Butler - Goodwood House

Salary
Negotiable - plus excellent benefits
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Closing
24 June 2022



We have a truly unique opportunity for an enthusiastic and experienced hands-on Butler, with a twist. 

You’ll be at the very heart of the Goodwood Estate, taking inspiration from your surroundings to create memorable experiences and enhance our parties and events. These include Festival of Speed, Race Week Ball, and Revival.

At Goodwood we work at a fast pace, and you will always be one step ahead, expecting the unexpected as you deliver an exceptional Butler service with a sprinkle of fun.

With an eye for detail and natural affinity with structure and discipline you will have integrity, can do attitude and excellent communication skills –easily blending into the background, whilst being ready for action as needed.

First impressions really do count, and you’ll be the one making them. With total discretion you will have the ability to provide the very best service and friendly welcome to our guests.

 

What you’ll have

  • Proven relevant experience including, front of house service, meeting, greeting and looking after guests
  • A range of service experience, including Butler, Silver, Tray, Bar Cellar management of fine wine and spirits
  • Ability to maintain cleanliness in pantry, stock rooms and garden pavilion
  • Ability to coordinate maintenance projects including window and carpet cleaning, whilst building strong relationships with preferred suppliers
  • Experience of caring for silver, china, glassware, antiques and other specialist items
  • Ability to serve food and drinks whilst always ensuring a professional service
  • Enthusiasm for what you do with a can-do attitude
  • Excellent people skills
  • Be a team player with a sense of fun and a focus on high quality service
  • Genuine passion for creating an exceptional experience
  • A high level of attention to detail

What you’ll get:

  • Free Health Club membership
  • A Private Cottage as required, located on the Goodwood Estate
  • Access to a comprehensive wellbeing programme
  • Free tickets to all of our events
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • The opportunity to make a difference




The Goodwood Estate

Welcome to Goodwood

Goodwood, a beautiful and unique estate in West Sussex, is famous for delivering extraordinary experiences for the c.1 million people who visit each year. The 600 strong team working here are key to its success.

Benefits Life at Goodwood
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