Careers at Fieldings Auctioneers


Fieldings Auctioneers was established in 2001. Conducting 35 auctions a year and selling approximately 30,000 lots per year, across all disciplines including paintings, jewellery, 20th Century Design, furniture, Asian Art, ceramics, watches, glass and much more.

We pride ourselves on having a long-standing local and international client base, together with a fabulous close-knit team that provide a wealth of knowledge and experience, with excellent customer service skills and a strong work ethic.

Ceramics and glass cataloguer

Specific duties & responsibilities will include but are not limited to: 

 

Support the day to day running of the ceramics and glass department.

Answer email and phone enquiries. 

Assist senior team members in researching and cataloguing. 

Assist with writing of valuation and probate reports.

Attend valuation appointments with senior team members.

Assist with regular in house and away valuation days. 

Maintain social media accounts for ceramics and glass departments.

Assist with photography of lots. 

Lotting and saleroom set up prior to auction.

Assist with proposals, where appropriate and the writing of online auction catalogues.

Assist other departments where appropriate.

 

 

The Candidate :

Preferably a degree in Art/Art History or related

Preferably an interest/knowledge of ceramics and glass.

Preferably previous experience working with the auction industry.

Strong organisational skills and a demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritise.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Excellent written and spoken communication.

Strong attention to detail.

Good research and writing skills.

Ability to work well in a team and independently. 

Hard working.

Strong IT skills.

Good photography skills.

A knowledge and proficiency with social media.

 

The package :

Competitive salary dependant on experience. 

Private health cover after 1 year of employment .

20 days annual holiday, rising by 1 day per year to 25 days. 

 

Applications 

Email CV and covering letter to rachel@fieldingsauctioneers.co.uk

For an informal chat about the position please call 01384 444140.

Applications by Monday 11th March. 

 

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