My client is a chain of opticians who are constantly expanding through organic growth and acquisition; it is due to this expansion that they are now recruiting for an Optical Practice Manager in Widnes
Full time – 0900 – 1700 No Sundays & Monday
Small but busy team
£18,000 – £20,000 + bonuses
Ideal first step into a management role with excellent regional support.
Optical Practice Manager
This is a full time opportunity for a Practice Manager to join this friendly team. The practice has 1 test rooms and is currently testing 2 days a week, with 1 day for hearing. The practice has a good reputation in the local area, so if you have previous managerial experience and you’re looking for a role with more freedom then this could be for you.
Responsibilities of the Optical Practice Manager
You will have previous or present experience of working in a supervisory or assistant manager role and used to the optical environment. You will be managing the day to day operation with emphasis on the business side of things. You will be a manager first and a dispenser secondly, as the role requires you to take responsibility of recruitment needs/staffing levels including rotas, forward planning and driving the targets and KPI’s to maximise efficiency of the team performance.
Requirements of the Optical Practice Manager
Management experience is not essential for this role, although some experience of being a team leader or supervisor would be advantageous. You will need to be an experienced optical assistant as a minimum with the ability to dispense glasses to all levels, with the desire to step up into a management role. Ideally, you will have an understanding of KPIs and managing goals and targets. Finally, you will be responsible for recruitment and staff appraisals with emphasis on managing expectations of the team and succession planning.
Compensation for the Optical Practice Manager
For this role my client is offering a competitive salary from £18,000 – £20,000 + Bonus. You will work 5 days out 6, 9-5:00pm with NO Sunday’s. You will be entitled to 28 days holiday plus more benefits to discuss.
To apply for this role:
Call Murray at Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999
SMS your name and availability to 07537417722
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