No Matter Where You Are...Enjoy the Break You Deserve!

No Matter Where You Are...Enjoy the Break You Deserve!

For the most UPDATED jobs & happenings at AEC: LIKE US on Facebook!

For the most UPDATED jobs & happenings at AEC: LIKE US on Facebook!

Follow by Email

Friday, December 2, 2011

Full Time Live Out Nanny Needed- Chicago, IL

Professional couple in Old Town area of Chicago seeking a full-time, live-out nanny for their newborn baby girl. Ideal candidate is college educated, has 3 years of experience (including infant), reliable, flexible with few commitments, driver with own vehicle, and looking for a long-term commitment. Schedule requires long hours--7am-7pm Monday-Friday, but family will consider a relief nanny in the near future for evenings. Duties include everything related to the baby, and light family errands during downtime. Family requires limited to no travel for the nanny. 


Salary is $50-60K, DOE, plus paid holidays, vacation, and health insurance. Start date is no later than March 1, 2012, but sooner for the right candidate. Email info@alteregoconcierge.com to apply or for additional information. 

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Full Time Nanny/Housekeeper Needed- New York, NY

Two working parents seeking a full-time live-out nanny/housekeeper for their NYC home. Position is Mondays-Thursdays from 12-8pm, and Fridays and Saturdays from 5pm-10pm. There is an extra bedroom for sleeping over on occasion. 



Duties include daily cleaning, cooking for the kids only, running errands, handling dry cleaning, organizing, and putting the kids down for bed. Spanish or French speaking a big plus. Family wants someone with a happy, positive, energetic demeanor. Candidate must be pet-friendly--family has a cat and is getting a dog. Start is ASAP. $15-20/hour plus possible health insurance for the right person. 

As always--all applicants must be legal to work in the US, have 3+ years experience, and excellent references. Email info@alteregoconcierge.com to apply. 

Monday, November 7, 2011

Junior Personal/House Assistant- Washington, DC

Private couple in Washington DC seeking a junior/second personal and household assistant to join their staff. This is still an entry-level position, perfect for someone with 1-2 years experience but who would still love to train under a senior House Manager. 


Duties include office work, calendar coordination and maintenance, travel arrangement, errands, car upkeep, and general day-to-day needs. Ideal candidate has a can-do attitude, is a self-starter who needs little direction, and can work quickly and efficiently to get things done. This position requires the ability to multi-task and work well alongside other staff. Candidate should be willing to sign a confidentiality agreement.


Schedule is Monday-Friday, 9-5 or 10-6. Weekend availability is rare, if ever. Family has no children but one small dog. Position is interviewing ASAP but start date is January 2, 2012. Employer will hire sooner for the right candidate. MUST be based in the Washington DC Area- no exceptions! Salary $42-50K, DOE. 


Email info@alteregoconcierge.com with the subject "DC Assistant" to apply or for more information. 

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Full Time Housekeeper Needed- Chicago, IL

Downtown Chicago client seeking a full-time live-out housekeeper for 10,000+ square foot residence. Schedule is 4 week days and 1 weekend day. Housekeeper should be great with daily deep cleaning, ironing, light cooking and comfortable working with other staff. 

All applicants should have 3+ years experience, outstanding references, be able to interview immediately, and have worked in a formal household. Salary $45-60,000/year plus bonus, paid vacation, and health insurance. Email info@alteregoconcierge.com to apply or for more information. ALL applicants must meet the criteria above in order to be considered. Position starts immediately. 

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Full Time Nanny Needed- Washington DC

Professional family seeking a full-time live-out nanny to join their staff in the Georgetown area of Washington, DC to care for a newborn and a toddler. Nanny must have a college degree or background in child development/nanny training/etc. Responsibilities include transporting children to and from activities, playing games, preparing light meals and laundry for the children only, and general care while mother completes her residency and father is working full-time. Ideal candidate is mature, responsible, loving, active, and always on time. Family has no pets, but the nanny should be dog-friendly. 

Driving is preferred but not a deal breaker, and family can provide the vehicle if necessary. Schedule is Monday-Friday, 7am-3pm. A second nanny will come in the evenings and on the weekends, so schedule is strictly during the week. Salary $15-18/hour, DOE. Ideal start date is ASAP. Only local candidates will be considered. 

Monday, October 17, 2011

Full Time Housekeeper Needed- Chicago, IL

Private employer seeking a full-time live-out housekeeper for downtown Chicago home. Schedule is 5 days a week, roughly Tuesday-Saturday. Ideal candidate drives/has own car, has a keen eye to detail and is an excellent deep cleaner, and can work along side an executive housekeeper. 


All applicants should have 3+ years experience, outstanding references, be able to interview immediately, and have worked in a formal household. Salary $20/hour plus health insurance. Email info@alteregoconcierge.com to apply or for more information. ALL applicants must meet the criteria above in order to be considered. Position starts immediately. 

