High Profile and VERY busy west side family needs a reliable, organized, detail oriented and fun family assistant based in Santa Monica. You will be doing anything from planning a intimate dinner party, gift buying, planning travel, lots of scheduling and liaising between the family business manager. You should be a self-starter, MAC proficient, and have a fun and easygoing attitude. Must be VERY computer savvy! Please be completely comfortable with excel spreadsheets and up to speed on all Apple products. Mom has a very busy work schedule. Kids go to a private school with a very confusing web site. Calendar is uploaded online daily. All 3 kids have different schedules daily. You will be responsible for all of their schedules and keeping the nannies on schedule since everyone besides YOU will be computer illiterate. There is a heavy childcare aspect to this position. Pickups Monday through Friday for all three kids (17, 15 and 12 years old) and lots of family errands. In addition you will be responsible for all the party planning with the Mrs. and doing extensive gift buying etc. This is a full time position. Family pays per hour on the books plus health insurance (including dental) after 3 months… Schedule is Monday – Friday, a very occasional Saturday. The client does split days often with some remote errands, calendaring, travel, online ordering in the morning and then afternoons with the principal / mom at the home in the afternoon usually. The most important time you are needed is afternoons to evenings from 2 p.m. -7 p.m. The mornings you can schedule vendors or errands as needed and make your own schedule. We would like someone who has no ambitions to work in entertainment . Family wants someone long term and able to commit to 5 years. West side preferred. Home is in Santa Monica.