Butler sought in Austria – (Wörthersee)

We are seeking an experienced Butler for a large private estate at the Wörthersee lake (an alpine lake in the southern Austrian state of Carinthia).

Job description:

• Complete service for the principals (couple) and guests

• Dining room: laying the table and clearing away

• Cleaning and care of silver, porcelain for daily use and stemware
• Answering the phone and enquiries

• Arbiter for the principal in various matters concerning household staff

• Daily requests from and reports to the prinicpal

• Organisation and management of entire household staff

• Daily meetings with the house staff, regular one-on-one talks with them

• Planning and compilation of a weekly roster with regard to demands

• Management of annual leave and days off and their requests in collaboration with the office

• Interviews with candidates

• Contact person & interface to the office

• Weekly control checks of the estate and buildings on it

Requirements:

• Several years of experience in a similar role

• Capacity for teamwork and leadership experience

• An excellent command of the English Language

• Self-confidence and a well-groomed appearance

Personality:

• Precise, with an eye for detail

• Ability to lead a team

• Able to deal with conflict situations

• Ability to keep on track

• Pro-active „man of action“ type

Further staff employed on the estate: housekeeper and maids, house technicians, gardeners

Accommodation: a fully furnished flat

Salary: 

Excellent salary with outstanding benefits for the right candidate!

Please note: Applicants must be eligible to work in Austria.

Please send your CV/resume together with a current photo and references.