Live -in Butler/Houseman

| Greenwich, CT, United States

Posted Date 1/13/2021
Description

 

A live in butler/houseman is sought to provide a discreet and exacting personal service to an UHNW family on a day-to-day basis at their home in Greenwich, Connecticut.

This is an all-encompassing role and responsibilities are varied. The ideal candidate will be flexible, hard-working, and adaptable.

Specific duties to include:

  • Oversight of the principle property, organising and co-ordinating tradespeople for regular planned, and reactive, maintanence. To include but not limited to light self-maintenance such as the replacement of light bulbs, and basic pool maintenance
  • Daily but light cooking duties, principally the preparation of the main evening meal for the family
  • Serving meals and drinks, and performing waiter services as necessary to the principals, their family, and guests
  • Occasional driving duties to include driving the principals and family to/from the airport, and family outings, and other journeys as required
  • Running errands; including grocery and other household shopping
  • Caretaking of the family’s five friendly dogs, to include walks, administration of medications and monthly treatments, and the booking of veterinary appointments
  • Light IT support such as updating iPads, rebooting Wi-Fi, and signing into streaming accounts on the TVs
  • Care of the vehicle fleet of 6 vehicles. You will ensure they are kept fuelled, clean, adequately stocked with water, and well maintained.
  • You will be required to travel with the family to their homes in the Caribbean, and Europe

Person spec:

  • Excellent organisational skills with a high attention to detail
  • Fluent command of English in both verbal and written communication
  • Honest and trustworthy individual with a can-do attitude
  • Extensive experience in similar position within a private family residence with contactable references
  • Must be flexible and adapt to the family’s needs
  • Confident, professional and welcoming personality
  • Proficient but not necessarily professional cooking skills using fresh seasonal ingredients
  • High level of integrity
  • Dog lover
Job Type
Full-Time
Job Categories
Butler | Houseman
Compensation
$65,000 plus

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