POSITION: HOUSE MANAGER
LOCATION: Hidden Hills, CA
HOURS/DAYS: Full time, Monday-Friday (hours are flexible within normal work-week hours)
RATE OF PAY: $120,000 plus full benefits
Family with home in Hidden Hills is seeking a motivated and energetic HM/PA hybrid for a permanent position prior to their permanent August 2020 arrival. This home with horse stables requires all utilities to be coordinated, the management of vendors, accepting and handling the arrival of the furniture and décor, management of all household needs, errands and more. This exempt position oversees the housekeeper, chef and landscaper, in addition to any outside vendors and contractors (termite companies, pool, etc.). Client has a home office and will be working from home when not traveling. Must be comfortable working out of the home office with the client, work well self-supervised, have a calm personality to deal with any situations which may arise (roof leaks, quick travel changes, etc.).
Additional duties will be picking up or dropping off a teen child at school and taking to after school activities. Home errands, assisting with tutoring/homework help. Occasional overnights (additional pay of $100/overnight is paid), when family are traveling out of town, and care/support of a small dog. There is a pre-teen and younger girl and an additional child out of the home who does return for visits, and extended stays. Must have a clean driving record.
This position requires fluency in English, excellent written and oral communication skills, responsibility, clear driving record, ability to self-manage and to commit to the position for a minimum of 2 years. Someone with sound judgement, good morals and sensibility will work well with this low-key and very nice family. US passport and ability to travel overseas may be needed.
This client wants to meet candidates with long term work histories (no short-term jobs) and the ability to provide the above with a positive attitude and willingness to go above and beyond what is expected.
Please provide your resume AND reasons for leaving each position along with your salary expectation.
Driving, good with children and small dogs, ability to do overnights on occasion, travel internationally