Job offer at the Consulate General of France

Butler at the French Consul General’s Residence
Position opens October 2016

The Consulate General of France in Los Angeles is seeking a full-time Butler at the French Consul General’s Residence.


● Event organisation and management at the Residence (breakfasts, cocktails, lunches, dinners, conferences, concerts, national holiday, etc.), including the recruitment and management of temporary additional staff, when necessary. (Some events may be off premises.);
● Service at all events organised at the Residence (may include some events off premises);
● Welcome and service to prominent and personal guests invited to the Residence;
● Management of wine inventory, grocery shopping and other errands (in liaison with the Residence chef);
● Maintenance of the Residence and the Guest House (cleaning, minor maintenance, follow-up of repairs and refurbishment);
● Responsible for the Residence’s decoration (flowers for the house, the guest house, the events, etc.);


● Butler experience required;
● Must have excellent communication skills in English; the knowledge of French and Spanish is a plus;
● Must observe the rules of confidentiality and professional reserve;
● Must be a team player; must be assertive, organized, and have the ability to work under pressure and manage several projects at the same time;
● Must take initiative and be able to adapt on short notice;
● Must have good knowledge of local and professional customs;
● Must be computer savvy (e-mail, internet, Excel, etc.);
● Must have the legal right to live and work in the United States (US or French citizen, Franco-American dual nationality or green card).

Applications (cover letter, resume, copy of a valid ID, US passport or Green Card) must be received before October 15, 2016 by e-mail at

Last modified on 19/09/2016

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