HOUSE MANAGEMENT COUPLE
HOUSEKEEPER –COOK- HOUSEHOLD MANAGER-BUTLER
Newly created position for a professional experienced couple with very high standards are required for a beautiful Estate just outside Geneva. The main house is large with five suites and secondary accommodation on the estate suitable for guests. Currently a weekend & holiday residence of a family of 5 ( 3 children 13,11 and 1yrs ) but in 2020 the house will be used more frequently when the 2 elder children are at boarding school. A nanny is employed.
One member of the couple will be responsible for the housekeeping and laundry for the house working alongside the daily housekeeper. It is essential that you have a good thorough knowledge of products, special finishes and high-end fabrics.
Partner will be responsible for the daily monitoring and maintenance checks of the main house and the associated buildings, with daily responsibility for the running of this beautiful and recently refurbished property, acting as household manager. Ideally with ability to serve at table, mixing and serving drinks and dealing with front of house duties, overseeing contractors and security, serving at table and arranging events alongside the lady of the house,
One of the couple will be required to cook to dinner party standard, the principals do like to entertain at least once per month.
Ideally both members of the couple will be responsible for the general running of the house, including dealing with security and safety systems records, management of stock control and household administration. You must be happy around animals as the family currently have a dog and will eventually have some outside animals too. It is essential that you work well as a team, are dedicated and have high attention to detail with commitment to provide a welcoming environment for the owners when in residence. A full-time daily housekeeper is employed, with head gardener also living on the estate. The family also have a chalet in Gstaad, and some travel will be required from time to time. Duties are interchangeable and a simple uniform will be required.
Separate self-contained accommodation will be provided. 2 days off per week, but flexible to cover when the principals are in residence and take time back when they are not. Ideally both must drive and Non-Smokers essential.
Salary very competitive depending on experience. French speakers a plus, but not essential. Sorry no pets or dependant children (HU3409) CONTACT HUTCHINSONS EXCLUSIVE COUPLES AGENCY FOR ALL COUPLES POSITIONS
|Job Category||Full time, Live in|
|Duties||day to day housekeeping, housemanagement, cooking, serving, driving, inhouse maintenance, organise contractors,|
|Accommodation||Separate on the estate|