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Senior Specialist Impressionist and Modern Art

Job Description

Our client, a globally recognised international auction house is looking for a Senior Specialist Impressionist and Modern Art to join their team in the heart of London.

This role includes domestic and international travel!

Senior Specialist Key Duties:

  • Identify and develop business for the Modern Art and Impressionist department
  • Work closely with the Head of Department on business strategies
  • Provide valuations and advise clients on their property and collections
  • Travel to source property to include in collections, as well as building business networks
  • Attend exhibition events, lectures and other promotional events to promote the department and business
  • Maintain awareness on industry trends
  • Collaborate with internal departments and all members of the team to ensure a cohesive working environment
  • Manage Private Sales databases
  • Support and maintain the ongoing development of the customer CRM base
  • Nurture relationships with established trade contacts to encourage further business

Skills and Experience:

  • Significant experience within a specialist or business-growth role
  • A view to develop and grow in your career
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to create strong working relationships
  • Experience preparing valuations and souring property and consignments for sale
  • Specialist knowledge of the Impressionist and Modern Art field
  • Auction experience would be beneficial
  • Strong decision making and problem-solving skills
  • Approachable individual, who is supportive of the business needs and prides themselves in delivery an excellent service
  • Organised and Analytical thinker
  • Pragmatic and proactive approach to duties


  • Annual Leave that increases with service
  • Private Health Care
  • Life Assurance
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Family Friendly, Wellbeing and Health Assistance and Learning and Training Programs