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Estate Manager/Caretaker Job

Location Greater London, France
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Estate / Property Manager
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £50,000 GPA
Job Number  53662
Created 18 October 2019

Caretaker Job


The client:

A longstanding client of Greycoat Lumleys is looking for a proactive, hands-on and hard-working all-rounder for their property in Cannes. The family are only in residence for roughly two months of the year, so the successful candidate will be expected to work with the other household staff to ensure that the property runs smoothly in their absence.



Cannes, France





Working Week:

Full time, with flexibility when the clients are in residence



Up to £50k Gross Per Annum





Responsibilities to include:


  • Estate management and maintenance, DIY, Basic Repairs

  • Ensuring all mechanical and electrical installations are correctly maintained and in working order

  • Correct Care of delicate art and furniture

  • Occasional Chauffeur duties & Vehicle Maintenance

  • Household Inventories and Stock

  • Security, CCTV, and alarms – you will be the point of contact for any security issues

  • Liaising with, booking and overseeing contractors

  • Swimming pool maintenance

  • Household deliveries and errands

  • Maintenance of the main house and outbuildings

  • Taking care of the two husky dogs that live on the property


Working proficiency in both French and English is essential, as well being computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Office. The ideal candidate will be adaptable, efficient, and highly organised. Flexibility is key as you may be required to work weekends if required.


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Responsible Consultant:

Nicola Forster





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