Manager, Paper Monument
Organization: Paper Monument
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Position Level: Manager/Supervisor
Education Requirement: 4-Year Degree
Position Type: Part Time Permanent
Since 2007, Paper Monument, a subsidiary of the 501(c)3 n+1 Foundation, has published a contemporary art journal, a critically acclaimed and contributor-driven book series examining art world culture, and single author books of criticism and contemporary art history. Through these publications, Paper Monument seeks to provide clear and intelligent writing on the arts for a general audience, and to broaden the understanding of contemporary art.
The Manager of Paper Monument oversees all aspects of operation. Duties include but are not limited to:
Working closely with editors, authors, and designers to manage projects and maintain editorial vision.
Acting as liaison between editors, designers, and printers during book and journal production.
Planning events to correspond to the release and promotion of publications.
Promoting publications to journalists, critics, Paper Monument readers, and bookstores.
Maintaining a social media presence.
Updating the Paper Monument website on WordPress and managing the Paper Monument online store through PayPal.
Overseeing distribution of publications by managing sales to and maintaining good relationships with bookstores, libraries, wholesalers, distributors, and individuals. This responsibility involves creating invoices and tracking orders with Quickbooks, shipping publications, maintaining inventory, and receiving payments.
Maintaining monthly sales records and paying royalties to Paper Monument authors.
Tabling two or three trade shows a year.
Grant writing and other fundraising activities.
Providing editorial assistance on web and print publications.
An ideal candidate will have at least two years experience in arts administration and fundraising, a bachelor’s degree in an art related field, and knowledge of Quickbooks, WordPress, Excel, Photoshop, InDesign, Mail Chimp, and Paypal.
Please send letter of inquiry and CV by Monday, May 25 to info(at)papermonument.com
Dushko Petrovich and Roger White
68 Jay St. #405
Brooklyn, NY 11201