Are you a highly qualified numismatist with a strong background in grading and valuations of United States currency? 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 Art, Wine, and many more.
Responsible for building relationships and providing the specialist opinions for authenticating on all aspects of vetting of conditions and properties consigned.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assist with authentications, cataloguing, essays, and condition reporting as needed
Oversee creation of catalog – layout, essays, advertising material, etc.
Market lots in auctions to various clients
Participate in expansion of client database
Assist at previews and actively participate in auctions
Other duties may be assigned
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
5+ years of experience as a commercial dealer and/or in a major auction house working environment with focus in currency
Or equivalent combination of education and experience
SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Proficiency in Microsoft applications, specifically Word and Excel
Ability to multitask and pay great attention to detail
Must have a positive attitude with exceptional customer service skills
Public speaking talents are a plus!
PHYSICAL & MENTAL DEMANDS:
To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to withstand long periods of sitting, looking at a computer monitor, and phone handling for approximately 8-12 hours on a daily basis.
Individual may occasionally lift up to 20 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.