Detail oriented Executive Housekeeper/Cook needed to manage busy 8,000sf home in Raleigh, NC. Backup childcare may be required but both parents are very actively involved with the children and need an Executive Housekeeper who can help keep the home organized and provide light pick up, cleaning, and make beds. Ideal candidate will be a self-starter who is willing to clean out a closest, assess what is needed and what isn’t needed and provide organization.

Laundry is required along with light ironing. Executive Housekeeper will also be responsible for daily kitchen cleaning, running errands, grocery shopping and helping prepare dinner. Ideal candidates will enjoy cooking and be able to follow a recipe or even have professional culinary training. Floral arranging would be an additional plus as the family has a large rose garden. Packing/unpacking for family vacations as well as occasional business trips. Help with seasonal decorating and other special projects such as changing children’s closets for summer/winter apparel.

Executive Housekeeper will be responsible for the complete oversight of outside vendors; ensuring work is completed correctly and up to family standards. Must be hands-on and willing to pitch in where needed. Executive Housekeeper should be capable of creating punch lists for vendors and accurately pass along any special requests from the family. Will be responsible for creating and maintaining a household notebook to track vendors and services provided, including for family vehicles.

Ideal candidates will be able to work with family to learn likes and dislikes and then anticipate and see to needs before the family is even aware of them. Must have the ability to clearly communicate and accurately follow direction without repeated instruction.

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