The art of the perfect fit

Senior Valuer & Auctioneer, Regional Auction House

Posted: 21.06.2023
Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: Dependent on experience
Location: Yorkshire, UK
Tenure: Permanent
Job description:

Our client, a family-owned Auction House in Yorkshire, is seeking an experienced Senior Valuer and Auctioneer to join their team. The Auction House holds weekly general sales and a variety specialist sales throughout the year, and the successful candidate will need to have the keen eye of the Generalist for day-to-day items, as well as the ability to recognise rare and unique items of special value as and when they appear. The client will consider a part-time arrangement for the right candidate.


  • Client valuations in-house and when visiting properties for auction, insurance, and probate purposes
  • Professional written valuations, cataloguing of items for the quarterly antiques and interiors auctions, and the creation of condition reports
  • Auctioneering, both from the rostrum and online
  • Dealing with clients pre- and post-sale
  • Staff management


  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Substantial experience valuing, cataloguing & auctioneering
  • Driving essential
  • Computer literacy essential
  • Good knowledge of Pictures and Furniture desirable