Experienced Japanese Chef • VIP Client • South of France

Nice Shore Based Villa

01 Apr 2024


Shore Based Villa




3 - 4 years

Full Driving License (International)

Schengen (or EU Resident)

Yashraj Singh l [email protected]


We are looking for an Experienced Japanese speaking Chef for one of our private VIP clients. 

You will work in the owners' private Villa.

It is a LIVE-OUT position.

This is a rotational position where you work 15 days and you are 15 days off for a full time salary. You will rotate with another Chef.

Permanent Contract.

The project

Typical duties include:

  • Conferring with clients to determine their meal preferences, specifications, food allergies, and dietary restrictions
  • Preparing customized meal plans for clients based on their preferences, specifications, and dietary needs
  • Shopping for meal ingredients as well as necessary kitchen tools and equipment
  • Inspecting meal ingredients before making purchases to ensure that they are of the highest quality
  • Preparing meals in clients' kitchens in accordance with food health and safety regulations
  • Cleaning and sanitizing work areas before and after meal preparation

Profile Desired:

  • You have a passion for food and cooking, and are especially trained in Japanese cuisine and you have a very strong knowledge of Japanese cuisine.
  • You have a minimum of 5 years of experiences working extensively in traditional/fusion Japanese cuisine
  • You are able to cope with last-minute changes
  • You are well versed in traditional Japanese cooking techniques
  • You have a strong attention to detail in terms of presentation and other aspects
  • You can maintain high standards of cleanliness, hygiene & food safety in the kitchen
  • You are patient, kind and have the ability to work as part of a team 
  • You have strong organisation & time management skills
  • You speak French & English fluently, in addition to Japanese; Other languages are welcome
  • You have a car and a valid driver's license

Working Rhythm:

You will be rotating shifts with another chef in the team. You would be working 15-16 days a month, in shifts of 12 to 14 hours per day 

Salary - based on experience and profile


If you wish to apply to this job offer, please make sure beforehand that : 

  • you have registered on our website at www.marinescence.com 
  • and that you have created your profile (if your already have a profile, there is NO NEED TO CREATE A NEW ONE)
  • While creating/ completing your profile : you will need to complete the Education, Experience and Reference field. A lot of questions are dedicated to crew members, please be aware you do not need to complete them. 
  • Please make sure you upload a detailed and updated CV in a PDF format. 
  • Feel free to email us once you have created / completed your profile at [email protected] 

If your profile is not matching all criteria, we may not be able to get back to you due to the high influx of applications.

No application will be considered if the process mentioned above has not been followed initially. 
No private messages on WhatsApp - No private messages on Facebook or LinkedIn please.Thank you for your understanding and looking forward to hear back from you shortly.