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Full Time Housekeeper Needed- Chicago, IL

Chicago residence is looking for a full-time housekeeper. Ideal candidate has an extremely flexible schedule to work 6 days per week for a total of 30-32 hours/week. Must speak excellent English, drive and ideally have own vehicle, and be able to report to senior staff members. Duties include all daily cleaning, household errands, light laundry, simple meal preparation, and a great attitude. All applicants should have 3+ years experience (ideally 5+), outstanding references, be able to interview immediately, and have worked in a formal household. 


Salary $40-50,000, plus health insurance. Email info@alteregoconcierge.com to apply or for more information. ALL applicants must meet the criteria above in order to be considered.

Monday, October 3, 2011

Full Time Nanny Needed- Winnetka, IL

Family in Winnetka is seeking a great long-term full-time live-out nanny for a toddler and a newborn on the way. Schedule will be Monday-Friday 8 or 9am until 5 or 6pm. Ideal nanny is a career professional, flexible, pet-friendly, active, and interested in child development. This is a position for a nanny who likes to be out and about, and always busy! One parent works from home.

25% of this position is personal assistant related- light tidying, family errands, scheduling vendors, gift buying, and cooking light meals. Driving is not required but nanny must have own reliable transportation. A college degree is preferred. Up to $15/hour, DOE. 

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Full Time Travel Nanny Needed- Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles family seeking a top-notch British nanny to join their fully staffed household.  This position is live-in and requires a great deal of travel, although the nanny is based in LA. Family has 2 young children, including an infant.


Ideal nanny has 4-5+ years experience in a position with a high-profile family, is able to travel for long periods of time, and is looking to make a long-term commitment. Salary $60-80K, DOE, plus great benefits. 4 weeks paid vacation per year!


As always, all candidates of Alter Ego Concierge must be legal to work in the US, speak good English, have a minimum of 3 years private home experience, and excellent references. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to olivia@alteregoconcierge.com. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Full Time Personal Assistant- North Shore of Chicago

Client based on the North Shore of Chicago is seeking a full-time personal/household assistant for long-term position.  Duties include daily household maintenance issues. coordinating projects on the premises, overseeing vendors, scheduling travel, personal shopping, updating calendar, grocery shopping, and other various needs. PA should be extremely organized, able to work with a team or alone, and have thick skin. This is a position that requires a lot of juggling between projects/calendar/email correspondence for a very busy household. 


Position is Monday-Friday, 9-6, and occasional on-call hours as necessary. All applicants should have long-term references, with 3-4 years of previous house/estate manager experience. Salary $45-65K. Please email olivia@alteregoconcierge.com to apply. Start is late September 2011. 

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Nanny Needed For 30 Hours/Week- Winnetka, IL

Winnetka family seeking a great long-term nanny for their toddler son for 30 hours per week. Mother works from home but in a completely separate space/floor from where nanny and toddler will be. Rough schedule will be Monday-Friday 7am-12pm with some flexibility for afternoons on occasion. Family has 2 cats. 


Ideal nanny is engaging and able to keep up with entertaining a very curious, active toddler--trips to the park, museums, reading books, doing projects, and playing games. During nap time, light personal assistant duties required such as tidying and grocery shopping. Family can offer up to 30 hours/week at this time, but more hours are potentially available down the line. Driving is not required but nanny must have own reliable transportation. A college degree is preferred. 


Start date is within the month of September. Salary $15/hour, DOE, after taxes.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Full Time Chef Needed- Beverly Hills, CA

Full-time chef needed for high-profile family in Beverly Hills, CA. Duties include shopping, preparation, cooking, serving, and cleaning (his/her mess only) for 2-5 people. For larger parties, another staff member will always be made available. Chef would be in charge of cooking 1 course for lunch and 3 courses for dinner. Schedule will be 3-5 days per week, never more.

Salary is $300/day or $1400/week if put on salary. Chef MUST be currently based in the LA area, have 3+ years working for a high-profile family in a similar role, and be flexible for weekends. This is an outstanding family to work for--great perks. Family will need the chef until November 2011 ONLY.

Friday, August 26, 2011

Internship at AEC!

Great opportunity to join the AEC team with a Fall 2011 internship!


Duties include:
Answering phones and other general office support
Maintaining office calendar and scheduling appointments
Social Media updates- Facebook, Twitter, Blogger
Reference checks and prescreening candidates
Light office errands
and much more!


We're looking for a quick-learner who is enthusiastic, reliable, and interested in human resources/staffing/lifestyle management. It's a fun environment and a great opportunity to learn many aspects of the industry.

Commitment is required. Internship begins September 7th, and lasts 10 weeks. Flexible schedule but must be able to work 15 hours per week. Schedule is either 2 full days per week or 3 half days.

Deadline to apply: September 5, 2011. Internship offers a stipend, college credit, and a great reference letter too, if applicable! :)

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Sunday Companion Needed- Winnetka, IL

New opening with great client of AEC to work in tandem with current staff members to fill a gap day in the household schedule. Elderly Winnetka woman seeking a personal assistant for long-term commitment. Schedule is Sundays from 12-5 pm, and flexibility for occasional overnights during the week preferred. Woman is very self sufficient, but hard of hearing/some loss of vision and just needs a general assistant for her needs. Duties include caring for 2 dogs, preparing dinner, assisting with light housekeeping, and overall companionship. This person would NOT be responsible for anything medical. There are two full-time staff members so this position is ONLY for Sundays and occasional evenings. Her interests are in the arts/theater/painting. She has traveled a great deal, and enjoys learning about travel and new places. She speaks English and Spanish, and would love someone to help her brush up on her Spanish.

