Why Hiring a Chief of Staff Is Essential for Busy Households

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Why Hiring a Chief of Staff Is Essential for Busy Households

Chief of Staff from Staffing at Tiffanie's

Large private estates require extensive management of their grounds, staff, daily operations, finances, and much more. The Chief of Staff is a master of time management, problem-solving, and strategic thinking.

Features and Benefits of Employing a Chief of Staff

If you have multiple homes or estates a Chief of Staff is a crucial addition to your lifestyle.

There is no single job description that applies to the Chief of Staff position as no two households are the same. These professionals possess the incredible ability to adapt to any situation they find themselves in.

Important Qualities

The Chief of Staff must possess a wide range of qualities and abilities in order to perform their duties well. They must be incredibly flexible and able to meet your changing needs with the utmost professionalism.

Their attention to detail will ensure that every “i” is dotted and every “t” is crossed for the seamless execution of events, construction, and much more. Their incredible listening skills mean that you never have to worry that they won’t understand your preferences.

As a natural leader and communicator, your Chief of Staff will be able to ensure that all other staff working in your home will execute your preferences.

Duties and Responsibilities

Chief of Staff duties at Staffing at Tiffanie's

The Chief of Staff role is primarily in the management of individuals who work in the home and those who arrive to work at one or more residences. These include people who:

  • Plan and serve at events and parties
  • Provide Security
  • Maintain the grounds or execute renovations
  • Provide Legal Services
  • Serve as Yacht, Jet or Helicopter crew
  • Provide Business Management Services

In addition to managing people, the Chief of Staff may also oversee your home’s finances, assets, and household inventory, along with the creation, management, and coordination of:

  • Staff Schedules
  • Training Manuals
  • Vacation Plans
  • Calendars
  • Philanthropic Activity

The Chief of Staff also may generate monthly reports for your review and approval, while managing all of the important occurrences and problems that can arise at your residence from day to day.

Education Requirements

Because their role is such a demanding and multi-faceted one, a Chief of Staff needs to possess the education to navigate challenges and execute your preferences with ease, discretion, and tact. Typically, a Chief of Staff will possess education, training, and certification in:

  • Conflict Resolution
  • Project Management
  • Leadership
  • Business
  • Finance

The education and many qualities and abilities that a Chief of Staff possesses allow your busy household to run at peak efficiency and improve the quality of life for all household members.

Home owners who require a top tier Chief of Staff to work in their homes retain Staffing at Tiffanie’s to hire the best in the industry. Our discreet and exclusive process ensures your privacy and locates the perfect Chief of Staff for your home. Start hiring top talent today!