Urban Optics Opticians, Scotts St., Killarney, Kerry

New Position Available: Optical Assistant and Digital Marketer

Are you a hard-working individual looking for a career in a dynamic environment where you’ll be challenged to learn a host of new skills? Do you have a passion for fashion, an interest in sales or a desire to grow your digital marketing skills?

We are currently recruiting a new member of staff to fill the role of Optical Assistant in our award-winning Opticians in the heart of Killarney Town. You will be part of a friendly and dynamic team and work in a rewarding role that incorporates various aspects of the business.

Your day could vary from choosing the latest, designer frames to add to our cutting-edge collections, providing personalised, contact lens training to our clients, to writing a blog about your experience and posting it on Social Media.

This is a full-time position but we are happy to accommodate candidates who require more flexibility.

This is the perfect role if you’re looking for a position that offers a challenge and supports your professional development and provides you with career-boosting skills in sales, digital marketing and customer service.


What we are looking for in our candidates

  • Strong organizational, interpersonal and communications skills
  • Ability and willingness to learn new and challenging skills
  • Computer literate with the ability to learn new digital skills quickly and efficiently
  • Demonstrable customer-service experience
  • A positive attitude
Other skills that would be an added bonus:
  • Previous work experience in an optical practice
  • A passion for fashion and style
  • Experience with social media and digital marketing

What We’re Offering:

  • Specialised on-the-job training
  • The chance to learn digital and social media marketing
  • Investment in  On-going Professional Development
  • A complete set of designer frames for the successful candidate
  • A fantastic working environment where everyone is relaxed but hard-working
  • 29 days Holidays including statutory
  • A competitive salary for the right candidate
If you’re interested or want to find out more about the role, please contact Pat on 064 66 33462 or send your CV and covering letter to patodonoghue@urbanoptics.ie
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