Full Time Butler/Cook – Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk Ref 1343

Position Filled
Posted on
May 22, 2023
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Job Type
Permanent / Full-time / Live in
Private Household & Estate / Estate Worker

Full Time Experienced Butler with cooking experience required for large, private, country Estate located approx 9 miles South of Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.

This is a live in position and the accommodation available is a small 2 bedroom cottage within the Estate grounds.

The Position:-

  • Normal Butler duties – Organising and arranging the comfort of the Principals and their guests
  • Communicating with other household staff to ensure the smooth running of the house
  • To make sure bedrooms, reception rooms and dining tables are prepared for Principals and guests
  • Serving drinks and food
  • Formal table service when required
  • Preparing luggage for travel
  • Being 100% in attendance
  • Cooking breakfast, lunch and supper

The Person  will be:-

  • Reliable, trustworthy, polite and well presented
  • An experienced Butler
  • A good cook
  • An excellent communicator, to liaise with Principals, other staff members and guests
  • Organised and a good problem solver
  • Experienced in Silver Service
  • Experienced in assisting with shoot events ( preferred not essential)
  • Car driver with clean licence
  • Non smoker

A good salary will be offered to the successful person who can provide fully checkable reference.

Tel Jackie 07979 501997