Household Manager

| Houston, TX, United States

Posted Date 5/19/2023

Household Manager

Purpose: Oversee the day-to-day operations of the home. The HM works directly with the homeowner and his family, medical caregivers, household childcare provider, and household assistant. The homeowner is an ALS patient, therefore, the HM will need a basic understanding of the healthcare system. The HM is responsible for managing the calendar, coordinating transportation for all scheduled events, and maintaining the necessary inventory for the home. The ideal candidate will be hands-on, proactive, and have a positive attitude. 


Essential Functions

  • Schedule all necessary doctor, maintenance, and personal appointments
  • Schedule, coordinate, and be present for household services - cleaners, appliance repairs, deliveries, contractors, etc.
  • Communicate with primary caregivers and child care provider 
  • Coordinate the children's schedules and assist with school drop off/pick up
  • Manage email inbox, and sort any mail that the principle receives 
  • Occasional dog walking 



  • Education: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university (preferred) or equivalent work experience
  • Experience: 2 years applicable household management or other similar work experience is highly preferred


Prerequisite Skills & Requirements

  • Excellent communication, both written and verbal
  • Advanced interpersonal skills including the ability to interact with all staff and guests of the home in a professional and courteous manner
  • Ability to prioritize and manage diverse and multiple tasks with competing priorities successfully, maintaining flexibility and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team; prioritize tasks; and exercise good judgment and initiative
  • Proficiency in Google and Microsoft applications
  • Must maintain a high level of confidentiality
  • Must be comfortable interacting with children and pets
Job Type
Job Categories
Estate Manager | Family Assistant | House Manager | Other/Miscellaneous | Personal Assistant
$30 an hour
Housing Type

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