Ideal candidate is looking for a long-term commitment as the family wishes for someone to become a fixture in their mother's life, and is reliable and consistently on time. Assistant needs to have great knowledge of working boundaries, as the woman does enjoy her personal space but also enjoys company. Driving is required and you must have your own vehicle. College degree is a requirement- no exceptions.

Salary is $14-19/hour, based upon previous experience.

As always, all candidates of Alter Ego Concierge must be legal to work in the US, speak good English, have a minimum of 3 years private home experience, and excellent references. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to info@alteregoconcierge.com. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Full Time Housekeeper Needed- Chicago, IL

Retired Chicago business owner seeking a full-time housekeeper to join casual but staffed household. Duties include all household cleaning, laundry, ironing, assist with grocery shopping, and cooking. Must be able to communicate well with other staff members, speak and write in English, and be looking for a long-term commitment. Previous housekeeper was with the family for over 20 years. The ideal candidate is loyal, trustworthy, always on-time, good with organizing, and a GREAT cook. 

Schedule is 9-5, Monday-Friday live-out. Flexibility for occasional evenings is a plus but not required often. Housekeeper should drive and ideally have own vehicle. Salary is $45-55,000/year DOE, plus 2 weeks paid vacation and all major holidays. Start is ASAP.

Monday, August 22, 2011

FT Live In Nanny- Chicago, IL

Executive couple seeking highly experienced, true career nanny to join their family beginning September 1, 2011. Family has one daughter, age 6. Schedule is 6 days/ week, live-in, with Sundays off. Ideal nanny has worked in similar position (for a high-profile couple or busy executives), has lived in for a minimum of 3-5 years, and is able to commit for the long-term. 

Duties include transportation to/from school and activities, homework and tutoring assistance, housekeeping and meal preparation related to the daughter. This position requires a great deal of domestic and international travel, and much flexibility in scheduling. Nanny must drive, but the family provides the vehicle. Nanny must speak impeccable English, and a college degree is required. Nanny should be a positive, outgoing, and energetic personality who is also able to get along well with other staff members. 

Compensation is $52,000/year, plus health insurance after 3 months. Family will relocate the right nanny. Separate bedroom and bathroom provided in beautiful Lincoln Park home. 

As always, all candidates of Alter Ego Concierge must be legal to work in the US, speak good English, have a minimum of 3 years private home experience, and excellent references. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to info@alteregoconcierge.com.

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Part Time 30 Hours per Week Housekeeper Needed- North Shore of Chicago


Fully staffed household looking for a housekeeper for a 30 hour per week position. Duties include daily cleaning, laundry, ironing, caring for 2 dogs, and other day-to-day needs. Ideal housekeeper has a great attitude, is child-friendly and loving, and a team player who likes to pitch in wherever needed. Housekeeper should be easy to get along with and comfortable working with other staff.

Schedule is Monday-Friday, 9-3, live out. Salary is $15-20/hour, plus paid holidays and 2 weeks vacation. Position is to start IMMEDIATELY. Email your resume for consideration to info@alteregoconcierge.com. 

Full Time Houseman Needed- Washington DC

Private couple based in Washington DC seeking a full-time houseman to join their fully-staffed household. Schedule is  Monday-Friday, 10-6, with rare evening hours required. This position could be part-time for the right candidate. Houseman should have excellent trade references in the DC area, be locally based, and have at least 2-3 years experience. 

Candidate should have experience working alongside other staff members. These are wonderful employers to work for and this position has great opportunity for long-term growth. Interviews to commence immediately and start date is asap. $40-45K to start with performance based bonus and potential advancement. 

Part-Time Afternoon Nanny Needed- Washington DC

Busy working parents with two children (under the age of 3) seeking a professional part-time live-out nanny to join their home in the Georgetown area of Washington, DC. Nanny must have a college degree or background in child development/nanny training/etc. Responsibilities include transporting children to and from activities, playing games, preparing light meals and laundry for the children only, and general care while mother completes her residency and father is working full-time. Ideal candidate is mature, responsible, loving, active, and always on time. Family has no pets, but the nanny should be dog-friendly. 

Driving is preferred but not a deal breaker, and family can provide the vehicle if necessary. Schedule is Monday-Friday, 3pm-8pm, and Sundays from 7am-6pm. Salary $16-22/hour, DOE. Ideal start date is ASAP. Only local candidates will be considered. 

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Baby Nurse Needed For Twins!- Connecticut

First time parents expecting twins in late November/early December seeking a highly experienced, knowledgable, professional baby nurse. Baby nurse will ideally have experience working in the Connecticut and/or Boston areas. Family travels between homes in both areas frequently. Candidates should have a minimum of 5 years experience, excellent references, and professionally certified. 6 month commitment required and family would like to secure the baby nurse asap. $350-400/day.


