Mobile Optical Advisor /Business Support- Bedfordshire

Recruiter
Location
England, Bedfordshire
Salary
£18000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted
24 Apr 2017
Closes
22 May 2017
Ref
ZOP2641
Contact
Rebecca Wood
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A leading Optical lens manufacturer based in Bedfordshire are looking for a Mobile Optical Advisor to deliver high quality lenses to Opticians in Bedfordshire and the surrounding areas. This will initially be a 6 month contract as it's a brand new role, but could lead to a permanent contract if successful.

The aim of the role is to develop relationships and become a partner (business support) for each customer on a defined route within a specified area.

Responsibilities

  • Required to visit the same 20 to 25 stores at the same time every day (approx 150 /180 mile round route )
  • Same day stock lens delivery of lenses from their Van stock and RX deliveries from the lab.
  • In conjunction with the Area Sales Manager grow the business in each store across all product categories
  • To be able to resolve problems and advise on best solutions
  • Encourage participation in promotions
  • Be aware of all competitor activity on a daily basis and report same

Requirements

  • Clean Driving Licence
  • Optical Experience (Practice or Sales)
  • Worked in broadly defined trade orientated direct sales
  • Ability to build effective customer relationships
  • Ability to achieve objectives under pressure
  • Remains calm under pressure
  • Assertive
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Self-Motivated
  • Ability to use initiative to resolve problems

Salary

  • Basic between £18,000 to £23,000
  • Plus bonus up to £5,000
  • Company Estate Car

This is much more than just a delivery role, it's all about building relationships with your practice partners, making sure they are satisfied with their lens and glazing services.

To avoid missing out on this opportunity please send your CV or call 0114 238 1726 for more information.