Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Current Job Openings

Skinner seeks the best and brightest candidates to join our team of auction and appraisal professionals. Skinner employees are highly motivated and talented specialists with varied areas of expertise and a flexible, hands-on approach when working with clients.

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Auction Coordinator, Boston, MA 

Auction Assistant, Boston, MA 

Auction Assistant, Marlborough, MA

Warehouse Assistant, Marlborough, MA

 


Auction Coordinator, Boston, MA

Primarily responsible for gallery set-up for previews, auctions, and events; entering and coordinating phone bids for Boston auctions; hiring, managing and scheduling auction assistants; coordinating transfer of property to and from Boston and ensuring that property is handled, received and transferred correctly; responsible for making sure that all property is accounted for and checked off for Boston auctions; organizing the storage of property that stays in Boston; facilitating client and independent shipper pick-up of property in Boston; assisting with telephone and front desk coverage as needed. Weekend and evening hours necessary. Attention to detail and the ability to multi-task and operate well under pressure is required. Management and previous gallery or auction house experience are preferred. You must be able to lift and carry objects that weigh in excess of 60lbs on a regular basis and be comfortable handling/installing a wide variety of antique furniture, paintings, and other art objects. This is a full-time position based in our Boston Gallery.

Salary commensurate with experience. Skinner offers a competitive package including salary, profit sharing, 401K, health & dental insurance, paid vacation, and a unique and varied working environment. 

Please submit cover letter & resume to careers@skinnerinc.com noting AC, Boston/your last name in the subject line by Friday, April 20. No phone calls, please. 

Auction Assistant, Boston, MA

New England’s leading auction house seeks responsible, team-oriented, and driven Auction Assistants to work at the Boston Gallery. Weekday shifts with evening and weekend work required. The flexibility of schedule is a must.
 
Responsibilities:
Prepare and style gallery for auctions
Assist clients during auction previews
Participate in fundamental tasks during auctions
 
Qualifications:
Strong interpersonal skills

Must be able to lift 35 to 40 lbs and climb a ladder

Please submit cover letter & resume to careers@skinnerinc.com noting AA, Boston/your last name in the subject line by Monday, February, 12. 

 

 


Auction Assistant, Marlborough, MA

New England’s leading auction house seeks responsible, team-oriented, and driven Auction Assistants to work at the Marlborough Gallery. Weekday shifts with evening and weekend work required. The flexibility of schedule is a must.

Responsibilities:

• Prepare and style gallery for auctions
• Assist clients with auction previews
• Participate in fundamental tasks during auctions

Qualifications:
• Must be able to lift 35 to 40 lbs and climb a ladder
• Strong interpersonal skills

Please submit cover letter & resume to careers@skinnerinc.com noting AA/Marlborough/your last name in the subject line by Monday, February 12.

Warehouse Assistant, Marlborough, MA

New England’s leading auction house seeks responsible, team-oriented, and driven Warehouse Assistant to work at the Marlborough Gallery. Weekday shifts with occasional evening and weekend work required. The flexibility of schedule is a must.

Responsibilities:

Pack, unpack and bin property
Help load and unload trucks
Prepare and style gallery for auctions
Assist clients during auctions and previews
Inventory and database management
Assist Transportation Dept. as needed

Qualifications:

Must be able to lift minimum 80 lbs.
Flexibility in performing different tasks
Strong interpersonal skills
Occasional night and weekend work
High School diploma or equivalent

Salary: $12/hr.

Please submit cover letter & resume to careers@skinnerinc.com noting Warehouse/Marlborough/your last name in the subject line by Monday, February 28.

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