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Personal Butler to the Ambassador / Residence & event manager

Job Description:

  • Personal Butler to the Ambassador of Switzerland in Bangkok
  • Attending to the Ambassador and his guests at events (lunches, dinners, receptions) at the Residence of the Swiss Embassy
  • Greeting, receiving and attending guests from arrival to farewell
  • Preparing and managing events at the Residence including cost control (simple accounting), setting tables, serving
  •  Coordination with different partners involved in the events
  • Management and control of stocks, such as wines  
  • Coordinate and support the staff at the Residence, such as Chef/cook and cleaner
  • Act as translator/facilitator at the Residence

Requirements:

  • Excellent Thai and English language skill
  • Work experience in either top quality hospitality, or catering/event planning sector, or as a domestic butler
  • Experience in high level of customer servic
  • Knowledge of wines, international gastronomy, etiquette and food protocols is an advantage

Personal Capacities and Competencies:

  • Service mindset, flexibility to take on a wide range of tasks and activities with occasional overtime
  • Ability to work under pressure, to be proactive and prioritize task
  • Social skills as a team player
  • Impeccable personal presentation and hygiene
  • Good organizational and planning skills
  • Open mindedness and intercultural competence
  • Attention to detail
  • Trouble shooter
  • Discretion & courtesy
  • Basic computer skills

Benefits: A competitive salary, social benefits, health insurance coverage 90%, and pension plan.

Begin of employment at the Embassy of Switzerland in Bangkok: 1st February 2023 or as per agreement.

Deadline for applications: 31 January 2023 to Bangkok.recruitment@eda.admin.ch

The Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) regulary seeks qualified and motivated employees.

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