The art of the perfect fit

Head of Furniture, Auction House

Posted: 26.04.2021
Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: Negotiable
Location: South West UK
Tenure: Permanent
Job description:

One of the leading regional auction houses in the UK is looking for an experienced and ambitious general valuer to join as Head of Furniture. You would be joining a busy saleroom in a beautiful part of the South West of England. Each year there are around thirty specialist sales a year spread between nine departments headed up by leading experts in their field. The saleroom prides itself on combining a high level of expertise and professionalism, with the friendly attitude and personal service that clients have come to expect from this long-standing firm.

Job Description:

This key, full time position would involve the ability to value and catalogue a range of furniture. The ideal candidate will be energetic and personable, with good communication skills. Good attention to detail and the ability to work within a team is essential. A competitive salary package is offered, based on experience.


  • A good furniture specialist with previous valuation experience  in a similar role
  • Rostrum experience is not required but is welcomed
  • IT Literate , ability to type correspondence, deal with on-line platforms, type up valuations etc
  • Full driving licence