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Studio Manager
Joanna Burke Art Consultants

Venice, CA

Joanna Burke Art Consultants, Inc. (JBAC) is seeking a highly organized, detail-oriented, and creative individual to join our team. As an internationally recognized and fast-paced studio engaged in a large volume of projects, JBAC requires you to have a process-oriented mindset with demonstrable time management capabilities. Eligible candidates will include those with experience in the following: fine arts galleries and museums, architectural firms, interior and graphic design businesses, and related creative enterprises.


  • MAC proficiency with demonstrable skill in the following programs:
  • Photoshop 
  • InDesign
  • Illustrator
  • Microsoft Office for MAC

QuickBooks for MAC

  • Graphic design sensibility is essential
  • Photography skills
  • Knowledge of framing production is a plus
  • Professional attitude and appearance
  • Experience in planning and prioritizing multiple projects and tasks efficiently to meet deadlines
  • Ability to remain cool under time pressures and while managing difficult clients and artists
  • Excellent written and verbal communication

 Duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Complex image manipulation to enable client visualization of art in site
  • Reading and interpretation of floor plans and elevations for art placement
  • Project management – including records and database management
  • Internet research
  • Management of accounts payable and receivable as well as invoicing clients and vendors
  • Maintaining office supplies and equipment
  • Interfacing with vendors, clients, and bookkeeper
  • Writing project proposals and maintaining project status updates
  • Ability to adhere to written manuals and other documentation

Hourly rate will be commensurate with experience. Eligible candidates will undergo a background check, skills assessment, and reference review. Successful candidates must complete a probationary training period that will require a flexible schedule. To apply, please send the following in PDF format to

  • Cover letter explaining why your experience would contribute to JBAC
  • Resume
  • Three (3) professional references able to discuss your contributions to their businesses

 NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Please see our website at


Deadline: 01-15-2016

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