Duties of a Private Personal Assistant


Published on April 8, 2018

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So what is the difference between a private personal assistant and a corporate personal assistant?  And what are the duties you can typically expect from them?

A private personal assistant and a corporate personal assistant may share similar duties and responsibilities, but the key differences often consist of where those duties and responsibilities take place, either at home or at work.  Here are some key duties of a private personal assistant.


  • Home Office Management
  • Paperwork/Filing
  • Admin Tasks
  • Emails
  • Telephone Calls
  • Diary Management
  • Restaurant & Event Reservations
  • Travel Booking
  • Running Errands
  • Book-Keeping
  • Hiring & Recruitment of Staff
  • Picking up and dropping off dry cleaning
  • Assisting with household duties and errands
  • Buying presents and sending gifts
  • Implementing new work flow systems


Polo & Tweed are able to provide fully vetted private personal assistants and secretaries.  We are a global agency; we can recruit for clients and source candidates from around the world.  We’d love to help you find your next member of staff.  Get in touch with us on 0203 858 0233 or via our contact form and one of our experienced consultants will be able to assist.


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