household manager

NEW FLEXIBLE FULL-TIME NANNY / HOUSEHOLD MANAGER OPPORTUNITY IN EAST VALLEY, $28-$35/hr, ASAP!
Higley Rd & Riggs Rd: This wonderful busy professional family in Chandler has 4 school aged children and are seeking a proactive, reliable nanny / household manager to join their family and assist in keeping their busy household running smoothly. They have a 13 year old son, 10 year old daughter, 8 year old daughter and 5 year old daughter. All 4 children are in school full-time so this position is a dual role that includes both nanny and household management duties. The schedule is 30-35 hrs per week. They are flexible on exact times based on the candidate’s availability; however on average the ideal schedule is M-F between the hrs of 8:30AM-4:30PM. If the nanny needs to come later in the morning (ie 10AM) they are flexible with the start and end times. It varies based on the family’s schedule for the week and the earliest a nanny would need to be there would be 7AM. Parents drop off children at school at 8AM. Some evening / night availability would be needed when the parents attend charity events. If an evening shift is needed, the nanny would come later in the morning to start her day. Some Saturday availability will be needed as well, with advance notice. It may be a morning shift for a child’s activity or a Saturday evening shift if the parents have a dinner or event. They know their schedule 2 – 3 weeks in advance. If a Saturday shift is needed, the nanny will work less hrs during the week. No Sundays will be needed. Their daughters are in competitive gymnastics and their son plays golf and basketball. The family is desiring a longterm commitment of preferably 3 – 5 years. Longevity is important to them and their previous nanny was with them for 5 years. The children have had a nanny for the past 13 years (since the oldest was an infant) and they have always become a member of their family. They value quality care and hold onto good people. They have a casual yet fast-paced atmosphere in their home. Mom and Dad touch and go from the house and sometimes work from home in home offices. Their 13 year old son is in 7th grade, is one of the kindest kids in the world, very kind hearted, has 3 younger sisters, is extremely intelligent, and is involved in basketball , jujitsu, golf, piano and possibly guitar. Their 10 year old daughter is in 4th grade, a very sweet kid, extremely independent and self driven, very type A personality and she is totally dedicated to gymnastics – 20 hrs a week at the gym – she’s the kid who will have all her homework done, room clean, never wants to be late, preps the night before for her day, and is very responsible. Their 8 year old daughter is in 3rd grade, sweet, very happy, more of a sensitive kid, so much different from older sister, is relaxed and laid back and goes with the flow, always the last one ready, does everything with a smile , plays tennis and also gymnastics. Their 5 year old daughter started half day kindergarten, is picked up by noon, Mom usually picks her up so only on occasion would she need to be picked up. She is doing dance, wants to be the center of attention, is hilarious and extremely smart. She’s youngest so she learned fast from her older siblings, is a fast learner and very smart, funny, and loves dance, singing, and gymnastics.  Pets: they have 2 French Bulldogs who are both very friendly. Petcare is minimal and they are easy dogs and need daily feeding would need to be checked on when the family travels. The family travels to their house in Idaho in the summer and they take family vacations when they can throughout the year, usually during fall break, winter break, and spring break. The household manager will be taking on household / domestic duties while the family travels or based on her availability they would fly her out for a week or weekend during the summer to be with the family while traveling. (Flexible on travel and will work with nanny’s availability and discuss the summer plans in May) Ideal candidate will help clean, organize, and upkeep their large home, do kids’ laundry, run light errands, oversee construction projects, etc. while the children are in school and also help with the kids after school or for date nights. They are looking for someone who is organized, energetic, friendly, and loves being with kids. They want someone who is happy to see the family and help assist with their day to day. They want someone who feels like part of the family.They live on a lake and have a large fenced pool in the backyard so they encourage outside play and are desiring a strong swimmer. The parents encourage the nanny to take the children on a variety of outings since they are all at a fun stages where they enjoy doing fun activities. A family car is provided for the nanny’s use. Bonus. Use of Car. Paid Vacation. Paid Holidays. Eligible for health benefits. Compensation: $28-$35/hr. Interviewing now. Position starts ASAP. (REF#DEEV)

 

***To apply to this position, please email jenny@acaringnanny.com and use REF#DEEV in the title.***

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Household Manager / Business Manager
Indian Bend and Mockingbird in Paradise Valley
This is an amazing Full-time position with benefits.
Schedule is M-F 9:30AM-5:30PM
Compensation:  $50K+ DOE
Travel: Once a quarter (1-2 day trips)
2 big events per year (4-5 days each of travel)
Candidate qualifications:
– Very detail oriented
– Efficient
– Works well with others and within a team
– Follows instructions
– Self-starter
– Able to multi-task and manage many projects at once
– Enjoys being around children (no nanny duties required)
– Takes direction well
– Timely
– Proficient in Microsoft Office
– Experience with Quickbooks a plus
– Experience with Event planning a plus
Duties / Responsibilities:
– Household management will extend to multiple properties in the US.  This includes overseeing daily needs (such as stocking the house with groceries and supplies), packing and unpacking for travel, paying/filing bills, overseeing house maintenance, managing other household staff, running errands (dry cleaning, tailoring, household shopping, washing and maintaining vehicles), and overseeing special projects.
– Business management will include bookkeeping, filing, organizing financial statements, creating travel itineraries, gathering documents for investments and tax preparation, traveling to business events and working with event team members, working with investors/bankers/financial management companies, research, and general personal assistant duties. This is a wonderful position for an experienced Household Manager/Business Manager, who enjoys various tasks, keeping busy and working closely with the family.  (REF#KKMANAGER)
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