RUSSIAN SPEAKING HOUSEKEEPER – UHNWI FAMILY


Reference Number
HG164
City
London
Country
United Kingdom
Salary From
£32000.00
Salary To
£35000.00
Salary Period
annum
Job Type
Contract
Job Hours
Full-time
Internal ID
451
Vacancy Category
Private household

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RUSSIAN SPEAKING HOUSEKEEPER – UHNWI FAMILY

An ultra-high net worth family based in London are seeking to hire an experienced, hard-working Housekeeper for their family home. This is a great opportunity to work for a highly prominent international family who have multiple properties globally and expect high standards throughout their households. Joining a team of 4 housekeepers and a Head Housekeeper, you will responsible for the hands-on cleaning and laundry for this large property and ensure that the highest standards of cleanliness are maintained at all times.

Prior housekeeping and laundry experience within a private household is essential for this role, as well as knowledge of fine fabric care and suitability of cleaning products. You will need to be a team player who is hardworking, able to take direction and work autonomously ensuring high standards are maintained.

This is a live-out role, it will be 40 hours/5-day per week role – you will have 2 consecutive days off each week, but this will not be guaranteed over a weekend. You need to be pet-friendly and happy to muck in with pet care.

 RESPONSIBILITIES
· Daily general household cleaning to a very high standard
· Laundry management, including washing, clothes, towels and linens and luxury fabric care.
· Managing dry cleaning coming in and out of the property
· Managing the principal’s wardrobe: inventory, cleaning, packing
· Supervising and training junior member of staff
· Welcoming guests, table service and preparing accommodation
· Ordering and arranging flowers
· Pet care

 ESSENTIAL CRITERIA
· At least 3 years’ relevant experience in a similar position within a private household
· High standard of cleaning and outstanding laundry and ironing skills
· Good level of English is essential, as well as fluency in Russian  
· Organised and meticulous, with a high level of attention to detail
· Ability to complete tasks to the highest standards
· Reliable, hardworking and efficient
· Flexible with a ‘can-do’ and proactive attitude
· Able to work independently, show initiative, self-managing
· A good team player
· Reliable and discreet
· Non-smoking house
· Pet-friendly
· Eligibility to work in the UK
· Excellent checkable references

If this role sounds of interest and you meet the essential criteria, please apply within or get in touch to find out more.

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