Office Functions

Work in a dynamic team with opportunities for advancement

Crucial To Our Business Success

Finance, Audit, Marketing, IT, HR, Recruitment, Warehouse… our support departments are crucial to the success of Optical Express. Encompassing a wide range of areas, they oil the wheels of our business.

Looking to work in a dynamic team with opportunities for advancement in a leading UK optical firm? Then check out our available office roles, and contact us in the first instance to find out more.

Take Your Career To New Heights

Are you ready to take the next step towards realising your full career potential?  Then why not consider working for the UK’s only complete eye care provider and Europe’s number one provider of laser and private lens surgery.

Ensuring the smooth-running of our business

Based in our Cumbernauld and Glasgow city centre sites, our IT teams cover areas including helpdesk issues, networking, infrastructure and telecoms. Their technical support is crucial to ensure the ongoing operational efficiency of the business.

An enthusiastic and driven team with original ideas

Our busy marketing team is located within our state of the art offices in Glasgow city centre. It’s a creative team determined to innovate and inspire in order to raise the profile of our ever-expanding business. Including roles in areas covering Product Marketing, Event Marketing, Graphic Design and Digital Marketing, our Marketing team is an integral part of our ongoing success.

Providing crucial advice across our business

This multifunctional team is based at our Glasgow city centre offices and covers a number of different areas. Working closely with the relevant inhouse teams, our Legal team is responsible for providing comprehensive advice and can be a vital part of how we shape our future strategies.

Helping our network succeed

Located in our Cumbernauld and Glasgow city centre offices, these dynamic teams handle requirements for our network of 130 stores, clinics and offices across the UK and Ireland. The teams are the foundations of our culture at Optical Express and are essential to the continued success of the business for the future.

Central to exceptional patient care

Situated at our Glasgow city centre location, the Clinical Services Team manages all of our clinical cases, and so ensuring that we are delivering the best in patient care is a key component of the roles here. Members of this team are responsible for taking the patient through their journey with us whilst delivering exceptional service at all times.


Vital Roles Helping To Drive Success

Our Audit and Finance roles are based in Cumbernauld and provide crucial support to other areas of Optical Express and to our suppliers and partners. They help us to shape the direction of our operations and achieve our goals. Our teams have a wide range of responsibilities and it’s that diversity which provides opportunities to learn and grow within the business.

Find A Career You Love With Us

Throughout the year we have a number of opportunities for graduates within our business. To discover the role that’s perfect for you in the UK’s complete eyecare provider, keep checking this website for the latest graduate roles within our business.

IT opportunities that help grow our business

As demand grows for our products and services, so does our requirement for IT support. We offer apprenticeships in IT in order to ensure our business is at the cutting edge of technological advances. The qualities we look for are good team working skills, an ability to work on your own initiative and a willingness to learn and keep up to date with advances in IT.

Academic Partnerships

Through our partnership with Glasgow Caledonian University, we’re committed to ensuring that every one of our optometrists is able to gain an Independent Prescribing qualification.

International Medical Advisory Board

Comprising world-renowned and influential ophthalmologists, The International Medical Advisory Board ensures that our surgeons remain at the forefront of developments in the refractive industry and advancements in technology.

State of the art technology

We’ve invested more than £500 million in state of the art technology, so that our surgeons use advanced equipment from market leaders like Carl Zeiss and Johnson & Johnson Vision.

& Development

Our Learning & Development team delivers on our commitment to help each one of our employees realise their potential, via ongoing personal development initiatives.


We’re committed to supporting good causes nationwide, particularly those which relate to eye health, such as Sightsavers, which works to eliminate preventable blindness in 30 countries.


We’re the UK’s only complete eyecare provider, giving our employees more career path options and opportunities for advancement.

Optometry Careers

If you’re an optometrist and interested in career opportunities with us, simply fill in the form below and we’ll be in touch with you to arrange an informal discussion.