Cherith Summers

Sales Assistant, Post War and Contemporary Art

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Writing
  • Fine Art
  • Excel
  • Client Service
  • Contemporary art
  • Auction
  • Auctions

Work history


Sales Assistant, Post War and Contemporary Art


Apr 2014
  • •Assistance of four senior directors across auction, private sales and exhibition channels. •Strong focus on client interaction, with responsibility for consignment logistics. •Valuation co-ordination and research. •Cataloguing assistance for e-commerce channel July-August 2015. •Administration for e-commerce channel July-November 2015.


Assistant Manager

Robert Boys Shipping

Nov 2013 - Mar 2014
  • •Responsible for client relations, brought in several new clients through direct outreach. •Administrative responsibilities, including invoicing and preparation of staff timetables •Coordination of CITES and cultural goods export licenses. •Handling and packing of artworks and antiques. •Extensive marketing and social media responsibility.


Projects Assistant

Collective Gallery

Jun 2013 - Nov 2013
  • •Exhibition invigilator, front of house reception. •Support of marketing manager. •Assistance in exhibition install and destall. . Audience profiling and research . Assistance with commissioned projects



Art History and English

University of St Andrews

Aug 2009 - May 2013