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Fine Arts & Luxury Intern
Fine Arts & Luxury Intern
Heritage Auctions
Post Date: 26 Jan 2022

JOB OVERVIEW

Do you have a strong passion for Fine Art and Handbags? Set your sights on an auction career? 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.

SUMMARY: This internship will expand your knowledge of the auction world benefitting from both the Fine Arts and Luxury departments. You will work hand-in-hand with Consignment Coordinators and the Directors to learn what it takes to work in an auction house. We are looking for passionate interns with a working knowledge of the Fine Arts and/or Luxury industry. This is a 90-day internship opportunity.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Knowledge in social media and internet platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest
Ability to juggle multiple tasks and readiness to take on additional assignments as they arise, including those outside the specific job description
Team-oriented with strong communication skills and diligent follow-through
Comfortable with light physical labor like lifting boxes, packing and unpacking shipment, setting up for events and previews
Computer competency and comfort in learning new programs

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Experience working in a fast-paced environment and meeting strict deadlines
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite including Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Gain valuable experience in Fine Arts and Luxury
Interact with Consignment Coordinators and Directors

Heritage Auctions welcomes and encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, mature workers, and persons with disabilities. EOE

JOB DETAILS

Location
New York, USA

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