Dispensing Optician Manager - Birmingham - New Practice

Zest Business Group
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A brand new independent Opticians is due to open in Central Birmingham in May 2017 and they are looking for a full time Dispensing Optician Manager to lead the new team. This will be a very niche, high end Opticians stocking a variety of bespoke and luxury frames.

The Role

  • Dispensing high quality frames and lenses depending on lifestyle, fashion and budget.
  • Dealing with high end frames
  • Spending time with each patient to understand personal requirements.
  • Working closely with the director to actively drive the business forward
  • Dealing with complex patient queries
  • Providing outstanding levels of customer service
  • Working in a team a small team of 3-4 people
  • Stock management and stock selection
  • Marketing
  • Training and mentoring staff
  • Working towards targets

The Person

  • Qualified Dispensing Optician registered with the GOC
  • Customer focused
  • Confident
  • Mixture of sales skills and clinical professionalism
  • Interest in Optical fashion and the latest trends
  • Self-motivated
  • Ambitious
  • Supervisory or management experience would be advantageous.

This is a full time role working 5 days a week including Saturdays. Typical working hours will be from 10am to 6pm with a late night opening on a Thursday (9am to 5pm on a Sat)

The salary is between £25,000 to £30,000 plus bonus and various company benefits.

To apply for this position please send a copy of your CV or call for more information.