+44 (0)1376 322045

Enquire

Job Summary

We are working with a Fine Art Shipping company in New York who are seeking an experienced Art Handler to join the team.
 
The successful applicant will be responsible for ensuring that Inventory is kept organised and accurate and that Artworks and Antiques are handled in a safe and professional manner.

Duties of the role include:
 
  • Handling, moving, and coordinating the storage of an extensive range of art and objects with an exceptional level of care, ensuring the safety of both people and property always.
  • Checking the condition of the art, and accurate labelling and recording of locations of all property.
  • Assisting with the preparation of sales and exhibitions, views, breakdowns and transport of art, liaising with all sale coordinators and other departments when necessary.
  • Completing property condition reports and risk assessments prior to all sales prior to public viewing, and ensuring all art and objects are accounted for before all exhibitions.
  • Reporting all losses, damages to art and incidents to your manager, and ensure an accident form is completed in line with company policy.
  • Maintain excellent housekeeping in all areas of the complex, and adhere to the department dress code, ensuring a high level of personal presentation.
 
Requirements:
 
  • Previous experience in handling fine art and great care in handling client’s property.
  • Able to lift heavy goods.
  • Flexible to work evenings and weekends when required, considering the seasonal nature of the industry.
  • Excellent client service skills and attention to detail.
  • Enthusiastic and organised.
 
If you are interested in hearing more about this exciting opportunity, get in contact with Alchemy today!

Share this vacancy


Apply now

Job Summary


Reference: 10919

Location: Long Island City, United States

Salary: Competitive

Contract: Permanent

Posted: 03 Mar 2020