As always, all all candidates of Alter Ego Concierge must be legal to work in the US, speak good English, have a minimum of 3 years private home experience, and excellent references. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to info@alteregoconcierge.com. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. 

Friday, July 29, 2011

Full Time Live In OR Live Out Nanny Needed- Washington, DC

Busy working parents with two children (under the age of 3) seeking a professional live-in or live-out nanny with a FLEXIBLE schedule to join their home in the Georgetown area of Washington, DC. Nanny must have a college degree or background in child development/nanny training/etc. Responsibilities include transporting children to and from activities, playing games, preparing light meals and laundry for the children only, and general care while mother completes her residency and father is working full-time. Ideal candidate is mature, responsible, loving, active, and always on time. Flexibility is ideal, as the parents schedules will be more hectic than usual during the next couple of years. Family has no pets, but the nanny should be dog-friendly. 

Driving is preferred but not a deal breaker, and family can provide the vehicle if necessary. Schedule is Monday-Friday, 7am-8pm, with weekends off. Salary $45-60K, DOE, plus possible health insurance. Private bedroom and bathroom provided for live-in, along with TV and phone. Ideal start date is October 1, but family is flexible for the right candidate.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Full Time Live Out Nanny Needed- Chicago, IL

Stay at home mom seeking a full-time nanny to help with active toddler and newborn. Family is located in Chicago, with homes in Michigan and Mexico that the nanny must be comfortable traveling to 1 weekend per month. Nanny should be comfortable working with a hands on stay at home mother. Ideal candidate is calm, easygoing, 5-10 years of private nanny experience, and a team player who can adapt to different situations easily. Family would love a nanny who is loving and has high energy to keep up with an active young boy. A driver is preferred but a car is not a dealbreaker. Nanny should have Chicago experience and be currently based in the nearby area. Family will not relocate the nanny. Start is ASAP (no later than September 1, 2011).

Schedule is Tuesday-Friday, 10-6 or 10-7, with a guarantee of 35-40 hours per week. Salary is $15-20/hour net after taxes DOE, plus overtime, vacation, and health insurance for the right fit. All applicants must meet the above criteria to be considered. Email your resume and cover letter to info@alteregoconcierge.com for consideration. 

FT Personal Assistant Needed- Chicago, IL

Single woman seeking a full-time personal assistant to join her fully staffed household. Duties include maintaining calendars, scheduling appointments, managing the household employees, email correspondence, travel coordination, personal shopping, etc. The ideal candidate is meticulous, highly educated, MAC proficient, savvy, articulate (and a great writer), able to keep his/her boss on schedule and organized. This is a formal household and requires someone who can work well with other staff as well as autonomously. This position requires someone who is calm, efficient, and always cheerful/upbeat--employer enjoys a PA with a good sense of humor but who maintains professionalism, too.  

Schedule is 8:30-5:30, Monday-Friday live-out. Flexibility for occasional late evenings/events is a plus. PA should drive and ideally have own vehicle. Salary is $65-90K/year DOE, plus health insurance, 2 weeks paid vacation and all major holidays. Start is ASAP. ALL applicants must be currently based in the Chicago area, have 4+ years of Chicago experience as a PA, and meet all other criteria above. Email info@alteregoconcierge.com to apply. 

Executive Assistant Needed- New York, NY

Premier Lifestyle and Events Company based in Manhattan seeking a full-time, highly educated, experienced executive assistant to join their team. EA will work as a support system to the CEO, and be responsible for managing a busy calendar and a wide variety of duties. Must have a minimum of 4 years experience as a Personal or Executive Assistant (with NYC experience), and be currently based in the NYC area. This position is full-time, M-F. Ideal candidate is a quick thinker with a go-getter attitude who can adapt to a hectic, fast-paced work environment. Salary is $65K plus great benefits including health insurance and 401K. Email info@alteregoconcierge.com with your resume and cover letter. Please note: start date is ASAP.

Monday, July 25, 2011

Full Time Housekeeper Needed- Chicago, IL

Prominent Chicago philanthropist seeking a full-time housekeeper to join her fully staffed household. Duties include all household cleaning, laundry, ironing, assist with grocery shopping, and cooking. Must speak good English, and preferably Spanish as well to communicate with other staff members. The ideal candidate will be honest, patient, reliable, a good communicator, and have excellent organizational skills. Housekeeper should be able to multi task and have experience working in a formal household around other staff members. 

Schedule is 8-4, Monday-Friday live-out. Flexibility for occasional evening dinner parties is a plus. Housekeeper should drive and ideally have own vehicle. Salary is $42-55,000/year DOE, plus 2 weeks paid vacation and all major holidays. Start is flexible but preferably ASAP.

