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Energetic Household Manager and Cook Needed to Set Sail!

Energetic Household Manager and Cook Needed to Set Sail!

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An adventurous and creative household manager and cook is needed to join a high-profile couple while they travel aboard a crewed yacht and between their homes in Rhode Island, Florida, and the Bahamas!  This creative couple is excited to find a wonderful and positive candidate who loves the adventure and unpredictability of life on a yacht, and is organized, proactive and trustworthy.

In addition to planning and cooking creative, exciting and healthy meals, this position requires the ability to multitask and 3 years of related experience aboard a yacht or as a chef and assistant in a private home. A successful candidate will have a polished and professional demeanor, and an energetic and exciting personality.

This is a wonderful opportunity for an active, adventurous, self-starting and positive household manager and cook.  Having a good sense of surroundings and an eagerness to learn the details of the boat will be paramount to the candidate’s success.

Compensation is commiserate on experience, travel expenses, paid time off and health benefits provided.  The candidate will have private accommodations.


  • Housekeeping and tidying
  • Provide traveling assistance, as well as organized planning and preparation
  • Creative healthy cooking for two
  • Calendar management (personal, and household); includes scheduling, informing principals of appointments, etc.
  • Overseeing the day-to-day operations when in residences
  • Event planning and execution
  • Conducting inventory and supplies, and services (includes grocery shopping)
  • Acting as primary gatekeeper for principals
  • Managing vendors and contractors
  • Light housekeeping and laundry
  • Monitoring personal and house-related expenses
  • Traveling with principals and coordinating travel itineraries
  • Running errands, handling special requests and related duties


  • Energetic, exciting personality
  • A minimum of 3 years related experience yachting or in home experience
  • Ability to multi-task and switch gears quickly
  • Able to work flexible hours
  • Valid driver’s license Valid passport
  •  Enthusiastic about the amazing travel opportunity and experience traveling
  •  A down to earth yet upbeat and positive sensibility
  •  Organized and able to think several steps ahead
  •  Must be energetic, active, and confident
  •  Excellent communicator
  •  Experience on boats and sailing a big bonus!
  •  Strong swimmer
  •  Comfortable living and working in a variety of environments