Sunday - 01 February 2015

Jobs/Courses

ATG media

Positions with ATG Media 

ATG Media

We have two vacancies as follows:

Email Production Administrator:   

This person will be based in the Marketing dept. and will be responsible for building of HTML-based newsletters and email campaigns for all our sites, utilising approved tools and templates, or in certain instances working with senior members of the team to build communications from scratch.  They will also undertake minor graphic production tasks (slicing images, optimising for email) and assist with quality assurance of emails (content integration checking, link checking, etc.).  This is an entry level role ideal for someone who is looking for their first 'proper' job or who has one year's experience in a similar role. Applicants need to be driven, ambitious, intellectually curious and ready for a challenge.

QA Manager/Co-ordinator:

To work in our IT and Engineering dept. reporting to Vivien Yuen, GAP Programme Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for the overall quality of all products delivered by the IT & Engineering team.  They will ideally have 4 - 6 years' experience testing bespoke level software applications in an IT development environment, preferably web based and solid experience of defining test strategy, undertaking test planning and writing test scripts.  This is a hands-on role: the Manager/co-ordinator is required to also conduct testing him/herself as well as oversee others doing so.  He/she will also manage an offshore testing team as well as various 3rd party suppliers.

Competitive salaries paid for both roles.


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General Valuer Required

Kidson-Trigg Auctioneers & Valuers

With a good broad based knowledge of antiques & works of art, and relevant experience, must be totally computer literate.

The successful applicant will undertake:

  • Valuations for Sale, Inheritance Tax, Probate and Insurance Valuations to a professional standard
  • Preferably RICS qualified, but not essential
  • Assist in the Auction room with Cataloguing monthly Auction sales

Please forward your CV with covering letter to Pippa Kidson-Trigg BA (Hons .)

pippa@kidsontrigg.co.uk

Kidson Trigg Auction Rooms

Highworth

Swindon

Wiltshire SN6 7PZ


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Recruitment Services for Fine Art, Antiques and Luxury markets

Drummond Read

Drummond Read Recruitment has been finding staff for the Fine Art, Antiques and Luxury markets since 2001.

We have started 2015 with a bang and currently have several new and exciting roles including:

  • Valuations Directors (Art Advisory and On-Line Business)
  • Head of Sales (Dealership)
  • Jewellery Valuer
  • Sales Director (Gallery)
  • Cabinet Maker and many more.

To find out more please visit our website http://www.drummondreadrecruitment.com/jobs/   

Or email us at info@drummondreadrecruitment.com


Rsz _landmarktrust

Furniture Assistant (Design and Restoration) 

The Landmark Trust

The Landmark Trust is recruiting a Furniture Assistant (Design and Restoration) based at Wormington Grange Stables near Broadway.  

The role's function is to initially furnish, and then maintain, all Landmark Trust holiday properties to the style and standards of the Landmark Trust. Knowledge of interior design, furniture layout, textiles, antiques and historic buildings is essential, with proven experience in working within a small, busy team.

The applicant must be reasonably fit, able to routinely lift and move furniture and handle the required tools and equipment. They must also have a full clean driving license and be prepared to travel regularly.

Interested in this unique opportunity? Please find an application pack and further details on our website

http://www.landmarktrust.org.uk/get-involved/working-for-landmark

Closing date: 9th February 2015


HeywoodHill

Experienced Rare/Antiquarian Bookseller 

Heywood Hill

This is a rare chance to play a central role in shaping the expansion of Heywood Hill's antiquarian department with a focus on English lit. & history, travel, art and architecture and natural history.

Main duties include: revitalizing antiquarian department; sourcing, cataloguing and displaying stock; providing efficient, knowledgeable and courteous customer care; representing the business at trade fairs and elsewhere as and when required. 

At least 5 years relevant experience

Send CV with cover letter to enquiries@heywoodhill.com by Monday 26 January 2015. Salary and benefits dependent on experience.

www.heywoodhill.com


Willinghamauctions - Logo

General Valuer Cataloguer & Auctioneer

Willingham Auctions

Willingham Auctions is based nine miles north of Cambridge. The above position would suit an individual who is looking to work on their own initiative, helping to run this busy provincial saleroom.

Applicants should be self-motivated, capable of liaising with consigners and competent at researching, valuing and cataloguing entries. Some heavy lifting will be required. In return a competitive salary with unlimited bonus scheme will be offered to the successful applicant.

Please send your CV with covering letter to:

Colin Peeke-Vout
25 High Street
Willingham
Cambridge
CB24 5ES 


RJA 308X216 ADVERT

Trainee Auctioneer / Saleroom Organiser - Full Time, Cardiff

Rogers Jones & Co

Due to expansion we are now searching for a capable & flexible individual wishing to gain entry to, or progress, within the auction business.

