The art of the perfect fit

Jewellery Cataloguer

Posted: 01.02.2022
Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: Negotiable
Location: Dublin Europe, Ireland
Tenure: Permanent
Job description:

We are inviting applications for the role of Jewellery Cataloguer to join an established team and help drive the business forward.

The applicant must have a sound knowledge of Jewellery and recent experience of all aspects of the fine art auction and valuation industry. A high standard of cataloguing skills is required. We are seeking someone who can uphold strict professional standards. The successful applicant would work closely with the head of jewellery and watches, a motivated team within the business to support the successful jewellery sales.


  • Jewellery Specialist – (antique, period and modern jewellery)
  • FGA/ GIA or equivalent or working towards
  • Previous employment at an auction house with experience of cataloguing, phone bidding etc…
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Good people skills and team work, as well as the ability to secure consignments and develop new business
  • Organised, able to work under pressure during deadlines and meet those
  • Fluent in English – additional languages would be a plus

Key Tasks:

  • Cataloguing – researching and describing items consigned for sale
  • Client Management – ensuring that vendors are kept informed of the auction arrangements, and that formal valuations are completed to the satisfaction of the instructing parties. Build a network within Ireland (and internationally) of regular buyers/ collectors
  • Prepare exhibitions ahead of sales and their display
  • Prepare jewellery advertisements/ press releases and any other promotional requirements
  • Competitive salary dependant on experience.