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House Manager - Live-in


The company

A private family (UHNW) with an extensive estate in the heart of Suffolk


The job

You will be responsible for the smooth-running of the household, including supervision and management of housekeepers, laundress, groundsmen, and ancillary staff. Although a demanding, hands-on role, the estate is not the primary residence of the Principals and will be occupied c.30% of the time.

When the Principals are in residence, your role will be to ensure high standards are maintained at all times, whilst keeping disruption to family-life to a minimum. You will also liaise with our in-house Project Manager regarding planned and unplanned maintenance and larger scale building projects, as well as logging visitors to the property, including regular business meetings.


What you'll need

Extensive experience working in a similar role for UHNWI or at the highest end of traditional hospitality

Experience in supervising staff and a busy household

A high level of discretion

Exemplary personal time management skills and ability to prioritise workload

A Full UK driving licence


Where you'll be based

A live-in role at a private estate in West Suffolk with a dedicated one-bedroom apartment


What you'll receive

- A salary commensurate with experience

- Accommodation in the form of a one-bedroom apartment, including all utilities

- Private healthcare

- Electric car scheme available

- Employed role (permanent contract)

- Working time typically Monday-Friday with expectations to work weekends as required

- Downtime/annual leave to be taken alongside Principals holidays


Find out more

To discuss this position in more detail, please send your CV to or call 07983 967143.

All communication will be treated in complete confidence.


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