A position has become available for the role of Department Director to join our Impressionist & Modern Art department.
As Department Director you will manage a team of people, leading by direction and example in a manner that will maximise their efficiency. You will be responsible for maintaining contact with collectors and individuals with Impressionist collections and actively pursuing new business for the department, fostering good relations with trade and professional bodies in the UK and abroad. Alongside your team you will assist with cataloguing and the preparation of the sales catalogue, liaising closely with photography and the DTP department, to ensure printing and distribution deadlines are met. The role will also entail managing the department budget.
This busy and varied role will require a proactive and flexible approach, the ability to travel and to prioritise your workload. The successful candidate must have at least five years experience working within Impressionist and Modern Art along with excellent interpersonal and communication skills and at least one European language. You will have good organisational skills and pay excellent attention to detail. In addition you will be computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Please send a full CV and covering letter to the personnel department at 101 New Bond Street, London W1S 1SR or email Recruitment by 27th September 2013.