Sales Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Media, Digital & Creative

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Sales Skills List in Media, Digital & Creative

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, 60% of Sales job descriptions contained sales as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

sales
60%
media sales
30%
media
15%
advisor
15%
selling
12%
account management
12%
field sales
12%
senior sales
12%
commission
12%
sourcing new business
12%
project management
12%
communication skills
12%
sales team
8%
business development
8%
designing
8%
retail
8%
recruitment
8%
retail sales
8%
b2b sales
4%
organisational skills
4%
lead generation
4%
corporate events
4%
showcasing
4%
resilience
4%
sales calls
4%
telesales
4%
training
4%
advertising agency
4%
communication
4%
account manager
4%
broadband
4%
design
4%
graduate
4%
advertising
4%
calls
4%
digital media
4%
presentation skills
4%
sociable
4%
creative
4%
service awards
4%
french
4%
pharmaceutical
4%
wellbeing
4%
campaigns
4%
new business development
4%
construction
4%
science
4%
work life balance
4%
fmcg
4%
estimating
4%
b2b
4%
digital
4%
b2b marketing
4%
microsoft office
4%
media sales executive
4%
new business opportunities
4%
negotiation
4%
new business
4%
sales executive
4%
cad
4%
publishing
4%
advertising sales
4%
furniture
4%
online advertising
4%
interior design
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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