Sotheby’s 2022 Internship Program (New York)

Sotheby’s 2022 Internship Program (New York) opened last week and the application closes on January 31, 2022.

The objective of the Sotheby’s Summer Internship Program is to provide practical training experience to students interested in pursuing a career in the fine art and auction world. Internships are available across various business areas. Interns will be assigned a department based on their academic interests and professional goals and will work under the supervision of a designated staff member. Over the course of the summer program, Sotheby’s interns will have the opportunity to learn about the inner workings of a world-renowned auction house, see great rarities and works of art, and discover potential industry careers. In addition, interns will gain exposure to the business through hands-on learning, executive exposure, team projects and so much more.

Summer Intern Program

  • Experience the culture and atmosphere of Sotheby’s by taking on responsibilities of Full-Time employees, working on a variety of projects and making meaningful contributions
  • Immersive orientation and training program; learn from our leaders about our culture as well as the benefits and responsibilities of being a member of Sotheby’s during weekly Speaker Series
  • Continuous on-the-job training and work alongside experienced professionals on meaningful projects throughout the program
  • Exchange ideas and network with peers, mentors and senior managers through team-building sessions, speaker series, museum tours and other organized events
  • Innovate with peers, throughout the internship there will be ample opportunities to collaborate with peers

Qualifications, Skills & Requirements

  • Pursuing an undergraduate degree with a graduation date between December 2022 and June 2023
  • A strong academic record with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Adaptive, positive attitude, multi-tasker, team player, strong work ethic, leadership skills with a curiosity and passion for learning
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Complete the entirety of the onsite 10-week program, Monday, June 6 – Friday, August 12, 2022
By Kelly McSergi
Kelly McSergi Assistant Director of Employer Relations Kelly McSergi