We are looking for person to train up as an Artist Representative/ Art Agent for our New
York-Manhattan office, joining a team of 6 in the US and 20 in the UK.
Or you could be experienced in this field so we can fast track your training and salary
An Art Rep is the middle person between great artists and great clients; so, you make the link,
grease the wheels and basically make sure everything works out. There is an existing group of
clients that you will eventually look after and there is a degree of new business development.
Sounds like fun? It is!
The trainee Artist Representative starting salary is $30k going to $38k after training and way
beyond when you get traction.
Expect a long and lucrative career at Advocate Art (we have a very high retention rate),
the market in kids and decorative publishing is buoyant and above all the people in it are
great. We offer full training in a casual work environment, expenses paid travel -World Wide,
London, Italy etc. (expect a stint of up to a month in the UK) and a bonus scheme to prove
that we reward success and hard work.
Working hours for this position is Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. with an early leave
on Friday and generous holiday entitlement.
Interviews will be held in NY week commencing February 6th
Desired Skills and Experience:
Candidates who meet the following requirements should apply:
-An interest in art and illustration that extends to formal education.
-Creative- a good eye
-Good communicator, able to rebut, sell, empathize and negotiate
-Multi-task individually or as part of a team
-Be comfortable travelling alone and possibly over multiple weekends
-Mac and social media savvy
-Organised to a diagnosable level
-Generally brilliant and making things happen on your own.
-If you have any languages or a super power it is a plus.