Silver Swan is presently seeking an Assistant Palace Manager to become a part of our esteemed UHNW Client’s residence in Qatar. This presents an exceptional opportunity for an individual with a keen eye for detail, a profound appreciation of Arabic culture, and the capability to aid the Palace Manager in upholding the utmost standards of the household. The Assistant Palace Manager will bear the responsibility of supervising day-to-day operations, ensuring the pinnacle of service, and overseeing a substantial and ever-expanding team of staff.
If you are a committed and seasoned professional with a passion for maintaining the highest standards within a UHNW household, we warmly invite you to submit your application for this distinguished role as an Assistant Palace Manager in Qatar.
- Support the Palace Manager in overseeing and managing all aspects of the household, from cleanliness to uniform standards.
- Conduct daily inspections to ensure impeccable presentation (for example: uniform compliance, pillow placements, and overall cleanliness).
- Collaborate with the Palace Manager in understanding and respecting the dynamics and customs of the Arabic family.
- Efficiently manage and lead a team of 50 staff, with the expectation of scaling up to 150 staff within the next year.
- Coordinate and implement staff schedules, duties, and training programs to maintain excellence in service.
- Assist in organising and managing special events, gatherings, and formal dinners hosted at the residence.
- Maintain open and respectful communication with the Palace Manager and UHNW family members.
- Be prepared to step into the Palace Manager’s role in their absence.
- Demonstrated experience in high-profile household management or related field within a UHNW environment.
- Cultural sensitivity and understanding of Arabic traditions.
- Exceptional leadership and team management skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire a diverse team.
- Experience managing an international team of staff.
- Strong attention to detail and the ability to maintain impeccable standards.
- Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the discretion to handle sensitive information.
- Proactive, adaptable, and capable of problem-solving in a fast-paced environment.
- Salary: €4,000+ per month
- Live-out apartment provided
- Medical insurance coverage
- Visa sponsorship
- Annual return flights to the candidate’s home country
- 30 days of paid vacation annually
Job Status: LIVE
Responsible Consultant: Luke Quaintance