Job: Butler, New York, NY

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New York, NY  10016 United States
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Job Description

?A professional family residing in the United Kingdom, require the employment of a long term Butler/Cook/Housekeeper to ensure the cleanliness and organization of their home in Clifton, South Africa.

The candidates extensive experience in working in a luxury private residence, with full housekeeping and domestic responsibilities and qualified cooking ability will be utilized to its full potential within this excellent opportunity. Qualified and energetic candidates can expect a competitive package.

Duties & Responsibilities
Planning cleaning schedule and tasks in different parts of the property
Carrying out periodical deep cleans, as well as daily cleaning of the property
Hoovering, sweeping, mopping and washing of floorboards, carpets, tiles and rugs
Dusting and polishing delicate surfaces
Laundry and Ironing
Managing a VIP wardrobe
Regular cleaning and changing of bed linen
Ensuring upkeep of porcelain, crystal, gold and silverware
Maintaining and inventory of cleaning products and materials
Flower arranging
Overseeing stock and supply operations in regards to cleaning products and supplies
Managing the purchase of fresh produce
Maintaining and inventory of fresh produce
Creating and cooking of weekly menu's
Cleaning and upkeep of hygiene standards within the kitchen
Breakfast, lunch and dinner preparation with short notice
Potential dinner service duties during receptions and special occasions
Geared towards general hygiene and cleaning standards set by family
Managing of service providers and deliveries
Stock control
Working within a budget, expense reporting and admin

Job Requirements

3 years' experience working as a Housekeeper & Cook in a private residence
Fluent English
Driving Licence would be a plus
Cooking and Housekeeping experience - with Certificates
Dynamic, friendly yet professional person with kind and honest attributes who values the discretion required

Fluent command of English in verbal and written communication
Honest and Trustworthy individual with a pro-active mind set
Detail oriented with the ability to manage: Housekeeping, Cooking, Laundry & Ironing, Deep Cleans
Extensive experience in similar position within a luxury private family residence
High level of experience in a Housekeeping position with cooking ability
Flexible and able to accommodate principle and guests schedule
Service orientated and highly skilled
Certified Qualification and experience in housekeeping
Certified Qualifications and experience in cooking
Drivers Licence would be a plus
Own vehicle would be advantageous
(Job number: 3591228)
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