Full Time Nanny Needed- Chicago, IL

Full time nanny needed for Andersonville nanny share, caring for one newborn and a toddler. Parents work full-time in science/education, and are looking for a kind, trustworthy nanny who is able to commit for the long-term and become a part of their family. Ideal nanny is loving, warm, safety-oriented, CPR certified, and actively involved with educational growth for children. Nanny should be outgoing, knowledgable about child activities in the area as well as classes, and have great long-term references (infant experience preferred). 


Duties include childcare first and foremost; light housekeeping and laundry when possible for the family. Schedule is Monday-Thursday, ideally 7:30-4:30 or 8-5. Family is also open to a part-time nanny who is available consistently every Tuesday/Wednesday only. Start date is September 6, 2011. Please note: nanny must be pet-friendly as the household has one cat. Salary is $12-14/hour, plus all major holidays off and a great home to work in (with amazing employers!). 


As always, all candidates of Alter Ego Concierge must be legal to work in the US, speak good English, have a minimum of 3 years private home experience, and excellent references. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to info@alteregoconcierge.com. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. 

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Part Time Houseman- Highland Park, IL

Private client in Highland Park, IL seeking a part-time houseman to join his team, acting as an assistant to his estate manager. Houseman will be responsible for assisting with outdoor maintenance of the entire property, as well as indoor projects by request. Duties include watering plants, caring for outdoor fountain, maintaining yard between landscaper visits, taking out the trash/recycling, automotive maintenance, pet care, running errands, occasional driving, and general assistance with moving heavy items/etc for the estate manager.


Tentative schedule is Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9-6, with occasional weekend availability a plus. Days of the week are flexible for the right person. Ideal candidate has 3+ years experience as a houseman/butler, good knowledge of landscaping/garden maintenance, is able to commit for the long-term (minimum of 1 year), has worked in a formal household, is pet-friendly (dog and cat) and speaks VERY good English. Houseman MUST drive and have his/her own vehicle. Salary $18-25/hour, DOE. This is a live-out position, and only applicants who meet ALL of the above criteria will be considered. Please email info@alteregoconcierge.com to apply. Start is within the next week!

Monday, July 18, 2011

Part-Time Nanny Needed- Geneva, Switzerland

Family in Champel (Geneva, Switzerland) is looking for an experienced, locally based, dependable, fun nanny for two children (ages 4 and 6). Schedule will be weekdays from 3pm-7pm (Wednesday 12pm-7pm). Possibility of additional hours. Good command of the English language is a must. Starting date is in September with a minimum commitment of the 2011-2012 school year). Salary is CHF 18-22/hr ($22-26/hr) depending on experience, references & language skills. 


Please email your CV, references, and what languages you speak to info@alteregoconcierge.com. Please note above: nanny must be locally based. Family will not relocate for part-time position. 

Live In British Nanny Needed- Washington, DC

Busy working parents with two children (under the age of 3) seeking a professional British live-in nanny to join their home in the Georgetown area of Washington, DC. Responsibilities include transporting children to and from activities, playing games, preparing light meals and laundry for the children only, and general care while mother completes her residency and father is working full-time. Ideal candidate is mature, responsible, loving, active, and always on time. Flexibility is ideal, as the parents schedules will be more hectic than usual during the next couple of years. Family has no pets, but the nanny should be dog-friendly. 

Driving is preferred but not a deal breaker, and family can provide the vehicle if necessary. Schedule is Monday-Friday, 7am-8pm, with weekends off. Salary $45-60K, DOE, plus possible health insurance. Private bedroom and bathroom provided, along with TV and phone. Ideal start date is October 1, but family is flexible for the right candidate.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Part Time Live Out Houseman Needed- Chicago, IL

Chicago family seeking a part-time live-out houseman to join their fully staffed household in a permanent role. Duties include household organization, serving formal dinners, polishing silver, helping with driving, and other day-to-day needs. Ideal candidate has experience working as a waiter/butler in a formal household or club, has a deep understanding of formal service, and is able to work independently as well as alongside other staff. Candidate should also be pet-friendly. 


This is NOT a full-time position. Schedule will be 3-4 days per week, mainly afternoon/evenings, for a total of 20 hours. Driver's license and clean driving record required. Compensation $14-16/hour+ DOE. Must be able to start ASAP. Please note: employer's requests are very particular so applicants will only be considered if they meet ALL criteria listed above. Email your resume, salary history, and availability to interview to info@alteregoconcierge.com for consideration. 

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Full-Time Chauffeur Needed- Chicago, IL

Professional couple located in Chicago seeking a highly experienced private chauffeur to join their fully staffed household. Ideal candidate has 3-5 years experience as full-time private chauffeur in the Chicago area, familiarity with nearby major cities/roads, and a flexible schedule.  ALL applicants must currently be based in Chicago and able to interview immediately. Schedule is 40-45 hours per week, but does require evenings and occasional weekends. 


Salary is $45-65K for 40-45 hours/week plus possible health insurance and paid vacation. 

