A busy family with 3 children and their 2 small dogs based in Mayfair, London, W1 are looking for a live out House Manager for their main residence. You should have experience of working in large private households, a driving license is not required for this role. This is a live-out role so you should be within easily commutable distance.
A lovely family who have busy lives, are looking for an experienced House Manager for their property in Mayfair, London, W1. They have 3 children who are 11yrs, 9yrs, and 6yrs old. The household is fully staffed and the family have 2 small dogs.
You should be a good team player but firm, taking on and dealing with all projects as required and assisting wherever necessary to ensure all work is dealt with on time. You must work well under pressure in a calm and efficient manner, prioritising work well and always completing daily tasks. With good organisational and planning skills.
Engaging with and overseeing outside contractors, service providers and suppliers, and ensuring that their work is completed to satisfaction. You will be responsible for ensuring that any maintenance issues are brought to the owner’s attention.
You will be responsible for the care of all household guests and visitors including overseeing staff training and development. You should be happy to provide and serve light refreshments to the guests. You will also be responsible for purchasing goods for the household.
You should be organised and adaptive, with a good sense of initiative and the ability to get the job done. Always willing to adjust to the needs of the daily routine of the family and property.
You should be happy to travel with the family a couple of times a year.
The family's home is in Mayfair, London, W1. This is a live out role so you must live in a suitably commutable distance to Mayfair.
You should speak an excellent level of English.
You must have solid experience as a House Manager in private households and be able to get on with helping the family from day one independently with little guidance.
The family are looking for someone to start immediately - we are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 regulations.
Polo & Tweed provide a specialist service in domestic staff recruitment and domestic staff training. Based in Mayfair, London, we work with a global network of clients in private homes, hotels, restaurants, chalets and yachts. We approach our services from a unique and fresh perspective. It’s not the bottom line that drives us, but the desire to satisfy and provide the very best service we can to our clients.
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