D.R.A.W. Recruitment

Saleroom Assistant & Porter, Auction House


Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: £18 - £20k per Annum
Location: Greater London UK
Job description:

Our client an auction house, is looking for a Saleroom Assistant and Porter for the Furniture Department. This is a physically demanding role in which you will be working in a small team and on your own at times.

The position will entail:

  • Assist the Furniture Department moving and lifting items of any size
  • Receiving deliveries into the saleroom, unpacking items
  • Ticketing items and checking inventories against items received
  • 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, re-entering of unsold lots in following auction
  • You may also be required to assist with photography so experience or knowledge of digital photography and Photoshop would be highly advantageous
  • Assisting the cataloguers and valuers as required