• Full Time
  • Hout Bay
  • 15 000 USD / Year
  • Salary: R15 000

  • Town/City: Hout Bay
  • State/Province: Western Cape
  • Postal Code: 7806

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Hospitality Recruitment Agency South Africa

We are looking for a flexible and presentable Butler/ Chef. who manages the day-to-day running of the household in Cape Town (Hout Bay). Understands concepts like being anticipatory, friendly but not familiar, maintains privacy and confidentiality, is invisible but available. Answers the residence phone and receives guests at the door.

A very flexible candidate who can commit to the role as Butler has proven experience and references on his cooking ability, and has managed a private home in all aspect

Varied duties including chauffeuring and catering for guests are required over and above the normal day-to-day management of all services rendered in the home.


• Fluent command of English in verbal and written communication
• Honest and Trustworthy individual with a pro-active mindset
• Detail oriented with the ability to manage: Housekeeping, Cooking.
• Extensive experience in a similar position within a luxury private family residence
• High level of experience in a housekeeping position with cooking ability
• Flexible and able to accommodate principal and guest’s schedule
• Service orientated and highly skilled
• Certified Qualification and experience in house management/ hotel management / guest house management

Duties and Responsibilities

• Planning cleaning schedule and tasks in different parts of the property
• Managing and scheduling periodical deep cleans, as well as daily cleaning of the property
• Managing a VIP wardrobe
• Managing laundry department
• Ensuring upkeep of porcelain, crystal, gold, and silverware
• Maintaining and inventory of cleaning products and materials
• Flower arranging
• Overseeing stock and supply operations regarding cleaning products and supplies
• Managing the purchase of fresh produce
• Maintaining and inventory of fresh produce
• Creating and cooking of weekly menu’s
• Managing cleaning and upkeep of hygiene standards within the kitchen
• Breakfast, lunch, and dinner preparation with short notice
• Dinner service duties during receptions and special occasions
• Geared towards general hygiene and cleaning standards set by family
• Managing of service providers and deliveries with security a priority
• Stock control
• Working within a budget, expense reporting, and admin
• Client concierge and meet and greet services during and after office hours
• Chauffeur responsibilities when and where required during the daily schedule
• Room preparation to hotel standard based on principle and guest’s schedule


• Experience working as a Butler in a boutique hotel or private residence
• Cooking and Housekeeping experience
• Dynamic, friendly yet professional person with kind and honest attributes who values the discretion required
• Own vehicle
• Own place

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