Mon - Fri 7.30am - 5.00pm
£55000 p. a.
We are looking for an experienced Chauffeur, to travel and work between London and Paris, able to support also in PA duties. Accommodation provided. Fluency in French and English as well as work experience in both cities.
The Client: A HNW businessman travels frequently between London and Paris, where he has homes. He stays up to 10 day at a time and would like the chauffeur to not just take care of the car journeys between and in and around the two cities but also support him with PA type duties. This involves mostly private request for bookings, correspondence, taking calls, gate keeping, etc. Discretion is paramount for this role. P/T housekeepers are looking after the apartments and the client has a business PA.
The location: The penthouse apartments are located in Chelsea and in Central Paris in a prime location, overlooking the rivers.
The duties of the Chauffeur/ PA
- Driving in and between Paris and London
- Organizing trips (which may also include other location)
- Care of cars/ valeting/ paperwork
- Booking of restaurants, shows etc.and driving client there and back
- Taking calls when in meetings/ gate keeping
- Running errands and personal shopping
- Excellent knowledge of Paris and London (with a little black book)
- Clean drivers’ license
- Fluency and English and French
- Being well presented
- A good record of work in both locations
We are looking for candidates who have high standards and an eye for detail, able to exceed expectations. While the client has support from a business PA he prefers to keep his private things separate and covered by the chauffeur. En-suite bedrooms are provided in both location, as well as use of kitchen and own lounge. If the chauffeur/ PA prefers to live at their home address (in either location) that is also possible, providing it is not too far.
The hours: The core hours are Mon – Fri – 7.30am – 5pm, but some flexibility will be required – time in lieu given. Days when the client is flying to other locations, the chauffeur is off duty.
The salary and benefits: £55000 gross a year, plus holidays and accommodation if required.
Start: As soon as possible.