Monday, May 16, 2011

PT Housekeeper Needed- East Hampton, NY

Family, with two children ages 7.5 and 9 years old is currently looking for a  great housekeeper for their 7 bedroom,  5,000 sq. home, to start mid-June. Ideal schedule would be 3 days a week and both Saturday and Sunday. Housekeeper's responsibilities would include but not limited to all the heavy cleaning including making up all the beds, cleaning each room thoroughly, cleaning up after meals and laundering bed linens and towels. Family will be entertaining during the weekends, so help with serving food refreshments and cleaning up would be required.Candidate would be required to shop for cleaning supplies when supply is running  low/out. Ideal candidate is very reliable and an experienced professional who is energetic, hardworking and can keep the household organized. Seasonal cleaning, about twice a month and walk through once a week, to ensure upkeep would be required. Must speak good English. Salary up to $25/hour, DOE. Email resumes@alteregoconcierge.com to apply.

Full Time Estate Manager/Personal Assistant Needed- Chicago, IL


Busy Chicago couple seeking a professional estate manager/personal assistant to join their home to assist in managing their hectic household, as well as professional & personal lives. Ideal candidate is well-versed in all aspects on private service, including but not limited to: entertaining, event planning, personal and household shopping, managing contractors/vendors, bill paying, errands, coordinating travel arrangements and other appointments, etc. in need of a well-rounded, tech savvy, self-starter to assist in their busy everyday lives. Couple has no children but the EM should be child-friendly, work well with other staff (although mainly vendors), and be very tech-savvy. Couple is looking for someone who pays extreme attention to detail, is able to multi task, has great organizational and interpersonal skills, an upbeat but professional demeanor, and is a quick thinker who can easily anticipate an employer's needs. This is an amazing opportunity offering great long-term growth potential. 

ALL applicants must have a minimum of 5-10 years experience as a personal assistant/Estate Manager and be currently living in Chicago. Schedule is Monday-Friday, 9-5 with rare travel needed. The couple values their privacy and in turn does not wish to have the estate manager consistently in their home. Society event planning and coordination a plus.

Salary is 80-120K, DOE, plus a full benefits package including 401K, health, and vacation. 

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Thursday-Sunday Private Chef Needed- Washington DC

Private couple based in Washington DC seeking a full-time private chef to join their household. Schedule is  Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday and entails cooking for husband and wife, as well as 2 additional staff members on occasion.


Candidate should be well-versed in formal dining, presentation, and have experience working alongside other staff members. These are wonderful employers to work for and this position has great opportunity for long-term growth. Couple enjoys healthy, flavorful food in a wide variety of cuisines. Chef must be comfortable/flexible to work holidays. Interviews to commence immediately and start date is asap. $52-60K, DOE. 

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Live Out Nanny Needed- Chicago, IL (Gold Coast)

Gold Coast family seeking a new part-time nanny to join their household in mid-June. Family has two school-aged girls. Family's previous nanny has been with them from the start, and they are looking for another nanny to join the team for a long-term commitment. This is a fully-staffed household and family seeks a nanny with a professional demeanor. 

Schedule is 3 days per week, which are flexible for the right person, from 12-8. Occasional evening/weekend hours but not regularly.  

Ideal candidate has an upbeat, active disposition and is a true career nanny. College degree is required, and nanny must have a valid driver's license with a clean record. Family will provide the vehicle for use. Duties include driving children to and from activities, assisting with homework, meal preparations, household errands, grocery shopping, etc.  

Salary is $20-25/hour, DOE. Family is looking for a nanny who does not have other commitments, and is willing to compensate for flexibility. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to resumes@alteregoconcierge.com. 

Saturday, April 30, 2011

Estate Manager Needed- Highland Park, IL

Private client in Highland Park, IL seeking an estate manager to oversee the day-to-day management of the entire property. Duties include overseeing construction and renovations, landscapers and contractors, and other various projects throughout the interior and exterior of the home. Estate Manager will be in charge of supervising outside vendors/housekeepers, handling errands and online purchasing, keeping household inventory, overseeing and preserving art/antiques, maintaining household records for submitting to accountant, acting as the liaison between employer's home and office, and handling travel and event arrangements when necessary. Ideal candidate will have a keen eye to detail, excellent interpersonal and leadership skills, and the ability to anticipate an employer's needs in advance. Schedule is Monday-Friday, 10-6, with occasional hours needed on evenings/weekends. Little to no travel required. This is a live-out position and employer is looking for a long-term commitment. All applicants should have long-term references, with 4-5 years of previous house/estate manager experience. Salary DOE. Please email resumes@alteregoconcierge.com to apply. Start is mid-May. 

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Summer Nanny Needed- Chicago, IL

We have a great opening for a full-time summer nanny for the months of July and August for two children, ages 11 and 7, in Lincoln Park.  Hours would vary, but would typically be from 8am – 5pm on weekdays, with occasional nights and weekends. Ideal nanny enjoys being outdoors, taking trips to the pool and beach, and is either a teacher or college student with the summer off. Nanny must have a clean driving record, valid driver's license, and their own vehicle. 

Salary: $15/hour, plus overnight rate if applicable. Email resumes@alteregoconcierge.com for more information or to apply. 

