COOK-LIGHT HOUSEKEEPER- BUTLER- SECURITY
Experienced domestic couple is required for long term client in Gstaad, Switzerland. This is a part time residence of a single gentleman employer (with occasional visits from extended family) in residence for approx. 6 months each year. As a couple you will oversee the day to day management of this busy residence and the care of the interior between you. The household has a local House Manager who managers all aspects of the house.
The cook/housekeeper will be hands on, with support of 2 live-in maids and a daily laundress. You should be a very good family cook to dinner party standard as this will be your main duty when the principal and or his guests are in residence, cooking fresh family meals, shopping and running errands–confident to cook for the staff each day and the principals and any family or guests when required.
Partner will primary act as Butler, you should be confident with service and front of house duties. You should have experience in formal and informal food/drink service.
Both of the couple will be responsible for the security of the property, ensuring alarms are set, doors and windows are locked, and any external contractors supervised. Teamwork in this role is essential.
A travelling butler, personal assistant is also employed and will always be present when the principal is in residence.
A chauffeur is employed but occasional driving duties may be required, i.e. station or airport runs, shopping etc.
You will need to be dog friendly and between you and the team share the responsibility of feeding and walking the dog (Labrador). The property tends to be very busy over Christmas and during school holidays with family and friends visiting.
TOP SALARY for an experienced couple. Accommodation is provided within the residence, a large double bedroom and en-suite facilities with use of a kitchen. 2 days off per week. Fluent English and Non-smokers essential. ASAP Start
|Job Category||Full time, Live in|