Director of Residences

Job type: 
Manhattan, NY
Private Family

Executive couple with homes in Manhattan and the Hamptons seeks to hire a Director of Residences to take over the complete oversight, management, and operations of their residences.  This is a newly created position for a professional with at least five to seven years of previous experience working in a formal Manhattan home.  The ideal candidate will have excellent management and communication skills, be highly self-directed, and have past experience working in a senior management position for a private principal or family.  Experience with financial oversight and/or exposure to high-level philanthropy a plus.


Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Overall responsibility for the operation of a complex Manhattan apartment as well as a secondary Hamptons home
  • Liaising with general contractors and subcontractors on construction and renovations projects; serving as the principals’ representative
  • Responsible for capital projects and establishing household protocols and procedures
  • Handling hands-on special projects for the principals
  • Staff management, supervision, direction, and other HR functions
  • Coordinating with building services and vendors
  • Creating and maintaining operating budgets
  • Additional special projects as assigned or needed


Compensation of $200,000 to $250,000 offered, depending on experience, with a benefits package.  

How to apply: 

Please apply for position #683 at for consideration; all applications held in confidence.