House Manager Job

  • Sector: Private Households & Estates
  • Function: House Manager
  • Contact: Andy Hodges
  • Contact Phone: +442072339950
  • Start Date: December 2023
  • Location: Portugal
  • Salary: €60,000 to 85,000 GPA
  • Job Ref: 114143
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House Manager - Live-in - Algarve, Portugal - December start available.

**Please note we will only respond to applications from EU Passport Holders / Portuguese Visa Holders and those who are fluent in both Portuguese & English**

 We are pleased to be assisting a UHNW individual and his family in finding an experienced and capable House Manager for 3 residences (located nearby to each other) The main residence is located in a much sought after part of the Algarve and near the Beach. The main principal uses the property around 10 days every 30 days so is often at his other European residences or in the USA. The House Manager will be responsible to make sure The Main House, The Guest Apartment and the Gym complex are constantly ready to use and in the finest of conditions at all time. 


  • Hands on House Manager, to assist the Housekeeper / Couple when needed

  • Co-ordinate daily activity 

  • Setting routines and protocols for the residences

  • Be the main point of contact for 3rd party's and contractors 

  • Develop Inventories and manuals for the Staff and Principals

  • All Household purchases and Budgeting controls

  • Schedule maintenance

  • Service the Fleet

  • 247 availability to the principal 

  • Appointment making 

  • Managing the staff 

  • Driving duties on occasion 

To be considered 

  • Must be an EU Passport Holder / Portuguese Valid Working Visa

  • Must be fluent in Portuguese 

  • Must be fluent in English 

  • Must be a Driver 

  • Must be free to start in December or January at the latest 

  • Must have a proven verifiable background as a House Manager preferably in London, France or Switzerland 

  • Longevity in previous positions 


  • Top European Salary, not a Portuguese Salary! 

  • Accommodation provided, own room and En-suite

  • Car provided

  • Beautiful location in the Algarve

  • This is a long term position, the client wants someone for many years 

Job No: 114143

Consultant: Andy Hodges