Cataloguer

  • I.M. Chait Gallery/Auctioneers
  • 1410 South Olive Street, Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Apr 26, 2021
Full time Online Auction Cataloging

Job Description

I.M. Chait Gallery/Auctioneers has an opening for an auction cataloger. We are seeking a high-level generalist auction cataloger. The ideal candidate will have knowledge spanning a variety of fields, including Fine Art, Furniture, Decorative Arts, Jewelry, Rugs, Asian Collectibles, etc. They should also be proficient in researching past sales and finding comparable auction items; be able to accurately identify property, write descriptions, assign estimates, and be responsible for ensuring our monthly curated Asian & Fine art auctions are complete and published accordingly.

Requirements:
-You must be able to work in a fast-paced environment; multi-tasking and being able to prioritize is a must.
-You must be proficient in excel, word etc.

Responsibilities include:
· Researching items and past sales of items
· Identifying and accurately describing property to be sold at auction
· Writing catalog descriptions
· Providing detailed condition reports
· Proof reading catalogs
· Participating in auctions and previews

Compensation and hours are negotiable depending on experience and performance.

If you are interested, please email your experience and salary expectations to jake@chait.com.