House Manager/Butler- Istanbul, Turkey

We are urgently searching for a skilled and experienced House Manager/Butler for immediate placement in Istanbul, Turkey.
The family has 3 children, and are a fully staffed household. The Principals' are very busy individuals with demanding careers requiring frequent travel.

This role would best suit a local candidate as staff accommodation is not available. The salary is $30k-$50k NET per annum, so sourcing an apartment locally would most certainly be affordable.
It is essential that applicants can speak fluently in both Turkish & English.

$30,000 - $50,000 USD (NET annual salary depending on qualifications)

Role will be a full time live-out role, Monday-Friday 9 am to 7 pm, Saturday half day. Sunday off.

Currently, the house is staffed as follows:

1 Laundress

1 Cook

1 Housekeeper

1 Gardener/Maintenance

1 Driver

1 Nurse

2 Governess/Nanny


  • Managing the existing staff, hiring and firing staff, training staff, scheduling staff holidays
  • Managing house food inventory and grocery shopping
  • Managing relationships with vendors, repair contractors, etc..
  • Preparing and managing the house budget,
  • Working with the principal on setting service standards for events hosted in the house
  • Overseeing all house maintenance
  • Overseeing all laundry, dry cleaning, housekeeping, kitchen, and garden work
  • Performing concierge services

Key qualifying criteria

  • University Degree preferably in Hotel Management or Similar
  • At least 5 years experience working in hospitality industry or similar role at a household
  • Fluent in Turkish and English
Apply Now Start Date: ASAP

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