Winter - Chefs

We are recruiting chefs of all ALL levels to work in the expanding network of famous Japanese ski resorts for this coming winter.

What we need:

Experienced and dedicated chefs who are capable of working flexible hours in a vibrant and professional atmosphere.

Applicants will be required to consistently provide high quality food across daily operations. Chefs should be versatile, and capable of helping/training other kitchen hands as well as working efficiently underneath the head chef.

hat you get: 

  • 1 free staff meal per shift (including a non alcoholic drink)
  • Subsidised accommodation
  • Access to subsidised car rental
  • Competitive salary
  • Discounted services around the resort
  • THE OPPORTUNITY TO RIDE THE BEST POWDER IN THE WORLD

Employment Period: Winter season 1718

Season to Season Employment Ltd is managing applications from UK staff and will be accepting CVs at jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com

For further information, visit http://www.seasontoseasonemployment.com

Front of House Staff - Niseko - Japan

We have roles as bar and restaurant staff working in some great venues in Japan. 

If you have good hospitality experience, preferably in a seasonal environment then we would love to hear from you.

To register your interest and to find out more, please send a Cv and cover letter to jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com

Chef - Niseko - Japan

We have multiple roles available for professional chefs in Japan this winter. We have roles to suit all levels, so please don't delay in sending your details through to us here.

We will be recruiting strong CDP level chefs for a fine dining fusion restaurant in Niseko.

We will be recruiting for in house dining chefs, who can deliver a high level chalet style menu.

We are also recruiting for an experienced chef to work in Niseko's top pizza restaurant.

We are looking for a chef to work as a professional breakfast chef in a high quality establishment.

All roles are paid at a competitive rate and come with accommodation.

To register your interest, please email a CV and cover letter to jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com

Driver - Niseko - Japan

We are looking for drivers to work with a fantastic company in Niseko, Japan.

Candidates must have a full licence as well as an international drivers licence (£7 from post office).

You will be responsible for transporting guests to and from the slopes, guest pick ups, deliveries and other roles.

We are looking for upbeat, customer focused individuals who can enhance the guest experience. The ideal candidate must be a "can do" person as you will be the face and front line of the company.

To be considered please send your CV and cover letter to jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com

Bar Manager - Niseko - Japan

We are looking for a passionate, hard working, professional and knowledgeable bar manager to take on this incredible role in Niseko, Japan.

The ideal candidate will have excellent experience within the bar industry and will have worked both seasonally and as a manager in the past. You should be capable of managing a team and have a track record of success in driving sales. You must be customer focused and have a can do approach to work.

This is a very rewarding role in an amazing business and will allow you time to explore Niseko's famous backcountry as well as developing your hospitality experience in one of the most incredible places on earth.

CVs and cover letter to jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com

Front Desk Staff - Niseko - Japan

We are looking for motivated, hard working and well organised front desk staff for one of Niseko's best operators. This job will suit someone that has worked within the seasonal market and has a passion for the snow, of which Niseko has a LOT!

You must be a versatile and amiable person with a love of snow sports as we want that enthusiasm to come across to the guests. Previous experience in a similar role would be an advantage but we will welcome any applications from candidates that have worked a ski season.

To be considered and to hopefully setup a 1st round interview please send a CV and covering letter to enquiries@seasontoseasonemployment.com

Ski Instructors and Dual Cert Instructors - Japan

We are looking for either Ski instructors or Dual Cert instructors to work in Niseko and Kiroro in Japan.

We are looking for all levels, from rookie to high level pros as we are recruiting into a number of different positions with some fantastic companies working in Japan.

So if you want to work in one of the snowiest places on earth please get in touch.

Candidates must either be eligible for a work holiday visa or have 36 months of teaching experience in order to be eligible for sponsorships

To set up a follow up call please email a CV to enquiries@seasontoseasonemployment.com

Winter - Food & Beverage Attendant

We are Recruiting staff for an extensive winter operation in Niseko, Japan. You will have the opportunity to work in bars/restaurants in the culturally diverse Japanese mountains.

