Optical Assistant - Central London - Quirky Independent

Optical Assistant LondonReference: ZOP2728b
  • Quirky Independent Group
  • Brand New Store - May/June
  • Quality Handmade Frames
  • Up to £22,000

Optical Advisor vacancies and Optical Assistant jobs based in Central London.

An expanding group of independent Opticians based in London (Zone 1) are looking for a full time Optical Assistant to join a brand new store opening in May/June 2019.

The company currently have several stores in London and have ambitious plans for the future. They combine traditional frame craft with modern methods.

Optical Assistant - Role

  • Manage sales, deal with enquiries, book and assist eye tests, and offer impeccable customer service to everyone who enters the store
  • To dispense our products to consistently high standards, excelling at fitting frames, demonstrating exceptional product knowledge and giving expert style advice
  • Ensure the retail environment is flawlessly run, including taking responsibility for visual merchandising and the in-store experience
  • To act as a representative for our brand to help educate and excite others about their mission and company story
  • To comfortably explain eye health, eyewear and prescription terminology to patients
  • Support your colleagues and in turn further your development

Optical Assistant Requirements

  • Previous Optical experience
  • You’re comfortable in a busy environment and take pride in what you do
  • You show great initiative, positivity and patience
  • Possess meticulous attention to detail, with a keen interest in aesthetics
  • Able to project a professional, fashion-forward image
  • Have a genuine passion for spectacles, including their design and history
  • Great at communicating clearly and effectively in person, over the phone and online
  • Dedicated to making people happy - you exceed expectations, even under pressure, with an upbeat and mature attitude

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary between £18,000 to £22,000
  • Significant responsibility and progression opportunities
  • Free spectacles and family and friends discount

The role is to work 5 days a week which include weekend work and late nights on a rota basis.

To apply for this role please send a copy of your CV or call 0114 238 1726 for more information.

Contact: Rebecca Wood
Email: rebecca.wood@zestoptical.com
Telephone: 0114 238 1726