Duties of a Modern Butler

– Oversee the household staff, many times at more than one residence.

– Knowledge of high social etiquette and protocol.

– Receives guests and supervises the reception of visitors.

– May double as House Manager, Personal Assistant, Valet, Chef

– Organizes duties and schedules of domestic staff.

– Organizes parties and events.

– Performs light housekeeping duties.

– Books hotels, restaurants theatres etc.

– Household accounting and creating household budgets.

– Maintains the wardrobe and clothing inventory for the gentleman.

– Packs and prepares for the gentleman for travel.

– Staff training.

– Knowledgeable about wines and spirits and oversees the wine cellar

– Strong communication, organizational and management skills.

– Ability to be multi-task oriented.

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