Are you looking to hire a butler in Edinburgh?
Lighthouse careers specialises in finding top level butlers for private households, chalets and luxury yachts.
Hire a butler for exceptional service
LIGHTHOUSE CAREERS – PRIVATE HOUSEHOLDS STAFFING SPECIALISTS
How we can help you find a butler in Edinburgh?
Yachting is the ultimate luxury experience, A synonym of exclusivity, independence and privacy. The crew is trained to the greatest standards.
With over 2 decades of experience placing high calibre butlers on luxury yachts, the idea to transition yacht crew into private households came from growing demand from both yacht owners looking for the same high standards of service on their private estates, and an increasing number of candidates looking to settle down and move ashore.
We pride ourselves on our personal approach to recruitment. We build long term relationships with both Clients and Candidates, thus allowing us to ensure we are placing the right people in the right roles.
We are dedicated to discreet and efficient customer service, and we strive to streamline the recruitment journey from day one. We are rigorous in our approach to screening, checking references and verifying qualifications prior to placing a candidate with a client.
What can you expect from a butler in Edinburgh
We are a well-known household service agency that can match top-notch professionals with you. We provide a completely customized service to ensure we connect you with the best butlers when it comes to hiring your next butler Edinburgh.
A butler is a domestic worker in a large household who is the most senior member, and titles such as majordomo, butler administrator, house manager, staff manager, chief of staff, staff captain, estate manager, and head of household staff are occasionally used.
In accordance with his/her title, the employee’s responsibilities will differ somewhat, but most importantly in response to the demands of the individual employer. The responsibilities of the Butler include: organizing the duties and schedule of domestic staff, assisting with household and family security measures, monitoring family packing and travel preparations. Assist in planning and organizing house parties and events, taking resident phone calls, serving meals and drinks, as well as other wait services related.
He or she is knowledgeable about wine and spirits and is in charge of the winery’s cellar and liqueur stock.
Must liaise with other employees as needed, such as aircraft personnel, drivers, yacht crew members, and workers from other family members’ houses as well as corporate office staff.
Make sure your butler is familiar with any allergies or other needs you may have. Your butler should also make sure all visitors are aware of any restrictions you may have (e.g. no smoking, no pets).
A Butler will manage the entire household. They are responsible for hiring staff and setting their schedules; creating menus; shopping for groceries; managing staff training; maintaining the cleanliness of all house property (and sometimes exterior properties); planning activities, parties, weddings, etc.; overseeing maintenance of all systems in house to avoid emergencies; and maintaining household finances.
Your personal butler will help you to make any necessary arrangements for traveling, including making airline, hotel or car-rental reservations.
A Butler should be loyal, discreet, and courteous to clients’ privacy. He must have a high level of skill and experience in managing a team and leading by example, always remaining calm under pressure and able to prioritize and delegate under pressure.Your butler is also responsible for your luggage, so he/she should be well-versed in all international luggage standards. Your butler should know where all valuables are located at all times, including passports , cash and important papers .
A Butler in Edinburgh will be required to maintain confidentiality and discretion at all times, about both the employer’s private life as well as information regarding sensitive company matters.
Butlers are responsible for planning and organizing house parties and events coordinating invitations to other family members’ houses as well as corporate office staff.
A butler must be proactive, flexible, adaptable, with a lot of common sense. He must have excellent communication skills and manners. If issues arise that are simple to fix, a butler must be confident in his ability to diagnose and repair them. Computer literacy is required
How are we going to help you find a butler in Edinburgh?
A proven 3 step process
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We have been providing butlers for years and we know what it takes to get things done well. Our expert team will make sure you never regret hiring professionals from start-to finish. There is nothing to pay to start the search. We will also provide you with a thorough advise and a butler salary guide to make sure you don’t miss out on amazing candidates.
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Why choose Lighthouse careers to help you hire a butler in Edinburgh?
"Human resources isn’t a thing we do. It’s the thing that runs our business"
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We strive to be the first choice recruitment service provider for both clients and candidates alike. Our goal is to make the recruitment process as smooth and seamless as possible.
Our recruiters will do the groundwork for you, they interview numerous candidates, check their qualifications and references, and listen to both parties to ensure the best possible match.