Job: "Household management couple/France/UHNWF*

"Household management couple/France/UHNWF*
£60k - 70k per year
Permanent
France

I am currently recruiting for a management couple to look after a beautiful medium sized luxury villa in the South of France. This 4 bedroom property is seen as a retreat for the owners and they expect it to be kept at a 5* standard at all times. 

This role comes with a recently refurbished 1 bedroom cottage for the couple to live in with beautiful views and space away from the main household. 
Key duties will include: 

• Cleaning to a very high standard (5 Star Hotel) 
• Generally running the Villa to a five-star hotel standard. 
• Carry out the laundry requirements of the Owners and Villa. 
• Basic interior and exterior maintenance. 
• Handyman type jobs. 
• Basic gardening (minimal amount as external gardener is contracted already). 
• Sweeping and cleaning of exterior terraces. 
• Basic maintenance of the swimming pool. 
• Basic maintenance of external furniture 
• Keeping detailed and accurate records, house inventory and consumables lists. 
• Writing and maintaining a house operations book listing all details of the day-to-day requirements and 
  operating procedures of the estate. 
• Food and beverage provisioning. 
• Keeping an inventory of the house contents, wine/drinks cellar. 
• Cooking in the off season - during high season an external chef is usually bought in to cook lunch and 
  dinner. Assisting the contract chef with cleaning up and tidying of the kitchen. 
• Table service 
• Looking after the resident cat and the owner’s small dog who visits for the summer months. 
• Basic maintenance and cleaning of vehicles based at Villa. 
• Driving the owners and guests when required. 
• Overall running of all aspects of the Villa’s upkeep and maintenance including liaison with all local 
  third-party contractors. 
• Putting out all sun cushions and setting up all terraces daily and then putting away items again at 
  night. 
• Receiving of guests. 
• Serving meals and drinks throughout the day. 
• Carrying, unpacking and packing guest’s bags when required. 
• Booking restaurants and other general arrangement requirements of owners and guests. 
• Buying and arranging of flowers. 
• Dressing of the Villa/exterior terraces for dinner parties and special occasions. 
• Supervision of children and pets were required 

This role will suit an experienced management couple who have looked after luxury private properties before and understand the daily task’s and requirements that will be expected. 

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