new york area

House Manager needed in South Hampton

An active Manhattan family seeks an experienced, service-oriented House Manager to help manage their Southampton home. This is a live-in position (own separate one bedroom cottage) requiring the utmost of flexibility specifically during the summer months and as needed throughout the year. The ideal candidates will take pride in, and find joy overseeing and working within a lively and fun formal home.

Duties include but are not limited to:

• Executive housekeeping duties; a solid foundation in fine home management and adept at managing a long-standing housekeeping team
• Laundry, ironing + fabric care
• Provisioning + managing of appropriate levels of household stock
• Light kitchen duties
• Overseeing and running service during formal + informal dinner parties
• Awareness of five-star level of guest service; able to anticipate every guest need
• Basic handyman skills; ability to oversee small fixes
• Basic knowledge in landscaping and grounds care
• Vendor management
• Errands, as needed
• Dog care, as needed

Ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years work related experience, with Excellent references (local references would be a major bonus!), strong problem-solving skills, anticipatory in nature, exceptional organizational skills.

Candidate must be fluent in English and have a valid NY drivers license.

Salary DOE!

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