Role: Butler

Days: 5 days per week

Hours: 45 hours per week

Location: Highgate, North London

Salary: £30,000 – £35,000 gross per annum

Start: ASAP

We are looking for a Butler for a full-time role working within a formal private household in Highgate, North London.

You will be contracted to work 45 hours per week over 5 days, which may include weekends. You must be flexible as the rota can change at short notice.

You will work within a large team of estate staff to ensure the property runs smoothly on a daily basis. The team is made up of Chefs, Housekeepers, Butlers, Chauffeurs, Gardeners and Security Personnel, you will provide support to the Butler team to provide a 7* front of house service to the Principals and their visitors/guests.

The ideal candidate for this role will be highly service orientated either with experience working as a Butler within a private household or from a luxury hotel environment.

Duties and responsibilities;

  • Meeting and greeting visitors to the residence
  • Coordinating luggage delivery and collection from rooms
  • Cleaning and restocking of bars, coffee, tea and water points as required
  • Maintaining general cleanliness in pantry areas, stock rooms, service areas
  • Food and drinks service
  • Bar service
  • Assisting with stock management and maintaining inventories
  • Silver, tray, and butler service as required
  • Valet duties as required
  • Accepting deliveries
  • Cellar management
  • Assisting with packing and unpacking the principal’s belongings for travel
  • Polishing of silverware
  • Assist the Butler team with setting up and organising private functions

To be considered for this role you must;

  • Have 3+ years of experience working as a Butler either within a private household or hotel environment
  • Be fluent in English Language
  • Have excellent contactable references
  • Possess (or be willing to get) an up to date DBS check

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