Job: Cook / Nanny, Sea Cliff, NY

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General Information

Job title:
Cook / Nanny
Job location:
Sea Cliff, NY  11579 United States
Requisition code:
C-76 : Hire Society
Date posted:
Job type:
$50,000-$60,000 per year; plus potential for annual discretionary bonus
All salaries are Dependent On Experience and References, and all candidates must be willing to submit themselves for a Federal Background Check
Potential for Full non-contributory benefits & paid vacation
Job Category:

Job Description

Private Sea Cliff family, with two teenage aged children seeks an experienced, driven and motivated cook / nanny. This position is a full-time live-out position, roughly 40-50 hours per week, typically Thursday to Sunday with flexibility to work extended hours upon request. The primary responsibilities include cooking, shopping and serving healthy meals, picking up and dropping kids to and from appointments, light housekeeping and pet care, as well as travelling with family to their secondary residences in Miami and Upstate NY as needed. There are additional staff members in the home so the ideal candidate will be a team player who works well with other household staff.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Creating fresh seasonal meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) for family of four
• General household organization and light housekeeping
• Overseeing all elements of all food and beverage service within the residence on a daily basis; coordinating with staff at other residences as needed
• Stocking procurement, grocery shopping, and running errands
• Coordinating activities and providing transportation to and from all engagements (sports practices and games, appointments, classes, activities, etc.)
• Care for the family dog, inclusive of walking, watering, feeding and training
• Ability to travel domestically with the family upon request; packing and unpacking for travel
• Additional duties and responsibilities as needed and upon request

Job Requirements

• Strong command of English language; both verbal and written
• Strong cooking and presentation skills with an emphasis on fresh, healthy and simple seasonally-based meals
• Excellent references required from both current and previous employers as well as longevity in previous positions
• Minimum 3 - 5+ years related experience working in similar position
• Effective and proactive problem-solver; able to analyze situations thoroughly in order to ?anticipate problems before they arise
• Exceptional organizational skills and dedication to responsibilities; prioritization and efficiency required at all times; strong attention to detail a must
• Adept in working in fast-paced, ever-changing environments where the utmost discretion and confidentiality are required
• Computer proficiency in Mac & PC systems, and iPhone Savvy
• Polished, poised and professional in both mindset and manor
• Flexibility in scheduling; willingness to work long hours and overtime as needed
• Valid Driver’s License? and own a personal vehicle; confident driver with zero points
• Willing and able to travel domestically with principals as needed
• Legally able to work within the United States
(Job number: 3713442)
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