D.R.A.W. Recruitment

Department Coordinator – Auction House


Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: Negotiable
Location: London & South England
Tenure: Permanent
Job description:

We are looking for a Department Coordinator to join a  busy team in a growing London Auction House. The role provides full administrative support and coordination across all aspects of the sales cycle for the Head of Department, Heads of Sale and specialists in their consigning, cataloguing and selling of paintings and fine art.

The department puts on 9 sales a year in Old Masters, Modern and Post-War British Art, and 18th century British and European fine art, including watercolours, oils, prints and portrait miniatures.

This post holder will provide both an administrative / supporting function as well as a driving function. The ideal candidate will have a background in the art business or a related field, first class project management, communication and team-working skills, and be fully IT literate. An academic background in art history is an advantage, but is not essential.