Sales Specialist Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Sales

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Sales Specialist Skills List in Sales

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Sales Specialist role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Sales Specialist job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 82% of Sales Specialist job descriptions contained sales as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

sales
82%
customer service
28%
merchanting
19%
construction
19%
consulting
10%
prospecting
10%
communication skills
10%
technical sales
10%
bonus
10%
closing
10%
cold calling
10%
product demonstration
10%
technology
10%
software solutions
10%
training
10%
technical demonstrations
10%
healthcare
10%
business central
10%
medical
10%
crm
10%
medical devices
10%
erp
10%
secondary care
10%
microsoft dynamics 365
10%
account manager
10%
nav
10%
cloud
10%
events
10%
internal sales
10%
cloud sales
10%
b2b
10%
car sales
10%
sales manager
10%
business development
10%
insurance sales
10%
hunting
10%
telesales
10%

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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