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Night Porter

Job Title: Night Porter
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £20800 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: LO002844
Contact Name: James Brewer
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 18, 2016 12:17

Job Description

Our client is currently seeking an experienced Night Porter/Concierge to join the team at a luxury residential apartment building in Knightsbridge. Hours of work will be 22:00-07:00, working Monday to Thursday.


1. In your capacity as Night Porter, you report to the Building Manager.

2. You are responsible for the security of the building and are required to be present at the reception desk throughout your shift, with the exception of rest breaks, building checks or other building related duties.

3. Your specific responsibilities include:

- Ensuring that the security measures at the property are maintained to a high standard at all times, examples include keeping a record of contractors/tradesmen working on site (times, dates etc), logging any keys issued, monitoring security camera's while on reception duty.

- To be alert and challenge visitors to the block who are unknown or who appear to require assistance.

- To be attentive to residents and visitors, this includes opening doors, carrying all parcels, suitcases (of a normal weight) and dealing with resident's enquiries.

- To carry out regular security checks of the building, including all main entrance doors, back doors, boiler houses, roof access areas etc.

- To undertake general cleaning duties in the reception area ie. vacuum, mop the lifts, wipe down brass as advised by the Building Manager.

4. In addition, and consistent with your appointment as Night Porter you will be required to undertake other ad hoc duties as may be necessary to assist in the efficient operation and running of the property.

Previous experience working in luxury residential apartment buildings would be desirable however 4/5* hotel experience would also be suitable.

The successful candidate must be able to provide excellent references and be willing to undergo full vetting checks.