Christie’s is a name and place that speaks of extraordinary art, unparalleled service and expertise, as well as international glamour. Founded in 1766 by James Christie, Christie’s has since conducted the greatest and most celebrated auctions through the centuries providing a popular showcase for the unique and the beautiful. Christie’s offers over 450 auctions annually in over 80 categories, including all areas of fine and decorative arts, jewellery, photographs, collectibles, wine, and more.
Christie’s has a global presence with 53 offices in 32 countries and 10 salerooms around the world including in London, New York, Paris, Geneva, Milan, Amsterdam, Dubai, Zürich, and Hong Kong. More recently, Christie’s has led in growth markets such as Russia, China, India and the Middle East, with successful sales, exhibitions and initiatives in Shanghai, Moscow, Baku, Beijing, Mumbai, Delhi, Jeddah, Abu Dhabi, Doha and Dubai.
* Amazing people to work with, all very collaborative
* Getting things done can be frustrating
Good culture and fair rewards. Takes real steps to be inclusive.
Rigid processes which are too informal
Im the head of shipping in Christies Dubai office and also handling invoicing payments, security and maitenance
good salary and family benefits
Work life balance because of limited of man power
Busy and fun
Varied work across multiple departments. A lot of responsibility was given to me and was part of a friendly team. There was a good work ethic and a relaxed atmosphere
5 days per week. Little to do during the day because of poor management. Low pay and poor communication between employees and short term interns. Culture in the workplace did not encourage or permit the learning suggested in the job description.