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Full Time Executive Housekeeper Needed- Chicago, IL

Private family seeking a detail-oriented, full-time executive housekeeper to join their household staff of 4. Family also has two teenagers living at home. Ideal candidate has impeccable organizational skills and is an excellent cook. Position is live out, Monday-Friday, with occasional weekends required when entertaining. Duties include laundry, ironing, deep cleaning, organizing, grocery shopping, errands, vacuuming, and the general upkeep of a 10,000 square foot home. Salary is open for the right person.


Applicants should have a minimum of 8 years experience as a housekeeper as well as long-term references. Housekeeper should be computer friendly. To apply, please email resumes@alteregoconcierge.com. 

Full Time Live Out Nanny Needed- New York, NY

Two working parents seeking a professional Spanish speaking nanny for their newborn baby. Schedule is Monday-Friday, live out, with occasional flexibility for evenings. Occasional travel required. Family would love someone with at least 5 years experience working as a full-time nanny, and newborn experience. Position requires immediate start. Family will relocate the right nanny.  Please email resumes@alteregoconcierge.com to apply or to refer a friend.

Live In Housekeeper Needed- New York, NY

Live In Housekeeper Needed for NYC family who is willing to relocate the right person. Schedule is Wednesday-Sunday, and the family is looking for a top-notch housekeeper with prior live in experience, long-term references, and who speaks very good English. $50-60K, DOE. Email resumes@alteregoconcierge.com to apply or refer a friend.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Full-Time Personal Assistant- New York, NY

Private family is looking for a seasoned personal assistant to join their staff in their Manhattan home. Position is 4 days per week, 40 hours per week. PA will be working alongside another assistant to manage calendars, travel coordination, staff hiring/training, maintaining vendor database, and assisting with day-to-day errands. Applicants are required to have a minimum of 4 years experience as a PA, preferably in the tri-state area. 


Salary is $52-65K, DOE. Please email resumes@alteregoconcierge.com to apply.

Monday, April 11, 2011

Part Time Nanny Needed- Chicago, IL

Family with 2 school aged boys seeking a part-time nanny/babysitter to assist with after school picks ups, driving to activities, homework help, and preparing after school snacks. Swimmer preferred, driving a must. Hours are roughly 3-7pm, with occasional flexibility, Monday-Friday.


Great opportunity for a college or graduate student, or someone with an extremely flexible work schedule. Email resumes@alteregoconcierge.com to apply or for additional information.

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Full Time Family Assistant/Housekeeper Needed- Winnetka, IL

Family of 3 seeking a full-time family assistant to join their busy household. This position entails light housekeeping, errands, grocery shopping, household organization, laundry, and driving two school aged children to and from activities. The ideal candidate is able to work Monday-Thursday, 11-7, and occasional overnights (roughly 2-4 evenings per month). Cooking would be preferred but will be family style.


This is a great position for someone who enjoys keeping busy and likes to be on the go. Candidate MUST drive and have own vehicle, with clean driving record. Salary is $14-15/hour. Please email resumes@alteregoconcierge.com to apply.

Domestic Couple Needed- Bridgehampton, NY

We're looking for a seasoned domestic couple to work for a private client on a gorgeous estate in Bridgehampton, NY. Duties of the couple include cleaning, cooking, vendor management, helping with parties and entertaining, grounds maintenance, and general handy work related to the upkeep of the home. This position is LIVE IN only--no opportunity for live out. Salary is $80-90K, DOE. This position demands a busy schedule in the summer but during the winter the couple will have a much smaller amount on their plate.

Applicants are only encouraged to apply if they meet all requirements above, as well as have worked together as a domestic couple for a minimum of 3 years. Familiarity with the Hamptons is preferred but not required. Please email resumes@alteregoconcierge.com to apply or for additional information.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Houseman Needed- Birmingham/Detroit, MI

Great opening for a houseman for a couple based in Birmingham, Michigan (right outside of Detroit). Position is full-time, year-round. Schedule is Monday-Friday, 8 am-4:30 pm. Ideal candidate has impeccable organizational skills, is detail oriented, and a spotless driving record. This is a great position for an entry level houseman who would eventually like to become a house manager. Household has 2 dogs. This position is live out only--there is no option to live in. Salary $30-32,000/year, plus performance based incentives. The start date is immediate. 

Duties include, but are not limited to:


Total Auto Care, hand washing, waxing, fueling, daily.
Daily Garage Cleaning and maintain organization
Home maintenance that does not require a contractor, including: light bulbs, cleaning and organization.
Some yard maintenance, snow removal - no lawn mowing.
Moving furniture, cleaning and assisting housekeeper with miscellaneous jobs.
Assigned animal care and errands as directed.

Other maintenance duties--painting, gardening, plumbing, carpentry, and scheduling repairs.
Additional duties as directed by the house manager
 

Monday, April 4, 2011

FT Junior Personal Assistant Needed- Chicago IL


Chicago business owner seeks a junior level assistant for both personal and executive duties. The ideal candidate is incredibly articulate, professional, and eager to wear many hats/act as a sort of gatekeeper. The assistant should be very detail oriented and be a quick thinker--someone who has impeccable follow through and can anticipate an employer's needs without needing a lot of direction. Assistant must be very Internet/Computer savvy and be versed with using a Blackberry. A car is not needed but a valid driver's license with clean driving record required. 

