posted

30+ days ago

Location

Dallas, TX

Description

Are you an expert in vintage and modern timepieces? Demonstrate your advanced cataloging abilities by applying your knowledge, research, and experience in our unique auction environment! Set your sights on a career at Heritage Auctions, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with offices in New York, Chicago, Beverly Hills, San Francisco, London, Hong Kong, and other cities. Heritage Auctions is the 3rd largest auction house in the world with 40 different Auction categories including, Coins, Sports, Comics, Historical, Jewelry, Fine & Decorative Art, Wine, and many more.

We are seeking ambitious candidates who will bring their business ethics, strong work ethic, organizational skills, and deep knowledge of vintage and luxury timepieces to represent Heritage in our Beverly Hills, Chicago, San Francisco, New York, or Dallas office.

SUMMARY:Responsible for writing accurate descriptions of fine timepieces including, antique pocket watches, vintage wristwatches, and high-end modern watches

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create thorough, detailed catalog descriptions of timepieces
  • Effectively research and make inquiries necessary to gather and confirm factual information for descriptions
  • Work with prospective bidders to help answer questions about lots as potential purchases
  • Review images for catalog production
  • Travel possible for auctions
  • Other related duties may be assigned

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • 5+ years of experience as a watch dealer and/or in a major auction house working environment with a focus on watches and fine timepieces

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