The estate manager oversees the smooth daily operation of a large household, which may include several properties and multiple vehicles. This is a fast-paced position that requires management experience, flexibility, and the ability to multitask. The responsibilities are wide ranging from administrative computer work, supervising contractors, managing estate staff, event planning and formal service. A keen eye for detail and commitment to exemplary service in every aspect of household operations is essential.
Estate staff positions vary widely from service and housekeeping to gardening or work as a chauffeur. An individual’s previous experience will be dependent on their role at the estate, however, professional presentation, strong work ethic, attention to detail and discretion are qualities required in every area of estate operations.
A private aviation stewardess is a hospitality expert that can balance the safety duties aviation demands with the multifaceted role of a stewardess on board a private plane that often works independently. This position requires menu planning, ordering, catering, provisioning and detailed maintenance of the cabin prior to take off. In the air, every aspect of timely, formal service with a smile and efficient management of the cabin interior are key to success. A friendly, professional attitude and excellent presentation skills are a must.