Movie Poster Cataloger

Location: Dallas, TX
Date Posted: 11-22-2017
Do you know a lot about vintage posters, especially movie posters? Find the perfect opportunity to demonstrate your research and writing abilities by applying your knowledge in our unique and innovative environment.
Heritage Auctions ( is the #1 Collectibles Auctioneer in the world with multiple auction categories featuring Fine Art and Collectibles, our auction categories include  coinssportscomicsfine jewelryluxury,  historicalmodern & contemporary artillustration artdecorative artsentertainment and music… and many more!

SUMMARY: Responsible for researching and developing accurate descriptions of vintage posters for upcoming auction catalogs.
  • Create catalog descriptions of movie posters for upcoming auctions
  • Research and make inquiries necessary to gather factual information for descriptions effectively
  • Prioritize based on anticipated value to determine the appropriate length of associated copy
  • Other duties may be assigned
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent; Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 2+ years of general knowledge of the collectibles industry, primarily vintage posters; and/or equivalent combination of education and experience.
SKILLS & ABILITIES: Must be highly proficient in Microsoft applications, excellent writing and/or cataloging skills; strong researching skills in a high production environment; demonstrated prioritization skills and ability to meet deadlines; great attention to detail; a high ability to learn quickly with a positive attitude. 
PHYSICAL & MENTAL DEMANDS: To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to withstand long periods of sitting, looking at a computer monitor. Individual must be able to occasionally life up to 15 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Individual must be able to work in a fast-paced team focused environment.
The following are attributes that we are seeking in all employees at Heritage:
  • Self-motivation, intelligence, and strong work ethic.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Ability to follow set standards and take direction.
  • Ability to analyze and propose solutions to problems.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-project, and dynamic environment.
  • Absolute drive to complete projects on time and in a detailed manner.
  • Excellent organizational skills: accurate and thorough.
  • Excellent communication skills: listening, writing, and verbal.
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