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House Manager - Santa Barbara, CA

Status: placed
Job title: House Manager - Santa Barbara, CA

FILLED as of 6-5-15


Live-out, Professional level salary package based on experience to 100k range.


Santa Barbara area employer seeks professional, skillful House Manager for their residence(s). The HM will work closely with the employers daily and coordinate with the family's Estate Manager. Oversee all property activities and construction, ensuring all projects are followed through, handled responsibly, professionally, and in a timely manner. The HM is attentive to the needs of the owners and their guests, and must demonstrate flexibility with their availability to work. As the team leader, the HM directly supports all team efforts.


The HM schedules staff, maintenance, and cleaning activities inside the home, and works to maintain a problem-free, up to date home environment. The HM shall direct the efforts of the housekeeping staff, and is responsible for all staffing, autos, inventories, landscape, management, cleanliness, and overall condition of the home and grounds. All vendors and outside services report to the HM. The HM coordinates the purchase and replacement of supplies, food, and other household items. Budgets and financials are reported through the accountant.


The House Manager also serves as an Assistant to the family, takes messages, maintains the owners' and children's' schedules, house checkbook, petty cash, and processes mail and invoices. Flexibility in schedule, duties, and all-around care for the family and home are necessary.


Education, training, experience:

Excellent communication skills, computer / technology aptitude (smart home knowledge), high level care and maintenance of all home systems, furnishings, and belongings are paramount.

The right candidate will have successful, long term employment with other similar homes and be looking for a career level position with longevity.

Available references, clean background, and USA work authorization all required. Local applicants preferred, others considered.




Post date: 05/31/2017
Category: House Manager