Sales Professional Skills for your CV in the Retail Industry

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Sales Professional Skills List in the Retail Industry

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Sales Professional role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Sales Professional job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 58% of Sales Professional job descriptions contained sales as a required skill.

Skills

Popularity

sales
58%
retail
40%
technology
22%
customer service
19%
marketing
19%
sales consultant
16%
furniture sales
13%
builders merchants
13%
building supplies
13%
construction supplies
13%
heavy building materials
13%
internal sales
13%
merchants
13%
operations
13%
timber
13%
retail sales
10%
furniture
10%
personal drive
7%
trade counter
7%
business development
7%
cold calling
7%
telesales
7%
kitchen design
7%
warm calling
7%
build strong relationships
7%
management
7%
consumer electronics
7%
trade
7%
training
7%
sales advisor
7%
luxury
7%
luxury goods
7%
luxury retail
7%
people skills
7%
watches
4%
senior sales
4%
beauty
4%
appointments
4%
executive
4%
logistics
4%
fashion
4%
orders
4%
hospitality
4%
ranges
4%
recruitment
4%
hardwood
4%
kitchen sales
4%
landscape
4%
depot
4%
account management
4%
technical product
4%
graduate
4%
merchandiser
4%
jewellery
4%
visual merchandising
4%

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