Specialist, Contemporary Art & Design

Closing date: 30 Nov 2013
London, New Bond Street

We are currently looking for a Specialist with a thorough knowledge and understanding of the international Contemporary Art market to join our team at New Bond Street

Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, valuing and appraising contemporary artworks and sourcing consignments for sale. As part of your role you will write catalogue entries and detailed footnotes on contemporary paintings, sculptures and photographs. In order to contribute to the development and promotion of the department you will support the Head of Department with initiatives for advertising and marketing. This is a business getter role and you will be expected to travel within and outside of the UK.

The successful candidate will have more than five years experience in the field of Contemporary Art, as well as good relationships with established Contemporary Art collectors and dealers. A fresh approach and a willingness to show initiative to drive the department forward are required. Attention to detail is essential as is the ability to prioritise your workload and work well within a team towards strict deadlines. In addition you must have strong IT skills and superb communication skills. A fluency in other European languages would be advantageous.

Please send your full CV and covering letter and a copy of your CV to the Personnel Department, 101 New Bond Street, London W1S 1SR, or by email to Recruitment, by 30th November 2013.

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