Optical Assistant

08 Jul 2021
26 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently working with a well-established and highly respected practice in the Sutton area who are now seeking to employ an experienced Optical Assistant.

This practice already has a loyal customer base from their other practice made up of mainly private patients with expensive tastes. This practice is owned by two very successful directors who have a clear vision of how to grow the business and due to their continued success, they are now looking to add to the team.
*They are part of a four-practice group.

Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant

This a front-of-house retail sales position. You will be meeting and greeting customers coming into the store, booking appointments, helping customers to choose the best frame for their needs, dispensing spectacles and ultimately making sales.
You will be on hand to help with initial clinical tests and offer advice to customers on how to care for and use their contact lenses.
Additional admin reception and merchandising will also be a part of the role.

Requirements of the Optical Assistant

The right candidate for this position will have full dispensing knowledge as well as having excellent customer service.
You will be a dynamic individual who is able to make sales while always delivering the highest levels of customer care.
You will have clear personal career goals that this company can help you to achieve and you will be willing to work for them.
*You must be able to work Saturday and Sundays on a rota basis.

Compensation for the Optical Assistant

On offer is a starting salary of £17,500 – £19,500 + team bonus and additional training and development opportunities including the opportunity to go on the DO course.

What happens next?

Once you have applied, one of the experienced team at Inspired Selections will give you a call to discuss the role in more detail.
They will also go over your previous experience from your CV and your current situation to make sure you have the relevant experience and match what the client is looking for.
Once this has been discussed leave it to us and we will arrange the meeting for you.

To apply for this new and rare opportunity:

– Call Chris at Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999
– Upload your C.V to www.inspiredselections.co.uk
– SMS your Name and Availability for a call to 07537417722