Optical Sales Associate

Optical Sales Associate Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Optical Sales Associate to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Merchandising frames, lenses, and eyewear accessories;
  • Provide assistance to the Optometrist during eye exams as needed;
  • Assist patient frames and lens selection;
  • Merchandise frames, lens, and eyewear accessories;
  • Other responsibilities as assigned;
  • Ensure that the practice’s optical quality standards are met;
  • Inventory management;
  • Manage eyewear orders and patient pickup;
  • Adjustment and minor eyeglass repair;
  • Manage all aspects of eyewear orders and patient pickup;
  • Verify order, measurements, prescription, material;
  • Filing invoices and statements;
  • Eyewear adjustment and minor repair;
  • Work with patients in the adaptation of their lenses;
  • Send orders to the labs and insurance verification.

Requirements:

  • Strong sales background;
  • Basic optometry experience a plus;
  • High level of initiative; works well within a team environment;
  • High level of initiative and ability to work well in a team environment;
  • Flexible schedule to meet the demand of patients and clinical operations;
  • Proven customer service skills;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; computer literate;
  • Basic computer knowledge; Microsoft Office skills helpful;
  • Prior experience in the Optical industry is a plus;
  • Prior experience as an Optician or in the Optical industry;
  • Fashion saavy;
  • Insurance and billing experience a huge plus;
  • Prior experience in an Optometry setting a plus but not required;
  • Proven customer service skills and an eye for fashion;
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.