We are looking for staff for a family villa in Dubai. A house manager/senior housekeeper who is able to cook or a live in couple would be considered.Yacht, hotel or previous household experience are essential, as is being a confident driver, manager of staff and team player.
The role will include taking the lead on the daily running of the villa, ensuring housekeeping is completed to a high standard, supervising other staff and providing healthy family meals. It will also include shopping, managing lunches, dinner parties and other functions (usually twice or so per month), coordinating deliveries and contractors, assisting with budgeting, record keeping and other administrative duties.
Salary will be dependent on experience. Working schedule likely to be 5/6 days per week, 12 hours per day. Accommodation, visa and medical insurance can be supplied.
Role: House Manager/Cook/all rounder, or Experienced Household Couple (married, for cultural reasons)
Days/Hours of work: 5/6 days per week x 11-12 hours.
Salary Range: TBC – neg, good salary offered
Accommodation: Provided – neg
Start date: April/May 2021
Essential: Trustworthy, Active, energetic, cheerful, good management experience, excellent references from previous long term roles a bonus. Fluent written and spoken English. Confident driver.
Preferred: Able to interview/start ASAP.
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