What we need:

We are looking for candidates with experience in hospitality who are able to maintain a high level of working professionalism. Any proficiency in Japanese is of course welcome.

What you get:

  •  1 meal per shift (including a non-alcoholic drink)
  • Access to subsidised car rental
  • A plethora of discounts around the resort for services and activities.
  • A competitive salary
  • A CHANCE TO RIDE THE BEST POWDER IN THE WORLD.

Employment Period: Winter season 1718

Season to Season Employment Ltd is managing applications from UK staff and will be accepting CVs at jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com

For further information, visit http://www.seasontoseasonemployment.com

Winter - Front Desk Agent

The Front Desk team are the face of the company. As well as offering exceptional customer service, there is also a strong administrative element to this role.

      We are looking for superstars with a genuine smile and classy attitude!

The Company is an international award-winning property specialist delivering luxury accommodation in Niseko, Japan.

Honours:

  • World's Best Ski Boutique Hotel in 2014.
  • IAIR award for Best Company for Leadership.
  • Prestigious 5 Star Award at the International Hotel Awards.

We are looking for:

Upbeat and welcoming people to considering and anticipate the every need of our guests from the moment they arrive until the moment they wave goodbye.

You will receive:

  • A competitive salary
  • Subsidised meals
  • Subsidised lift pass (shared - T&C apply)
  • Subsidised accommodation
  • THE OPPORTUNITY TO RIDE THE BEST POWDER IN THE WORLD

Season to Season Employment Ltd is managing applications from UK staff and will be accepting CVs at jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com

For further information, visit http://www.seasontoseasonemployment.com

Advertising/Marketing role - Niseko - Japan

We have a mixed and potentially interesting job, that whilst it won't suit everyone, could be a fantastic seasonal role to have.

We are looking for someone to work for Niseko's top pizza restaurant and to help it advertise, promote and spread the word about it's delicious offerings. The job will have mixed responsibilities, you will be advertising through social media, flyering cars, handing out leaflets and donning the famous Niseko pizza slice. This is the bit that may not suit everyone! If you are an outgoing, enthusiastic people person then this could just be the job for you. You would need to chat with tourists and get them excited and aware about the food and location of the restaurant.

Potentially the perfect seasonal job for the right person out there.

Great package available. To be considered, please send a CV and cover letter to jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com 

International Reservations Consultant, Niseko, Japan

HTM, the largest Independent property management company in Niseko, Hokkaido is looking for an experienced travel professional to join our International Reservations team.

The position supports the organization to achieve accommodation sales targets through the provision of informed, accurate and friendly sales and service via the telephone and e-mail to Travel Agents, direct enquirers and on-line channels.

Skill requirements:

  • Energetic and passionate about Niseko and the ski travel industry
  • Knowledge of Niseko
  • Business Level written and spoken English
  • Fluency in Cantonese or Japanese
  • Professional, courteous and friendly telephone manner that supports the creation of positive impressions with agents and guests.
  • Well developed written communication skills that facilitate clear and accurate responses to queries and/or provision of quotes.
  • Well organised and high attention to detail
  • Able to work as part of a team in order to effectively share and complete tasks and provide service coverage where required.
  • Computer operating skills Microsoft Office Suite (essential) with reservations systems experience (preferred).
  • Ability to work independently and handle multiple tasks

Employment Period: year round

Employment Status: 12 months full time contract
There will be the opportunity to change to a permanent contract after 12 months.

Base Annual Salary: 2.5 to 3.4 million yen, depending on experience and language abilities. Staff will be enrolled in the Japanese Health, Social and Employment insurance systems, as per Japanese law. HT Holidays will pay 50% of those insurance costs.

Location: Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan
Working Hours: average 40 hours per week (5x 8 hour shifts)
Staff Accommodation: available

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to: jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com

Hotel Manager, Niseko, Japan.

HT Holidays is the largest portfolio of holiday accommodation in Niseko with over 800 beds in condominium and resort homes all located in Hirafu village - Central Niseko.

