Executive Housekeeper needed in Westchester, NY

Compensation: $35-40 per hour plus full benefits


Schedule: Monday to Friday, 12pm -8pm (ideally), with overtime and after-hours support expected, including weekends and holidays. Occasional travel to other property


The individual will provide high-level support in managing, coordinating, and facilitating a smooth operation of two main households. This position requires special knowledge, understanding and experience in assisting a dynamic family with everyday household(s) tasks. Candidate must be easy going, organized, independent, able to communicate clearly, follow directions and take initiative when appropriate.


Responsibilities:

  • Top quality cleaning; proficiency in maintaining high quality furniture and associated materials; comfort with protocols for maintaining, rare, musical instrument

  • Maintaining tidy and orderly storage areas (closets, cupboards, shelves, etc.)

  • Laundry, including washing, and ironing clothes and sheets

  • Creating and maintaining inventories for pantry, fridge, freezer, cleaning supplies of all types, maintenance supplies of all types, linen of all types, etc.

  • Management of wardrobes, including delicates washing and dry cleaning

  • Packing and unpacking for travel, especially to and from second home

  • Deep cleaning of kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms, play areas, including light fixtures, windows, trim and sill surfaces, shelves, drawers, including organizing assistants to take up rugs, move furniture, etc., all on a schedule to be agreed

  • Food shopping and meal prep

  • Enjoy playing and interacting with young children; can help-out with child related tasks such as pickups, activities, appointments

  • Monitor allergies and prescriptions

  • Weekly family calendar planning week to week, provide reminders for key dates

  • Oversight of general maintenance of the residence(s), point out necessary repairs/purchases

  • Sort and handle mail, separating junk

  • Manage petty cash, household budgets, keep record of expenses

  • Help with Family travel logistics and special events

Requirements:

• 5+ years long-term experience in a formal, fully staffed home

• Keen aesthetic sense and familiarity with museum quality furnishings (and the care of them).

• Must be local, drive and with a reliable car to get to work.

• Great communication skills with excellent competency in English, both written and spoken.

• Must be a team player, highly energetic and can keep up in a fast paced environment


APPLY HERE