Assistant Store Manager - Eastcheap

Recruiter
Optical Express
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
25 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Dec 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About us

Optical Express surgeons have performed over 1 million refractive surgery procedures worldwide. In a recent survey of 252,179 Optical Express patients, over 99% told us they would recommend us to their family and friends. Globally, our ophthalmic surgeons have a combined surgical experience of over 1,000 years practising ophthalmology and over 700 years performing refractive surgery. Every year in the UK, more than double the number of patients trust Optical Express to perform their laser eye surgery than any other provider. In a study completed in September 2014 of 336,381 Optical Express patients with the most common prescriptions we treat, over 99% achieved 20/20 vision or better following treatment.

Role Summary

Title: Assistant Store Manager

Location: Eastcheap

Hours: 40

Competitive salary, bonus & benefits, full training will be given.

Role

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join Optical Express as one of our Assistant Store Managers where you will be responsible for Managing a team of individuals on a daily basis to support the Store Manager within the store. You will be customer facing and will be working closely with the store manager to help drive performance for the store. You will also be responsible for the daily operational efficiency of the store; a key part of your role will be developing the store team to deliver on sales, not only with Laser Eye Surgery and IOL procedures, but also with selling the benefits of purchasing glasses or contact lenses with Optical Express compared to their current provider. The ideal candidate may come from a strong retail background where world class customer service goes hand in hand with developing your team and generating sales. You will have strong working knowledge of a commercial sales environment and have robust analytical skills with the ability to provide resolutions to any issues that may arise.

Day to day:

  • Effectively and efficiently manage resources (staff / products) to meet customer demands
  • Ensure the Clinic is presentable and maintains the highest standards of tidiness and cleanliness and promotes the professional image of Optical Express
  • All Patient record files to be completed and filed as per Company best practice
  • Help recruit, induct, coach & support the team to ensure that all staff within the Clinic meet the acceptable levels of knowledge and competence
  • Responsible for all aspects of Health and Safety for the Clinic and its employees to ensure that all guidelines and legal requirements are upheld
  • Maintaining an up to date knowledge on all products and associated key features and benefits
  • To ensure the Clinic team influences and advises potential patients on the most suitable and appropriate solution for their needs
  • We are looking for applicants who have strong experience within Store/Retail/ Clinic Management who can deliver and drive results by having a passion for people and by working closely with others in developing them through performance management. The successful candidate will have a strong working knowledge of a commercial sales environment and possess excellent customer focus skills coupled with an ability to generate sales. You will also have excellent communication and presentation skills, be articulate, motivated to achieve and have a willingness to learn and progress within Optical Express.
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