Chief of Staff
The Chief of Staff is very experienced, savvy, and resourceful in all aspects of household and staff management.
Managing the grounds of large estates requires special knowledge and insight. The Caretaker or Property Manager is the one who oversees the maintenance and upkeep of your property down to your taste, standards, and vision.
Similar to that of a Personal Assistant, the Family Assistant handles all the household duties that the family needs help with.
A Private Chauffeur/Driver is responsible for the safe and efficient transportation of their principals, members of the family and guests alike.
Director of Residences
Directors of Residences, Directors of Estates, Estate Directors, and/or the Chief of Staff are similar in nature. They tend to have a more administrative role within an estate that has or is establishing a Single Family Office (SFO).
A Household Manager is responsible for handling the daily operations of a household and responding to the homeowner’s needs.
A Private Chef often possesses a formal culinary education, has been an apprentice in fine dining establishments, and/or works exclusively for a private family or individual.
Although housekeeping duties vary between households, a Housekeeper’s primary role is to handle all the cleaning and organization in the home. They are also tasked with preparing meals, running errands and accompanying vendors to their work areas.
The position of an Estate Manager is more administrative in nature. This individual is the main point of contact between the Principal and the service environments they own, as well as, the staff that run them.
Domestic Couples occupy a unique place in the constellation of private service, providing each service required to run a household and maintain a home.
Originally, Butlers were primarily limited to the Food & Beverage department of the home. Today, Butlers wear far more hats and bring a sense of elegance to the residence.
A Houseman is a jack-of-all-trades position capable of filling service gaps inside or outside the home.
When you add a professional Laundress to your home, your household not only enjoys clean and organized laundry, but every linen and soft surface is professionally handled as well.