Housekeeper

Shanghai | FILLED

Housekeeper required in UHNW Property in Shanghai, China to assist a UHNW couple from the UK. The position comes with an apartment near to the main property. Prospective candidates need to be able to speak and understand English fluently to communicate with the couple.

Duties:

  • Housekeeping across the household, personal rooms as well as reception rooms, kitchen, bathrooms, etc
  • Taking care of specialist items such as wood, marble, crystal, etc
  • Assisting with laundry – washing, ironing and arranging dry cleaning for particular garments and linens
  • Knowledge of specialist garments; silk, cotton, cashmere, etc and their care requirements
  • Overseeing contractors and external services whilst they are in the residence
  • Running errands and arranging delivers/pick ups

Skills and experience:

  • Flexible – Must be able to amend their shift pattern at short notice if the couple are expecting visitors
  • Ability to work alone and with a team to cover all aspects of the household cleaning
  • Understanding of cleaning products and material care
  • Organised, able to prioritise tasks to the household needs
  • Positive and driven – happy to assist other’s in the household
  • Discretion is of the utmost importance when working alongside the family
  • Basic Mandarin would be helpful but not essential

The salary is £35k for the right individual with accommodation provided in the local area of the property. The neighbourhood is full of restaurants, café’s, shops and entertainment to help you settle in. Candidates will be asked work extra hours on occasion but an overtime package is in place.  This role would suit someone who is able to travel at short notice initially with time given to sort out any obligations in their place of residence.

VACANCY FILLED
2018-07-06T10:32:46+00:00

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