Account Executive Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Sales

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Account Executive Skills List in Sales

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for an Account Executive role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Account Executive job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 50% of Account Executive job descriptions contained sales as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

sales
50%
account executive
31%
saas
31%
business development
24%
b2b
16%
bdm
12%
software
12%
ae
12%
customer service and sales
8%
business development executive
8%
business development officer
8%
external sales
8%
internal sales officer
8%
new business
8%
key account manager
8%
new business executive
8%
recruitment
8%
sales consultant
8%
sales coordinator
8%
sales officer
8%
demand generation
8%
events
8%
new business opportunities
8%
b2b sales executive
8%
account manager
4%
technical ability
4%
machine learning
4%
demo
4%
corporate events
4%
information management
4%
display advertising
4%
marketing
4%
media sales
4%
management
4%
account executives
4%
aftersales
4%
driver
4%
commercial lines
4%
saas sales
4%
driving new business
4%
insurance
4%
account management
4%
selling
4%
advertising
4%
financial audits
4%
software sales
4%
financial technology
4%
market research
4%
new business development
4%
research
4%
reading
4%
sponsorship sales
4%
new business generation
4%
technology
4%
telephone sales
4%
kpi implementation
4%
sourcing new business
4%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

Including the right keywords in your CV will help you get past Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and win more job interviews from employers and recruiters.


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