The successful candidate must enjoy hands-on saleroom work, good English language skills, be IT literate, energetic & enthusiastic.

Some basic knowledge of art, antiques or a specialist field preferred.

Please apply only in writing with a short CV to:
Alexandra O'Reilly
Rogers Jones & Co Auctioneers & Valuers
17 Llandough Trading Estate
Cardiff
CF64 8RR


Evosoft

Trainers

evo-soft ltd

To assist the implementation team in the roll out of the new version of Evo-Soft's fully integrated Auction Software (Evo-Auction). Evo-soft are looking for two new staff members to assist with training and data migration.

Whilst full training will be given, you must be computer literate and be prepared to travel (UK and Ireland only).

In the first instance please send your CV to hr@evo-soft.co.uk


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Experienced Clock Maker Required - Winchester

Carter Marsh & Co

Carter Marsh & Co is one of the longest established horological showrooms in Europe. We deal in rare and interesting antique clocks and watches.

We are looking for an experienced clock maker to join our expanding Winchester workshop to work on a variety of clocks.

Please contact Darrell Dipper info@cartermarsh.com


Dreweatts/Bloomsbury

Operations Internship

Dreweatt's & Bloomsbury Auctioneers

An exciting opportunity has arisen to assist the operations department in a leading London auction house.

The role provides an excellent opportunity for the successful applicant to learn many aspects of an established art business, including the day-to-day running of various auction processes, customer liaison and online business development.

The ideal candidate needs to be highly motivated, have great communication and organisational skills and a keen interest in the auction market is desirable but not essential.

Initially the position is offered as a three month internship with the possibility of it leading to a longer term role. Travel and expenses will be paid

To apply for the role please send your CV and covering letter to Gary Shaw gshaw@bloomsburyauctions.com


Canterbury

JUNIOR OFFICE ASSISTANT/ADMINISTRATOR

The Canterbury Auction Galleries

THE CANTERBURY AUCTION GALLERIES is seeking a general Junior Office Assistant to join our small friendly team.

The ideal candidate needs to be well motivated, have good computing skills and an ability to manage social media, excellent communication and organisational skills, together with an interest in digital photography and editing.

Please submit handwritten application and CV by 5th December to:

Cliona Kilroy, 40 Station Road West,

Canterbury, Kent, CT2 8AN


Dreweatts/Bloomsbury

Picture Valuer & Cataloguer

Dreweatt's & Bloomsbury Auctioneers

An exciting opportunity has arisen in our growing picture department.

Applicants should be highly motivated, have experience of working in a busy auction environment, liaising with consignors as well as researching, valuing and cataloguing vendor property.

The role will require excellent written and communication skills, accuracy and attention to detail, and the ability to prioritise heavy workload and adhere to deadlines.

To apply for the role please send your CV and covering letter to Liz Peck hr@dnfa.com 


Rsz _cotswold

Saleroom Manager / Cataloguer 

Cotswold Auction Company

An exciting opportunity to work in our Cheltenham and Cirencester salerooms in a fast paced environment with specialist auctions.

RICS / relevant experience preferred, good prospects for career development.

Please apply with CV to e.poole@cotswoldauction.co.uk


Adam Partridge

Valuers, Cataloguers & Saleroom Staff 

Adam Partridge Auctioneers

Valuers, cataloguers & saleroom staff required for continued expansion

Please send your CV and covering letter to:

Adam Partridge Auctioneers

The Cheshire Saleroom

Withyfold Drive

Macclesfield, SK10 2BD

Or adam@adampartridge.co.uk        


Royal School of Needlework Learn Traditional Hand Embroidery Techniques At Hampton Court Palace
Royal School of Needlework

Day Classes - beginners welcome

Certificate and Diploma Courses - learn to a high technical standard (also inGlasgow,Durham, Rugby,Bristol,TokyoandSan Francisco)

 Degree programmes in hand embroidery

 www.royal-needlework.org.uk/learn

T: 020 3166 6938

RCN 312774

 


Christie's Education Study Art, Law And Business
Christie's Education

Our Master's degree in Art, Law and Business offers a guaranteed work placement in the art world and allows students to experience the art market firsthand while providing an academic overview of art history.

To discuss your future in the art world contact: +44 (0) 20 7665 4350,admissions@christies.com

 Christie's Education

153 Great Titchfield St

LondonW1W 5BD

www.christies.edu


Mowbray Restoration China Mending Courses
Mowbray Restoration

Weekly and Weekend Courses for Beginners and Beyond

The Mowbray Studio.FlintBarn, West End Lane, Essendon,  Herts AL9 5RQ

 Tel 020-8367 1786

or 01707 270158

www.mowbrayrestoration.com