Specialist in post-war & contemporay art

Artcurial, founded in 2002, is the leading French auction house and organises more than 100 auctions/year, covering all fields of the major specialties : from fine arts to decorative arts, cars, Design, jewellery, watches, comics, fine wines, etc. The Belgian office was opened by Vinciane de Traux in Brussels in 2012 and is now looking for new colleagues.

  • Artcurial Belgium, Brussel
  • Type: Voltijds
  • Deadline: 1/10/2022

Over deze job

  • Development of the XXth Century departments and research property for upcoming auctions in Paris, Monte Carlo and Marrakech.
  • Coordination of auction proposals and appraisals in liaison with the Paris-based specialists and supported by the marketing department.
  • Pre & Post-sales follow-up, reporting directly to Vinciane de Traux, director Artcurial Belgium
  • Visits to clients and build client portfolio
  • Organisation of events and Previews in Belgium
  • Follow up of the transports of XXth Century artworks to and from Paris
  • Development of partnerships with significant players in the art world
  • Attend client engagement events and act as a brand ambassador of Artcurial

Profile:

  • Bachelor degree in Fine Art, or equivalent work experience, with a focus on Post-War & Contemporary Art. Master degree prefered.
  • Fluency in Dutch and French, good knowledge of English
  • At least 2 years paid experience in the Contemporary Art Market
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including superior written and spoken communication
  • Superior client service skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines, to multi-task and to prioritise
  • Strong follow-up skills with attention to details
  • Strong team player
  • Absolute discretion in handling confidential information

Bijkomende info

  • Send your CV and cover letter to Vinciane de Traux at vdetraux(a)artcurial.com.

Gepost op 2022-05-17