HT Holidays is part of the Hokkaido Tourism Management Group based exclusively in Central Niseko.

We are looking for an energetic and professional Hotel Manager to lead the delivery of Hotel Services to our year round holiday Guests.

The position is responsible for:

  • maximising the operational efficiency of the HT Holidays operations.
  • delivery of the brand promise to HT Holidays international and Japanese Guests.
  • leading a year round team of 10 staff, increasing to around 35 in winter.

Skill requirements:

  • Energetic and passionate and sound knowledge about Niseko and the ski travel industry.
  • Experience leading a team within a hotel or holidays accommodation operation.
  • Skills and experience in operations planning, forecasting, recruitment and budgeting.
  • Problem solving skills and the ability effectively resolve issues and develop processes and procedures to improve outcomes.
  • Demonstrated the ability to lead and maximise performance of individuals and teams through effective communication of objectives and expectations, provision of effective feedback, recognition and coaching.
  • Relationship management skills to develop new, and maintenance of existing, supplier relationships to ensure the delivery of services in accordance with contracts.
  • Computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite and reservations systems experience.
  • Native level written and spoken English and fluency in Japanese.

Employment Period: Full Time

Starting Date: flexible from around March/April, 2016.

Base Annual Salary: from 5.4 million yen per annum.

Location: Hirafu village - Central Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan

Staff Accommodation: available

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to: jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com

Guest Services Manager, Niseko, Japan

HT Holidays is the largest portfolio of holiday accommodation in Niseko with over 800 beds in condominium and resort homes all located in Hirafu village - Central Niseko.

HT Holidays is part of the Hokkaido Tourism Management Group based exclusively in Central Niseko.

The position is responsible for supervising the day-to-day activities of the Guest Services team to ensure service standards are maintained and exceeded.

Skill requirements:

  • Customer service skills that support the delivery of superior Guest Services gained in the hospitality/service industry.
  • Team management, recruitment and training skills to effectively oversee the diverse range of duties required.
  • Able to follow and setup service and booking procedures to ensure the smooth and efficient delivery of all Guest Services offered.
  • IT system knowledge to setup, generate and read all operating reports and management systems to effectively manage operations.
  • A sound working knowledge of HTM policies, operating procedures, service standards, products and Guests Services provided.
  • A current knowledge of the type of facilities, services and tourist information pertaining to a ski resort.
  • Sales/retail skills to up-sell Guest Services and related party products.
  • Computer operating skills - Microsoft Office Suite (essential) and Property Management Systems (desirable).
  • Bi-lingual English and Japanese spoken (desirable).

Employment Status: Full Time

Starting Date: flexible from around March/April, 2016.

Base Annual Salary: from 3.6 million yen, depending on experience and skills.

Location: Hirafu village - Central Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to: jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com

Front Desk Manager - Niseko, Japan

HT Holidays is the largest portfolio of holiday accommodation in Niseko with over 800 beds in condominium and resort homes all located in Hirafu village - Central Niseko.

HT Holidays is part of the Hokkaido Tourism Management Group based exclusively in Central Niseko.

We are looking for an energetic and professional Front Desk Manager to lead Front Desk team and operations to our year round holiday Guests.

The position is responsible for supervising the day-to-day activities of the Front Desk team to ensure service standards are maintained and exceeded.

Skill requirements:

  • Team management, recruitment and training skills to effectively oversee the activities of the Front Desk team.
  • Customer service skills that support the delivery of superior Guest Services gained in the hospitality/service industry.
  • Telephone/email manner and customer service skills to professionally and courteously respond to a culturally diverse range of customers.
  • Experience in handling and balancing Guest accounts and Front Desk cash handling.
  • Able to process OTA accommodation reservations from multiple sources.
  • IT system knowledge to generate and read all operating reports to effectively manage the shift.
  • A sound working knowledge of HTM policies, operating procedures, service standards, products and Guests Services provided.
  • Able to work as part of a team in order to effectively share and complete tasks and provide service coverage where required.
  • A current knowledge of the type of facilities, services and tourist information pertaining to a ski resort.
  • Computer operating skills - Microsoft Office Suite (essential)
  • Native level written and spoken Japanese and fluency in English.

