Optometry practice requires a well presented receptionist to join their team. We require a front liner/receptionist for an optometrist practice in an upmarket shopping centre in the Helderberg. Duties incl.: Handle reception - meet & greet patientsAnswering telephoneScheduling appointmentsCustomer serviceGeneral administration dutiesSales tasks (from frame & lens selection, to orders, frame repairs)Liaising with lens labsConfirming and reconciling medical aid benefits and paymentsHandle emailsReceiving of payments Requirements: Fluent in English & Afrikaans – essentialOptometry product knowledge, optometry software (Optimax/Healthbridge/PPN) & Optical sales experience advantageous, but not essentialMS Office working knowledge essentialMust be willing to integrate well into a team and handle periods of working under pressure.Needs to be energetic, friendly and customer service oriented.The successful candidate will receive on-the-job training and must have an ability to follow instructions, a strong work ethic and a willingness to learn.
Responsibilities + Skills
Must be willing to work weekends and public holidaysWorking hours: 45 hours a week: Monday Friday 9:00 18:00Saturday 9:00 17:00Sundays and Public holidays 9:00 14:00 (currently excluding 25&26 of December and 1 January 2020)2 week cycle schedule: Week 1 Monday Friday with FULL WEEKEND OFFWeek 2 Monday Sunday with 1 FULL DAY OFF in week (e.g. Tuesday) Job Reference #: CPT000080/AG