Auction Assistant

Please note that this position is open to UK applicants only

Job Description

Want to work for a well-established friendly business?

Our client is looking for an auction assistant to help with the general day to day running of a busy auction house.

Your role will consist of a few different tasks which are:
Handling a wide range of valuable items, from large pieces of furniture and paintings to delicate ceramic and glass
Assisting with the day-to-day saleroom duties including:
Dealing with customers and stock items
Assisting with the preparation of internet catalogues
Receiving, photographing, displaying and processing lots
Picking and packing purchased lots for dispatch
Supporting customers with loading their vehicles
Loading and unloading vans
Other general duties including viewing and sale day roles.

Key Information

Posted: June 28, 2024
Location: Spondon,Derbyshire
Reference: 156372
Duration: This is a Temp to perm position.
Hourly Rate: Paying £11.44 per hour! 28 days holiday per year pro rata. Please note we do not accept Visa Sponsorship
Working Hours: Shifts are 7.5 hours per day (1 hour break which is split into 2 x 15-minutes break and 1 x 30-minute break) Week 1 Monday, Thursday, Friday 9am to 5.30pm, Tuesday 9am to 6pm, Wednesday 9am to 6.30pm Week 2 Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm Additional Information: Occasional weekend work required as and when to suit the needs of the business, usually 4 times per year on a Sunday afternoon 1 – 5pm
Closing Date: 20240725

Experience & Qualifications

Successful candidates must have:
Must have a driving licence.
Good customer service skills,
Written and spoken English,
Good computer and Internet skills,
Good attention to detail and being a fast and conscientious learner