Majordome/Maitre d’hôtel

CDD CDI Caroline Yvon in Employés de Maison , in Maître d’hôtel , in Majordome
  • Post Date: 7 March 2024
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  • Salaire proposé : 2600
  • Années d'expériences souhaitées : 4 ans

Job Description

RHEA, a recruitment agency specializing in Hospitality and Catering professions, is hiring:

Butler/Master of Ceremonies (M/F) starting from May 2024 Fixed-term contract for 4 months

Responsible for directing and coordinating all events, private or professional, at the ultra-luxury private domain exclusively dedicated to VIP stays and events, including three luxurious houses and an apartment totaling eighteen suites and rooms, open from May to late August.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Coordinate all prestigious events, private or professional receptions, in accordance with protocol and representing the family and the estate
Participate in setting up venues for private and corporate receptions, in line with the House’s spirit and traditions
Oversee table service with internal or external staff
Ability to perform French-style table service à la carte or à l’assiette
Be present during events and ensure their perfect organization
Ensure the comfort of guests and the family, be attentive to their requests, and be able to respond to all solicitations
Ensure the preservation of property and maintain reception and living areas in perfect condition
Participate in the management of furniture and furnishings reserves
Knowledge of specific maintenance of large silverware and antique dishes
Manage the purchase and stock of food products for pantries
Organize and manage the possible intervention of subcontractors
Ensure supplier follow-up for the service

Profile of the ideal candidate:

Candidate with a minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience in a similar role
Person sensitive to the respect of traditions, knowledgeable about demanding environments
Practical knowledge of the luxury domain is a plus
Passion and knowledge of the profession
Discreet, responsible, and completely trustworthy candidate
Strong sense of detail and observation
Calm, highly flexible, and devoted individual
Autonomous, capable of taking initiatives
Responsive, proactive, and reliable
Excellent communication skills
Very good level of English required
Driver’s license mandatory

• Proven experience in a similar position in 4-star hotels or large private residences for VVIPs
• Excellent attention to detail, good punctuality, and advance planning
• Willing to work 4 weeks with only one day off per week (from June 29 to end of July) when the owners are present
• Bilingual French/English essential
• Accommodation provided either on-site or off-site (shared villa 15 minutes away by car with other department heads)
• Meals available during service hours
Contract: 39 hours per week
Salary: €2,600 gross per month
Managerial status
On-site accommodation provided initially, then shared villa 15 minutes away by car end of June/July
Lunch or dinner available during service hours for guest visits only

If you are interested, please send us your complete application (CV, LETTERS OF REFERENCES) to rhearecrutement@gmail.com.

Required skills