Duties include but not limited to:
  • Answering phones 
  • Drafting email correspondence 
  • Running errands, such as grocery shopping, car maintenance, dry cleaning, post office, etc
  • Hiring household staff, such as housekeeper 
  • Coordinating schedule for business and personal 
  • Arranging reservations, travel bookings, and appointments
  • Event planning and execution--such as overseeing vendors, invitations, etc

The schedule is Monday-Friday full-time, with occasional weekend availability if needed. Candidate will be based in the office but frequently working at employer's home nearby. Small office environment but Employer's business is growing at a rapid rate, and this is an incredible opportunity for hands on learning. This is NOT a position for the short-term--this is for someone who is eager to be an assistant for many years to come and who is looking to grow with a company/individual. 

Salary is $30,000 plus 2 weeks paid vacation, as well as medical benefits if needed. Generous raise/bonus based upon performance and again--great opportunity to grow with this employer.

Full Time House Manager Needed- Hamptons, NY

Prominent New York family seeking a dedicated, hands on house manager to oversee their Hamptons estate full-time, year round. Family entertains a great deal--house manager would be responsible for coordinating and executing events and dinner parties on a frequent basis. The family is also looking for a flexible house manager who can train their permanent household staff. The family is looking for a house manager who is detail oriented, articulate, savvy and incredibly organized when it comes to maintaing and running an extremely busy household.

Duties include, but not limited to; 

• Schedule vendors, contractors, architects, and repairs
• Create a household manual and vendor list
• Maintain property and manage staff--hiring and overseeing included
• Coordinate budgeting and execution for large events
• Keep track of invoices and handle payments
• Act as a butler during events and ensure the utmost attention to guests
• Coordinate transportation for employer to and from NYC and various airports

Salary is $100,000-$120,000 plus benefits, DOE. Please apply ONLY IF you have NYC experience, have worked in the Hamptons for extended periods during the summer, are able and willing to work a flexible schedule, and have experience in a similar role. Email resumes@alteregoconcierge.com to apply.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Full Time Formally Trained British Nanny Needed- Los Angeles, CA

High-profile family based between Los Angeles and London seeks a formally trained, professional British nanny to join their staff. This position is live in and requires a great deal of scheduling flexibility, as well as extensive travel. Nanny will mainly be responsible for one young child, although at times there may be 2 children. Family is often on the road, and nanny must be comfortable with that work schedule and able to adapt easily to new environments. 


Ideal candidate has 10+ years experience as a career nanny (preferably live in or similar role), is extremely flexible, organized, savvy, and looking for a long-term commitment. Longevity must be demonstrated in past references in order to be considered--NO exceptions. Salary is $55-85K, DOE. 


As always, all candidates of Alter Ego Concierge must be legal to work in the US, speak good English, have a minimum of 3 years private home experience, and excellent references. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to info@alteregoconcierge.com. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Summer Housekeeper Needed 2011- Hamptons, NY

Full time live out housekeeper needed for May-September 2011 in Southampton. Ideal candidate has 5+ years of Hamptons housekeeping experience and understands that this is just a TEMPORARY position. Housekeeper must drive and have own vehicle, speak good English, and have excellent references. Candidates with formal household experience preferred--especially with serving at events.


Legal candidates only--NO exceptions. Please email info@alteregoconcierge.com with your resume to apply. No phone calls please.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Live In Nanny Needed- Athens, Greece

We have another great opening for a live-in nanny for a family with 3 young children (including a newborn) in Athens, Greece. Ideal candidate is a college graduate with 2 years experience as a live-in, flexible with no commitments, and extensive experience traveling internationally. Should be familiar with Athens area. Second language NOT required. Must be able to relocate ASAP, have a minimum of 3 years experience, and excellent references. Please email info@alteregoconcierge.com for more information or to apply. Salary up to $800/week. 

Monday, March 21, 2011

FT Live Out Nanny- Chicago, IL (Lincoln Park)

We have a great position for a full-time live out nanny in Lincoln Park to assist an active stay at home mother with the care of two children. Schedule is Monday-Friday, 9 am until 6 pm, with flexibility in hours. Duties include light housekeeping, errands, and laundry related to the children. Ideal candidate is looking to be a team player and pitch in wherever needed, but childcare is the top priority. Second language is ideal, and Spanish is preferred. Family is looking for a nanny who is able to make a long-term commitment and who really wants to start with a young family that they can grow with as well. This is not a position for the short-term--nanny should be interested in this as a career. Family would ideally like 10+ years experience at a minimum. 

Ideal candidate can drive, but is not a deal breaker. Swimming is not required. Travel and weekend flexible are very helpful. Salary range is up to $15/hour, DOE.

As always, all candidates of Alter Ego Concierge must be legal to work in the US, speak good English, have a minimum of 3 years private home experience, and excellent references. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to resumes@alteregoconcierge.com. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.