RESIDENTIAL SENIOR HOUSEKEEPER
LONDON MAYFAIR -W1
Essential Requirements – Previous housekeeping experience in a large private residence. IT /Tech savvy. Discreet with a mature manner, self sufficient and forward thinking. Good communication skills. Fluent English.
Part residence home of Overseas employers, this large London residence is mainly used for visits to London 2-3 times per year. Additional staff always travel with the employer and the extended family.
As the sole housekeeper, you will be responsible for the day-to-day upkeep of this property to a very high standard. This includes all day to day housekeeping, cleaning, laundry, working as part of a wider team, reporting to the International properties manager and the family office in London.
As well as the preparation and continual care of the property, the role does involve some administration duties. You will need to be fluent in English, have some computer skills ( email, internet etc) be able to liaise with the maintenance team and external contractors. You will be asked to run errands and deal with personal shopping requests for the principals when in residence.
You will organise your own workload and be capable of working with a team during the principal’s visits. A chef accompanies the principal during visits, but you should be able to prepare a light breakfast, serve beverages and lay a nice table.
The clients seek a professional, well-presented housekeeper, with high attention to detail, a friendly but discreet nature with ability to prioritise and delegate tasks and duties when required.
SALARY £42-45,000 GROSS PER ANNUM –Very private, light and large double bedroom and ensuite provided at the top of the house. April start, a handover period will be arranged with the departing housekeeper. When the principals are not in residence this is a Monday to Friday 9-5pm working week, but when they are, additional days and hours will be required and time back given in lieu. (HU4009)