Helen MacMahon

My Staff are what you ask for - the best… I make certain my clients and my candidates are perfectly matched. For short or long term positions in private homes, holiday villas or yachts on the French Riviera, please call me today.”

Helen McMahon. Call me today 00 33 (0)6 10 95 55 39


To apply for any of the below positions please send a detailed CV as a word document with photo and copies of qualifications and references to

Villa Staff Vacancies

  • Part Time Housekeeper Monaco

    Very experienced housekeeper required for this client. Portugeuse speaker preferred but will consider other applicants.
  • Housekeeper St Jean Cap Ferrat

    Very experienced housekeeper required for a villa in St Jean Cap Ferrat. Must be fluent in French - basic English an advantage. Car required as there is no public transport to the villa Position will start 1st January 2018.
  • Governess 5 Year Old Monaco

    Professional teacher/governess in Monaco. She must be a professional teacher of English/French for child/boy 5 years old. Family (Russian) provide accommodation in villa, if necessary. Salary range to be discussed. She will accompany boy to school, sportive and other classes, teach him, visit musiams, art galleries, organize other type of educational activities.
  • Facilities Manager - Travelling

    This position could be based in London or South of France The Facilities Manager will oversee all routine and emergency maintenance, annual inspections and audits of buildings, systems and surrounding grounds. This position is extremely customer-focused working on private estates in Europe and Africa. You will collaborate with both internal and external resources to preserve and enhance the assets ensuring all mechanical, electrical, and asset maintenance projects are effectively executed. The Ideal candidate will have 3 plus years’ experience in general carpentry, electrical, plumbing and HVAC systems. This is a hands on positon requiring knowledge in all maintenance tools and equipment with the ability to use them effectively and safely. To be successful you will be able to handle multiple complex tasks with minimal supervision, have strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to professionally interact with vendors, employees and management. Previous experience in a corporate setting is desired. Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel and Outlook) is required as well as a Valid Driver’s license. Fluency in French and English required.
  • House Manager/Chef Eze

    Organization and coordination of the administrative and economic deals on the villa. 1. Organization and control of purchases of food, household goods and other items on the villa for provision of comfortable maintenance of owners of the villa. Manager of the villa must understand in quality products and beverages, including alcohol drinks. 2. Organization and control of the technical and sanitary provision of the villa. Control of workability of all the systems. Manager will be responsible for all the technical support on villa. 3. Coordination of the staff’s work, responsibility for maintaining the cleanliness of the house. Manager of the villa must control and check day by day work of the staff and provide education for staff if necessary. 4. Catering and culinary skills are required. Ability to cook well different diches of international cuisine. Chef experience will be a big plus for an applicant. 5. Organization of monthly reports of expenses. 6. Control of payments. Receiving/Sending correspondence. 7. Concierge services 8. Driving licence B, excellence driving skills. Personal qualities: high responsibility, decency, high customer focus, personal culture Obligatory conditions: French and English fluently, knowledge of the Russian language will be a big plus for an applicant. The employer provides accommodation in a villa in Eze, France Education: Higher education. Preferred work experience: in the hospitality industry (5 * hotels) or private houses with similar duties. Start December
  • Housekeeper/Nanny Eze

    Housekeeper/Nanny required for Eze. Must have EU passport for travelling with client and two children. Children will be at the villa every second weekend. Must hold driving licence as you will be required to drive the client. Studio apartment offered with this position.
  • Property Manager/Butler Monaco

    Fluent Russian and French speaker required for this position. Manager will be responsible for coordinating with all subcontractors and liaising with the client for any renovations (work in progress at this time in this large apartment). Manager will supervise cleaning and gardening staff. Client will come with his own chef and at that time you will be responsible for table settings and service. Please send detailed CV as a word document to info@myrivierastaff.com
  • Gardener - Assistant to Head

    Very experienced gardener required for the position of Assistant Head Gardener at a stunning villa in St Jean Cap Ferrat. Must have full horticultural training and have already worked for a minimum of 5 years in a mediterranean garden. FLUENT FRENCH IS A MUST Excellent salary offered to the right candidate Please send detailed CV as a word document with your photo on the CV along with all certificates and references to info@myrivierastaff.com

Yacht Crew Vacancies

  • All Yacht Placement

    Please send CV as a word document with photo, relevent certificates and references