Tokyo, Japan ~ Japanese speaking Household Manager Job

Location Japan
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role House Manager / Butler
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Negotiable
Job Number  45040
Created 08 September 2017

Our client, an International business professional based in Europe, is seeking to hire a Japanese speaking service professional to take over the Management of several properties in Japan – the primary residence in Tokyo and others near Osaka, Odawara and Chiba. You will need to have fluent Japanese language skills to communicate effectively with the staff and all suppliers.


Private Household experience is highly desirable but, the client may consider a strong Hospitality professional with 5 star service experience.


Your duties shall include:


  • Staff Management & Supervision

  • Recruitment

  • Training of Staff

  • Managing household budgets and tracking expenses

  • Concierge duties and planning of cultural trips

  • Care of artwork; insurance, management, supplier management and shipping

  • Organisation and management of the vehicle fleet

  • Managing all purchasing processes

  • Concierge duties

  • Managing International shipping and deliveries


This position is being managed by Giles Bicknell. Please submit applications to

Due to the volumes of applications we are receiving at present, sadly, we can only guarantee a response to successful applicants. We will always endeavour to respond to every applicant where possible.

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