Retail Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Retail

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Retail Skills List in Retail

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Retail role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Retail job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 34% of Retail job descriptions contained birmingham as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

birmingham
34%
retail
34%
sales
34%
trade counter
34%
business operations
34%
business sale
34%
customer service
34%
handling cash
34%
health safety
34%
merchandising
34%
operational efficiency
34%
retail sales experience
34%
stock control
34%
verification
34%

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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