D.R.A.W. Recruitment

Sale Room Assistant / Porter, Auction House


Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: Negotiable
Location: London, UK
Tenure: Permanent
Job description:

A London Auction House is seeking a new Saleroom Porter & Assistant. This is a physically demanding role in which you will be working in a small team and on your own at times.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Moving and lifting heavy furniture, pictures and small objects
  • Receiving deliveries into the saleroom
  • Management of storage areas
  • Setting up the auction rooms for viewing
  • General auction and viewing day duties
  • Assisting clients with clearing items
  • Post sale unsold lot management
  • You may also be required to assist with photography so experience or knowledge of digital photography and Photoshop would be an advantage
  • Assisting the cataloguers and valuers as required

The working hours are 9am-5.30pm Monday-Friday with occasional weekend work for auction, viewing and valuation days as required.