Employment Status: Full Time

Starting Date: flexible from around March/April, 2016.

Base Annual Salary: from 3.6 million yen per year, depending on experience and skills.

Location: Hirafu village - Central Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to: jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com

2015-16 Winter - Lodge Assistant/Chalet Host

We are looking for someone with experience in hospitality and/or chalet hosting. This candidate will feel comfortable handling/assisting the day to day management of the lodge, as well as providing a simple breakfast for the guests each morning.

What we need:

A versatile candidate who is capable of organising both back and front of house administration. This applicant will be required to maintain the upkeep of the chalet, as well as assisting with any weekly shopping and administration for the guests.

You will be required to enthusiastically commit yourself to customer service in a demanding working environment. Patience and a sense of humour also go a long way.

What you get:

  • Subsidised shared accommodation
  • Free meals for breakfast (daily / food budget to be set)
  • The chance to work in one of the most enviable environments on the plant
  • A competitive salary
  • THE OPPORTUNITY TO RIDE THE BEST POWDER ON EARTH.

Employment Period: Late November to early March (Contract Terms dates: 15th December 2015 to 29th February 2016)

Season to Season Employment Ltd is managing applications from UK staff and will be accepting CVs at jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com

For further information, visit http://www.seasontoseasonemployment.com

Sports and Remedial Massage or Acupuncture

We are looking for professional massage therapists to work in a brand new massage and acupuncture business. Based in Niseko Japan, this job requires a exceptional level of experience. 

A successful applicant is certain to launch their professional career to heights otherwise unreachable back in the UK.

For further information, visit http://www.seasontoseasonemployment.com

Season to Season Employment Ltd is managing applications from UK staff and will be accepting CVs at jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com



Front Desk Staff - Niseko - Japan

We are looking for motivated, hard working and well organised front desk staff for one of Niseko's best operators. This job will suit someone that has worked within the seasonal market and has a passion for the snow, of which Niseko has a LOT!

You must be a versatile and amiable person with a love of snow sports as we want that enthusiasm to come across to the guests. Previous experience in a similar role would be an advantage but we will welcome any applications from candidates that have worked a ski season.

To be considered and to hopefully setup a 1st round interview please send a CV and covering letter to enquiries@seasontoseasonemployment.com


Ski/Board Instructors - Japan

We are looking for either Ski instructors or Dual Cert instructors to work in Niseko and Kiroro in Japan.

We are looking for all levels, from rookie to high level pros as we are recruiting into a number of different positions with some fantastic companies working in Japan.

So if you want to work in one of the snowiest places on earth please get in touch.

Candidates must either be eligible for a work holiday visa or have 36 months of teaching experience in order to be eligible for sponsorships

To set up a follow up call please email a CV to enquiries@seasontoseasonemployment.com

Bar Manager - Niseko, Japan

We are looking for a passionate, hard working, professional and knowledgeable bar manager to take on this incredible role in Niseko, Japan.

The ideal candidate will have excellent experience within the bar industry and will have worked both seasonally and as a manager in the past. You should be capable of managing a team and have a track record of success in driving sales. You must be customer focused and have a can do approach to work.

This is a very rewarding role in an amazing business and will allow you time to explore Niseko's famous backcountry as well as developing your hospitality experience in one of the most incredible places on earth.

CVs and cover letter to enquiries@seasontoseasonemployment.com


Reception and Service Manager - Niseko, Japan

We are looking for an experienced hospitality professional looking for an opportunity to work in a fast paced dynamic restaurant in Japan.

Amazing chance to get out to the world famous powder and improve your CV working in one of the best places in town.

You would be responsible for all reservations, staff rotas, ordering, sales and dinner service.

If you feel you have the experience, the drive and the energy to take on this fantastic job then we would love to hear from you.

CVs to enquiries@seasontoseasonemployment.com