The Prince and Princess of Wales are searching for a chief government officer who’s “emotionally intelligent” with a “low ego” to supervise their royal family.
William and Kate have taken on extra obligations because the Queen‘s demise final yr, they usually purpose to nominate an government who can develop and execute their long-term technique.
Traditionally, somebody with a navy background, usually a former senior officer, would sometimes oversee the operations of a senior Royal Family member’s workplace within the capability of the “master of the household”.
But this CEO could have a direct reporting line to the couple, reflecting a extra trendy strategy to managing their royal affairs.
The recruitment course of is being managed by Odgers Berndtson, tasked with figuring out essentially the most appropriate candidate.
The on-line advert says: “The CEO is essentially the most senior and accountable chief for the Household, reporting on to TRHs The Prince and Princess of Wales.
“They will be responsible for the development and implementation of TRH’s long-term strategy and continuing to strengthen a professional and collaborative Household culture.”
Under the “skills and attributes” wanted by the profitable candidate, the advert states: “An inspiring internal champion, who will energise others with positivity, enthusiasm, and ambition.
“Emotionally clever, with ‘low ego,’ and robust self-awareness and understanding of their impression on others.”