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Art Research Assistant, Artelier


Job Summary

15 - 22.5 hours per week on a 6-month Contract with potential to extend. £11.44/ hour Office based, in Bristol.

Job Description


Artelier is an art advisory company sourcing, commissioning and curating artworks for a range of international projects. We are seeking a professional and conscientious individual to join our small and friendly team in Montpelier, Bristol.

Job Requirements

Education and Experience

  • Educated to 2:1 degree level or higher in an arts related subject.
  • Bristol-based or able to commute.
  • Proven experience of focused and comprehensive research.
  • A keen eye for detail and artistic quality.
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft software packages including word and excel, and email applications.
  • Excellent general IT and software skills, and quick to learn new software and features.
  • Excellent communication skills essential for duties such as note taking and giving task updates.
  • Friendly, conscientious, uses own initiative, can organise and prioritise own workload.

Job Responsibilities

Main Responsibilities

Art Research

  • Research artists through a range of avenues, including galleries, art fairs, networks and online sources.
  • Accumulate and organise images and all relevant artist information.
  • Organise, curate and refine portfolios.
  • Manage and maintain a database of artists and portfolios using Excel and image library software.
  • Understand the company's artistic scope and identify suitable artists and research opportunities.

Client Database

  • Support Artelier's research into specific target groups to identify potential new clients to be included in the CRM.

General Office Admin

  • Occasionally providing support assisting projects, this includes handling post, booking shipments and telephone enquiries.

How to Apply

How to Apply

This role is office based in Bristol. It is offered on a flexible basis of 15 – 22.5 hours per week.
The position is for immediate start and we will review applications upon receipt.

To apply please email:
1.Cover Letter (1 page) giving evidence of how you meet the person specification and your suitability to the role.
2. CV


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