The Institute of Contemporary Art

25 Harbor Shore Drive
Boston, MA 02210

Date Posted:
August 02, 2019

Eastern Massachusetts



Sales Associate


Overview: The Sales Associate for the ICA Store must be a dynamic, well spoken, customer service oriented individual who is interested in contemporary art & design.


  • Operating the POS system and performing sales to the store’s customers.
  • Providing a high level of customer service to store visitors.
  • Maintaining the store appearance on a daily basis with cleaning, merchandising, etc.
  • Reconciling the cash drawer at the end of the day. Performing closing reports.
  • Restocking merchandise.
  • Keeping current on all merchandise & store trends.
  • Maintaining a presentable appearance and following the dress code provided by store management.
  • Keeping informed about the museum’s exhibitions, and many programs.
  • Aiding in the organization of the stock room.
  • Opening and/or closing the store.
  • Ability and willingness to sell memberships when appropriate.
  • Weekend hours are mandatory, as well as some additional evenings and holidays.
  • High School Diploma
  • Pleasant friendly attitude
  • Operating the POS system and performing sales to the store’s customers

  • Providing a high level of customer service to store visitors

How To Apply:

Interested candidates should send letter of interest including your availability to work and resume to the following email and When applying include “Retail Sales Associate” in subject line of email. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No Phone Calls Please.

Apply by:
September 07, 2019
About this Organization:

The Institute of Contemporary Art strives to share the pleasures of reflection, inspiration, provocation, and imagination that contemporary art offers through public access to art, artists, and the creative process.

The ICA’s primary activities are to present outstanding contemporary art in all medium, including visual art exhibitions, music, film, video, and performance that is deserving of in depth public attention to Boston audiences. To provide innovative experiential learning opportunities for people of all ages through direct encounters with artists and art making. To design interpretative programs that provide context for, develop appreciation of, and add meaning to contemporary art and culture