Vacancy: Chef/ Steward/ess
Yacht: 23m Private MY
Start Date: May 2021
Length: Seasonal with possibility of return seasons- Retainer
Salary: €4000-€5500 dep on experience
A family ran yacht with a great, young, dynamic captain is looking for an experienced Chef who has good stewardess experience. The yacht will be based in the Med for the summer. The ideal candidate should be English mother tongue. The family are lovely and use their boat for summer holidays with friends.
The ideal candidate should hold the STCW and ENG1. The captain helps out on the interior also its a true team effort. You should have a very keen eye for details and be friendly, approachable and enthusiastic. The candidate can be male or female.
There will be a max of 8 guests but this is infrequent, mainly the family of 5. The owners and captain are English mother tongue. The food should be well balanced, healthy, well presented and you should be able to produce food for special dietary requirements. There is also plenty of down time between guests so you can recharge and have some fun in the sun!
Work hard and rewards will be given to the right candidate who has a fun, hard working and positive attitude.
The yacht will be mainly cruising the Greek islands and possibly France/Italy will be based in Athens for the down times.
Location: nr Divonne France/ Swiss boarder
Land Based: Live out position but can be arranged in for trial period (3months).
Start Date/ Feb/ March 2021
Salary 5000€- 5500€ per month before tax plus bonus
This position in mainly a housekeeping role and wardrobe manager but if you have spa therapy is would be a great added bonus to the client. It would suit an experienced ex yacht stewardess as organisation and time management will be key for this role. The family are very VIP and have a young family. There will be lots of travel involved.
You will report to the Residence Manager and have direct contact with the principal on a daily basis.
Location: Swiss/ French border
Land Based: Live out position
Start Date: Feb/ March 2021
Position length: Permanent
Salary: 7500€ per month
EU Passport holders only. Would suit ex yacht steward or experienced housekeeper
A VIP client is looking for a chalet/House intendant for the luxury property located in the Alps. The ideal candidate Must be fluent English and with fluent French or German. This position would suit a candidate that has worked for VIP clients previously and has the confidence and professionalism towards the principal required. Would suit an ex steward.
You will manage the Alpine residence and will be in charge of the up keep, safety and maintenance of the residence.
You will report to the principals overall properties manager.
The position requires a good physical condition as there is a substantial amount of physical work.
No accommodation is provided, but lodging will be taken care of when presence is required occasionally in other locations. No car is provided but a driving license is a must.
List of tasks and responsibilities
Land based-St Tropez,- Live in or out
Start Date:Jan/ Feb 2021
Salary: Negotiable on experience
An experienced, dynamic, and forward thinking, flexible House Manager required to oversee and manage the smooth running of a fully staffed, large (9-10 bedroom) property in St. Tropez. There will be various tasks required for this position and thus we require a flexible, hands-on, self-sufficient candidate for the job.
It is essential that you have a minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a similar capacity within a private residence. You should have strong managerial skills and the ability to communicate effectively. You will be responsible for ensuring the property is maintained to a very highly immaculate standard. Duties will include staff management, managing all administrative duties including budgets, inventory, expenses, scheduling, overseeing construction projects etc.
There will also be hands on tasks, include service skills, front of house duties, occasional chauffeuring duties etc., thus essential you must be happy to work in both a managerial and hands-on capacity.
Candidates should be energetic, loyal and trustworthy, with a “Can Do” attitude.
This is a part-residence that is used primarily during the summer months, by a high profile UHNI family of 5, who have grown up with domestic staff working in their parents homes and their own. They are experienced and generous employers whose staff stay with them for many years.
When in residence (Normally 3 months annually,) the hours will be longer, with time off in lieu. When the family are not in residence the role will be shorter hours. Driver essential. Non-smoker. Fluent English and French required. Salary negotiable based on experience together with French Contract and various benefits. This position can be live in or live out.
Land based-Highgate, London, UK- Live Out
Start Date:January 2021
Length: Permanent- £55-65,000 per annum
We are looking for a highly experienced and qualified butler, with experience ideally within both 5 Star + renowned hotels and in Private Service working for UHNW families.
This a position working for delightful Principals and their small child who is cared for by the nanny.
This is a new role working alongside another Butler on a 4 day on, 4 day off shift system of approximately 12 hours per working day.
The duties will include occasional light breakfast preparation, house staff management, (full staff employed) wardrobe management, packing / unpacking, front of house and food and beverage service at both lunch / dinner and events. A good knowledge of wines and cellar care is required and an ability to oversee the general smooth running of the whole house, as well as taking care of the needs of the family.
A driver is preferred, although this is not essential. RUSSIAN SPEAKER is essential.
Live out. Salary negotiable based on experience but circa £55-65,000 per annum.
Land based- Buckinghamshire UK
Start Date: Jan/ Feb 2021
Length:Permanent, live out
Salary:£3500-£3800 per month
Minimum qualifications required: Strong housekeeping, laundry skills. Some experience cooking for clients, yacht experience and proven longevity.
Housekeeper/ Laundry/ Cook required for very high profile client in the UK. The residence is in Buckinghamshire in the UK and you must be a UK resident.
This position is full time, live out, on a day basis so you must be local to the area.
You must be very confident in laundry and housekeeping and there is a possibility of some cooking for the clients when chef is away. Ideally English mother tongue as preferred by the client.
This is a large country estate with easy access to London.
The ideal candidate should be single, non smoker and have a yachting background with proven longevity of at least 1-2 years in their last positions.
Land based-Middle East with world wide travel
Start Date: Nov/ Dec
Length:Permanent, live in
Salary:Negotiable on expeirence, very good salary offered
Minimum qualifications required: Previous PA and Nanny/child care experience
PA with Child Care required for very high profile client in the UHNI. The residence is in the Middle East.
Our very westernised lady client requires a professional and proactive candidate to work in the capacity of Personal Assistant to assist Madame with a variety of tasks.
This is a busy household with six children, and while they do have nannies employed, it is essential that you are child friendly and happy to assist with childcare, overseeing the nannies and ensuring the children are well always cared for. YOU MUST HAVE SOME CHILDCARE EXPERIENCE WITH SUPPORTING REFERENCES.
This role will require a candidate with a “can-do” attitude who is happy to assist wherever needed.
The duties for this position will range and will include administrative tasks as well as hands-on tasks overseeing the smooth running of Madame's life and assisting her with all administrative duties, keeping records, inventory, and stock control, booking travel and restaurants, and dealing with her social and business diaries. AGAIN, YOU MUST HAVE PERSONAL ASSISTANT AND ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE WITH SUPPORTING REFERENCES.
The ideal candidate will have already worked long term for a high profile client in their residences or as a Personal Assistant rather than a Business Assistant.
This role is based in Middle East and the candidate will be required to travel with the Client.
Flexibility is essential as well as the ability to travel extensively.
Accommodation provided. TOP Negotiable salary based on experience.
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