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Job Summary

A prestigious Auction House are seeking to hire a Specialist to join their Jewellery Department in New York.

The main responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for developing new business opportunities and expanding the clients within the jewellery department.
  • Be a key contributor to the growth of and sales within the jewellery department.
  • Carry out cataloguing and condition reporting and ensure the company data-base is up to date.
  • Communicate with new and existing clients in person, on the phone and over email, in a professional and manner.
  • Handle client enquiries and provide valuations when required for both scheduled and walk-in appointments.
  • Carry out research on the industry, gaining new knowledge and insight on the jewelry market.
  • Monitor all assets entering and leaving the department and keep clients informed of any involvement with evaluators, conservators and auctioneers.
  • Helping with the organisation and the marketing of the pre and post-sale events, assisting with viewing appointments.
  • Attend external events and represent the organisation when required.

Skills required:

  • Previous experience working in a similar role within an Auction House or Art Institution.
  • Good communication and client-facing skills are essential.
  • Previous knowledge of the jewellery industry is essential.
  • Established client base within the jewelry industry. 
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team.

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Job Summary

Reference: 11934

Location: New York, United States

Salary: Competitive

Contract: Permanent

Posted: 17 Mar 2021