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Art Market Research Intern
Art Market Research Intern
Masterworks
Post Date: 30 Oct 2021

JOB OVERVIEW

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Company Overview:

Masterworks is an early-stage platform for investing in blue-chip, multi-million dollar artworks. The company, which is currently based in New York City, is rapidly scaling its operations due to its recent $110 Million Seed A fundraising round. Masterworks currently has over 220,000 users signed up on its platform. “Blue-chip” art (defined as the top 100 artists in terms of sales volume) has outperformed the S&P 500 by 180% since 2000. Prior to Masterworks, only extremely wealthy investors were able to invest in multi-million dollar paintings. Masterworks makes it possible for anyone to purchase shares in individual artworks.

Position Overview:

We are seeking a Research Intern to join our team. You will provide support to our Acquisitions and Research teams, focusing on data collection within the art market.

Note: This role will commence as a full-time internship (paid $15/hr). The successful candidate will be re-deployed within the research team within 6 months for a full-time position. We are not considering students or candidates located outside of the New York area.

Responsibilities:

  • Collecting and organizing data/research from major auction houses
  • Reviewing catalogue raisonnes and inputting information into our database
  • Keeping track of bidding during auction sales

Requirements or Skill Sets:

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree
  • Strong analytical/mathematical skills
  • Detail-oriented with excellent organizational and multitasking skills
  • High academic achievement
  • Interest in art preferred

Additional Requirements:

  • Must be eligible to work in the US – no exceptions.
  • Must be able to work out of our NYC office

JOB DETAILS

Location
New York, USA

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