Optical Lens Account Manager - South West

Recruiter
Location
England, South West England
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted
12 May 2017
Closes
09 Jun 2017
Ref
2772
Contact
Steve McMurray
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Zest Medical Optical Sales Recruitment are working in partnership with a market leading optical Lens manufacturer who are seeking to recruit an Optical Lens Account Manager for a full time vacancy in Bristol and the South West. Our client is internationally recognised as a well established optical lens manufacturer and is associated with quality, reliability and innovation.

Based in the field you will be responsible for the Account Management of a number of optical outlets across the region. Your task will be to increase product sales and provide commercial support through administration, training, promotional activity and guidance to improve effectiveness and ultimately profitability of the stores and branded products. The role will involve the detailing of new products and marketing initiatives to the account base, negotiation of pricing within agreed company guidelines and ensuring an effective marketing plan is developed. You will work closely with each practice allocated and your success will be measured through development of professional relationships but also your commercial acumen which will enable the stores to over deliver not only on their own targets but also customer expectations and practice experience.

The role will ideally suit a candidate with an existing career within Optical sales however the role also provides an outstanding opportunity for an optical professional, Dispensing Opticians and Retail Managers looking to develop a career in sales.

In addition you must be able to demonstrate a strong employment history with natural career progression with the ability to highlight and draw upon key career achievements. It is essential that applicants possess excellent communication skills and are comfortable working in a results driven market. Consequently, key personality traits such as tenacity, determination and an entrepreneurial flair are highly desired.

In return the successful applicant will be rewarded with a basic salary up to £35,000 with a competitive bonus in addition to an excellent range of company benefits. In order to discuss this opportunity in greater depth contact Zest Medical today on 0114 238 1723 or alternatively forward an updated version of your CV