International Chef


Niseko Gourmet is now recruiting for an International Chef to join our team during the 2019-2020 winter season.

As a chef with Niseko Gourmet you will have the opportunity to work in a variety of private houses & hotel suites throughout the Niseko area, preparing and serving high end private dining experiences for customers from all over the world. A host will work alongside you to set the table, serve guests and tidy at the end of the meal.

Meals to be prepared by the International Chef include a mix of breakfast and dinner, on a basis of booking requests by customers. Breakfast includes a continental buffet plus one cooked breakfast option per morning.

For dinner, customers will choose a modern fusion three course 'restaurant' style menu, with the emphasis on fresh and varied ingredients from Hokkaido. Menu is to be created by the chef, with the guidance of Niseko Gourmet management.

What are we looking for?

We expect all our chefs to have a flair for their chosen career and be passionate about cooking. We also expect you to work as a team with your host to ensure your breakfast and dinners are being presented at the highest standard, and guests are comfortable and enjoying the personal service Niseko Gourmet is renowned for.

Skills required:

Job Details and Benefits:


All applicants must have a valid International driver's license and be eligible for a Japanese working holiday visa.

Please attach a cover letter and current photograph (last three months) with your CV and references and send to

In your cover letter please give details of any relevant experience to the job including dates and duties performed. Please provide any further information you think is relevant and your reasons for applying for the job.

The more information we have about you the easier it is to process your application.

If your application is successful, you will be requested to an interview conducted by skype with job offers being made shortly after.

We are look forward to hearing from you.

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