Optical Store Manger

Employer
Emerging Vision
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Sep 13, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Retail
Hours
Full Time
Job Description We are seeking an OPTICAL RETAIL STORE MANAGER to join our team at Tysons Corner Center in our McLean, VA location Our store provides the latest designer eyewear along with the area's largest selection of value frames, contact lenses, and other eye care accessories. We specialize in providing our customers with expert eye exams that are conducted in a timely manner, and the best customer service in the industry. Responsibilities: Supervise team of retail sales employees Adjust daily schedule for shift personnel to ensure optimal efficiency Hire, train, and evaluate new and existing employees Track monthly results and trends for business forecasting Oversee sales write-ups and process optical orders for lenses, frames, and contacts Oversee insurance verification and authorizations Check in orders when they arrive and verify prescriptions Interact with Optometrists on patient needs and requests and questions ‚Äč Qualifications: Previous experience in optical retail or general retail sales, customer service, or other related fields 3-5 years managerial experience Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment Excellent written and communication skills Strong leadership qualities Company Description Welcome to Emerging Vision Emerging Vision, Inc. is a leading provider of eye care products and services, and operates one of the largest franchised optical chains in the United States. The Site for Sore Eyes brand has 40 locations across California and the Sterling Optical brand has over 125 franchised and company-owned stores located across 13 states, the District of Columbia, and the US Virgin Islands. Most stores offer prescription and non-prescription eyeglasses, eyeglass frames, ophthalmic lenses, contact lenses, sunglasses, and a range of ancillary items. The company also operates VisionCare of California (d/b/a Sterling VisionCare), a specialized healthcare maintenance organization that employs licensed optometrists to provide services for stores in California. The company also operates Combine Buying Group and The Optical Group, two leading optical group-purchasing businesses that provide their member retailers with vendor discounts on optical products in the United States and Canada, respectively. For more information, visit www.sterlingoptical.com.