e Department of Fine & Decorative Arts seeks a full-time Cataloguer with working knowledge of and experience primarily with Prints & Multiples and Modern & Contemporary Art. Set your sights on a career at Heritage Auctions, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with offices in New York, Chicago, Beverly Hills, London, Hong Kong, and other cities. Heritage Auctions is the largest auction house founded in the U.S. and serves more than 40 different auction categories including, Coins, Sports, Comics, Historical, Jewelry, Fine & Decorative Arts, Wine, and many more.
Medical, Dental, Vision coverage
Paid time off
401k savings plans
Daily Pay: Access your pay when you need it! (Starting 03/13/2023)
COMPENSATION: Commensurate based on experience
As Cataloguer, the role is responsible for composing primary catalog entries and for working with specialists to research and represent offerings.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Describe property for catalog entries (size, medium, condition, etc.)
Write condition reports and assist with inquiries
Some research, identification, and authentication
Assist with essays for marketing emails or inclusion in catalogs
Actively participate in previews and auctions
Work closely with specialists who may assign projects.
Other duties as assigned
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree required
Master’s degree preferred
Professional experience within the fields of Prints & Multiples and Modern & Contemporary Art preferred
Professional auction industry experience preferred
SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Proficiency in Microsoft applications, specifically Outlook, Word, and Excel
Excellent research and writing skills
Attention to detail, from visual analysis of objects to review of catalog entries
Ability to multitask and prioritize duties
Positive attitude with excellent customer service skills
Must be able to lift 40 lbs.