phone calls.  /  /  2066222833

Open until filled / Full time–marketing

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