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Butler in France


  • Start Date: 21st Jul 2021
  • Job ID #1430284
  • Posted by: Silver Swan Recruitment

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We have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Sommelier to join a luxury private residence in South West Paris. We're looking for a professional wine expert who will be able to advise guests on wines based on their personal tastes and food choices. You'll need to ensure wine is stored and served at the right temperature, plus train staff on the selection of wines available. This is initially a seasonal contract but could be permanent for the right individual. It's a live-out role, so you must be willing to relocate or be living close to Paris already

Responsibilities Create and update the wine list in coordination with chefs Recommend food and wine pairings Ensure wines are served at the right temperature and within the proper glassware Manage the wine cellar and ensure it’s fully-stocked Train front of house staff on available wines Negotiate purchase prices with vendors

Ideal Candidate Previous experience in working in a private setting Professional yet discreet service when required Passionate and knowledgable about wine Experience in luxury chalets and/or villas Bilingual: fluent in French and English

Package Salary: Very competitive Accommodation: Live-out Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am - 5pm Longer hours when the residence is full, so flexibility is required Consultant: Matt Walton


  • Vessel TypeShore Based Position
  • Charter/PrivatePrivate
  • Position TypePermanent Position
  • Current LocationFrance
  • Cruising ItineraryMediterranean Sea, Paris
  • Yachting Experience0 - 6 months
  • Posted 21st Jul 2021 by Agency

Language & Visas

  • English Fluent
  • French Fluent


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