Sales Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Hospitality & Catering

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Sales Skills List in Hospitality & Catering

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Sales role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Sales job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 39% of Sales job descriptions contained sales as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

sales
39%
hospitality
34%
communication skills
28%
sales manager
28%
restaurant
17%
fine dining
17%
sales and events
17%
manager
17%
quick service
17%
bar management
17%
events
12%
general manager
12%
sales executive
12%
proposals
12%
function
12%
building relationships
12%
food safety
12%
restaurant management
6%
operations manager
6%
centre manager
6%
community lead
6%
community manager
6%
management
6%
membership manager
6%
office sales
6%
p&l responsibility
6%
building manager
6%
stock management
6%
waste management
6%
accommodation
6%
bonus
6%
leadership
6%
wedding planning
6%
weddings
6%
assistant branch manager
6%
personnel
6%
customer service
6%
compliance
6%
kitchen sales designer
6%
kitchen sales
6%
calls
6%
enquiries
6%
administrative
6%
organisational skills
6%
assistant manager
6%
assistant retail manager
6%
assistant store manager
6%
retail supervisor
6%
store assistant
6%
store supervisor
6%
scheduling
6%

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.

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