Auction Photographer and Trainee ConservatorCharing Cross - London 28-31K
Our client a London based Auction House are looking for a photographer and trainee Conservator who help assist with the photography and the conservation antique artefacts. Internal and external training will be proved with the view to develop strong knowledge base and the role of the company's in-house conservator. Further training in the company's working processes for the full breadth of auction production will also be provided. · Photographing and preserving items destined for the company's auctions (trained by the Senior Auction Photographer)· The occasionally assistance for the rest of the team with auction administration tasks and participate in live auction day events.The company views the following as essential:
· Excellent attention to detail and precision· Strong literacy and numeracy skills, including good working knowledge of MS Office applications· Knowledge of basic concepts of photography and image production.
Desirable but not necessarily essential:
· Experience working with or handling collectible objects· Good technical proficiency in Adobe Photoshop· Degree and/or A-levels in History, Classics or similar· Experience working with CRMs and/or in web content management
· Eligibility for company stock options· Eligibility for company-paid staff education/training and development exercises· Company sponsorship for charitable fund-raising exercises up to value of £500/annum· Private medical insurance provided by BUPA· Discretionary year-end Holiday Season bonus· 4-week paid sabbatical for every 5 years employment
Please be aware this advert will remain open until the vacancy has been filled. Interviews will take place throughout this period, therefore we encourage you to apply early to avoid disappointment.
Tate is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
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