To many, the idea of a butler conjures antiquated images of British butlers silently lurking in the background. However, the modern butler is more of an all-purpose household manager.

A butler’s primary duty is to oversee the household staff, often at multiple residences. A butler may be called upon hire staff and create their schedules. He or she may also double as a personal assistant, valet, house manager, travel organizer, and even sommelier. Therefor butling requires intimate knowledge of social etiquette’s and extreme organizational skills if required to plan events or host parties.

Modern butlers seeking employment, or those wishing to hire a butler, turn to professional staffing agencies like Precise Home Management to ensure the highest quality in the service industry.