SEEKING EUROPEAN BUTLER FOR A UHNW CLIENT, DUBAI – 15,000 – 18,000 AED PER MONTH

Role: Butler to Provide Five Star Service
Days: 6 days a week  
Hours: 24 hours / 6 days on call
Location: Dubai, UAE
Salary: 15,000 – 18,000 AED
Accommodation: Live in, accommodation will be provided
Start: ASAP

A fantastic position has become available for a top class European Butler to provide five star service to a UHNW principal, located in Dubai, UAE.

This is an exciting opportunity to work full-time for UHNW client with a full social calendar across his multiple residences. The ideal candidate will have strong experience working within private residences and for UHNW clients . The candidate must also have extensive experience working in top international 5 star hotels, such as the Bulgari, Rosewood and Four Seasons . The client enjoys entertaining and hosting events across his residences and the candidate will be expected to accommodate for high-profile guests and be comfortable with hosting large parties of VIPs and UHNW guests.

Applicants need to be firm, proactive and flexible in approach and thrive at working in a fast-paced environment, your working day will be hugely varied and the ideal candidate will be comfortable to travel when needed. You will join a team of staff to support this UHNW client and ensure the highest levels of service are provided at all times. The ideal candidate will have a strong eye for detail, and will need to ensure the residence is immaculate and always in pristine condition.

The candidate is required to have multiple and strong written and verbal references. Must have a UK / EU passport. Accommodation will be provided.  Please note that the salary offered for the role will depend on the candidate’s previous earnings, skills, qualifications and experience.  Interviewing now for an ASAP start. Start date is flexible for the right candidate;  

Duties:

  • Ensuring VIP / UHNW guests are looked after to the highest standard
  • Arranging and ensuring the smooth running of the principals social calendar and any events or parties
  • Liaise with the family office and household team
  • Take responsibility for overseeing the smooth running, general upkeep and maintenance of the household
  • Ensuring the residence is always immaculately presented and in pristine condition
  • Supervision of staff ensuring the highest standard and levels of service are maintained
  • Coordinate travel itineraries and schedules with agent’s / family office
  • Creating wardrobe inventories & wardrobe management
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Booking restaurants & lifestyle management
  • Travel preparation and assisting with packing
  • Overseas travel with the principal when required
  • Running errands
  • Liaising with family members and other personal contacts
  • Ensuring efficiency, harmony and high morale throughout the household
  • Caring for guests and visitors
  • Assisting with or overseeing the service of refreshments and meals

To be considered for this role you must;

  • Have a minimum of 5+ years of experience as a butler in a UHNW residence
  • Must have experience in top 5 Star Hotels
  • Possess (or be willing to get) an up to date DBS check
  • Have excellent contactable references
  • Valid EU / UK passport
  • Be flexible to relocate

To apply for the position please send your CV to info@poppylaneplacements.com. You can also reach the team on +44 (0) 2072439049.