Secretary of the General Staff (SGS) is the special staff officer who acts as executive officer for the chief of staff. SGS responsibilities:
- Plans and supervises conferences chaired by the CG, deputy commander, or the CofS.
- Directs preparation of, and monitors execution of, itineraries for distinguished visitors to the headquarters.
- Monitors preparation of and execution of all official social events and ceremonies involving the CG, deputy commander or CofS.