An UHNW family with Estates in Suffolk and Oxfordshire are looking for an Estate Manager to join their team and take charge of their estates. You must have a full driving licence for this role.
This family live in the most beautiful part of the world on a stunning estate and have two other properties in the UK (Suffolk & London) which they regularly visit. They travel frequently and have a great team of staff who help run the estate and deal with daily duties.
As the Estate Manager you will oversee the estate and managing the staff on the ground. You will also manage the other properties in Oxfordshire and London. You should be hands on with a can-do attitude. You will manage their property portfolio as well as overseeing staff to ensure that everything is ready for the principals and runs smoothly.
You will need proven experience in managing an estate and you should be highly organised and efficient at your job. One of the estates is a Grade I listed property and you should be highly accomplished with detailed estate management work. If you come from a commercial business background this could also be a bonus. You should have a positive and discreet professional approach, and you should be highly flexible to focus fully on the needs of the principal and their family.
From managing contractors, dealing with any problems, hiring and recruiting new staff, through to day-to-day running of the family estate whilst working alongside the EA and PAs and other staff in the households.
This is a live-in, live-out or flexi role in Suffolk. If you want to live-out you should live an easy commute from the property. If you choose to live-in, you will be provided with accommodation.
Working Monday to Friday, 8am – 6pm as the core hours
Willingness to work two full weekends of ‘on call’ each month
All salary details to be confirmed
The ideal candidate will have worked within a Private Household / Estate/ Farm Management position and have experience in managing a team of staff. You should have held long-term senior roles.
ASAP - the family are interviewing now for the right candidate and are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 guidelines.