Executive Housekeeper Job in Kenya

 Job Title: Executive Housekeeper

Hiring Organization: Spic N’ Span Cleaning Services Limited
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Service
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: KES Competitive
Date Posted: 03/19/2024

Reports to: General Manager and Director,

We are looking to hire an Executive Housekeeper to assist the administration by supervising staff, inspection of standards, conduct trainings, cost control measures, safety and security measures, handling of materials, tools and equipment, link between the client and the company.


Supervising the staff and ensuring the areas are cleaned as per the scope of works and general standards are upheld.

Review work schedules and processes whenever possible.

To ensure required checklists are used effectively on the site.

To conduct periodic spot checks on work standards/staffing/materials etc.

Spot checks on stock levels, usage of materials, equipment and their storage.

To ensure that all staff report to work at the correct time and in proper uniform. Randomly inspect the attendance register.

To liaise with caretaker/client representatives on repairs and pending maintenance issues in all sites.

To conduct periodic trainings & demonstrations on work procedures. Training records kept-up-to date. Existing staff to be retrained. New staff to undergo job induction program.

Take keen interest in welfare, development and motivation of staffs.

To be fully conversant with emergency procedures i.e. safety and security

To plan and follow up on special /deep cleaning of the sites.

To follow up on clients’ feedback i.e. both negative and positive & share

Provide operational reports as required by the administration.

To undertake office and client review meetings as scheduled and as need arises.

Handling company information and documents with utmost discretion and confidentiality.

Managing office inventory and working with suppliers to ensure the regular supply of office materials.

Operating office equipment including printers, copiers, fax machines and multimedia instruments.

Scanning online sources for relevant tenders.

Support the preparation and submission of tenders both online/electronically and physically.

Reading and responding to office emails in a timely and courteous manner.

Recommend for staff hiring, discipline, promotion, transfers, discipline etc.

To assist in staff recruitment, selection and induction.

To ensure high standards of personnel hygiene at the work place.

Enforce staff discipline.

To enforce company rules and regulations.

Control & ensure materials are adequate in the sites. To raise specific materials requirements.

Requirements and Qualifications

Degree/Diploma in hospitality, Housekeeping and Accommodation. 

Proven 5 years’ experience as a Site Supervisor or Housekeeper.

Hands-on experience with cleaning and maintenance tasks for large organizations.

Ability to use industrial cleaning equipment and products.

Excellent organizational and team management skills.

Stamina to handle the physical demands of the job.

Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings and weekends.

Ability to work with little supervision and maintain a high level of performance

Customer-oriented and friendly

Prioritization and time management skills

Working quickly without compromising quality

Ability to maintain a professional appearance and interact positively with hotel guests.

Ability to manage your time efficiently.

Work well unsupervised.

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge and possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Executive Housekeeper) to  recruitment.spicnspan@gmail.com