Contact Lens Manager Vacancy

Vision Express Caribbean

Job title

Contact Lens Manager/ Dispensing Optician

Description of job

Four group well established Optometry group in the West Indies is searching for a Dispensing Optician to develop the contact lens side of the business. Experience in fitting all types of contact lenses , including scleral and keratoconus is essential. Orthokeratology experience for myopia would be a plus. Must be registered as Dispensing Optician and Contact Lens Optician.

The present optometrists do not specialise in contact lenses but will work alongside a competent contact lens manager to help with the development of this aspect of the business.

The company is seeking an applicant with a true passion for customer care who can work collaboratively as part of a team.

The successful applicant will show a desire to continuously improve products and services offered to our customers including sourcing new developments.

The position will involve research into new products and commercially aware purchasing , plus general marketing and training of support staff to develop this niche market .

The Contact Lens Optician will work directly under the Director of Operations, to ensure all the Team are fully trained and motivated on contact lens sales.

Possibility of a general dispensing role alongside the contact lens development .

Whilst the initial contract in one year renewable the company is looking for someone interested in relocating to the Caribbean not just a short term contract.

For further discussion, please send a letter of introduction two job references and a full CV, specifically detailing contact lens and management level experience. A photo and preferred time frame for possibly joining the company would be useful.

 

Business website

www.visionexpressstlucia.com

Salary

To be discussed.

Working hours

40 hours per week

Applications

Applications to Vision Express Caribbean ( independent company) visionexpressceo@gmail.com