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Telephone Salespersons

Telephone salespersons obtain, receive, process and record telephone orders for goods and services.

More about this Career

Average Salary

£26848

New workers start around £14568. Normal pay is £26848 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £49167.

Jobs

1545

Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full and part-time jobs.

Daily Tasks

  • Maintains record of sales statistics, customers contacted and changes to customer details.
  • Arranges despatch of goods and services, information and/or brochures to customers.
  • Receives orders for goods/services by telephone and records relevant details.
  • Quotes prices, credit terms and delivery conditions and records details of orders agreed.
  • Telephones potential customers, explains purpose of call, discusses their requirements and advises on the goods/services being offered.
  • Learns about the product(s)/service(s) to be sold.

Skills Employers are looking for

Soft Skills

Soft skills are non-technical skills that include how you interact with colleagues, solve problems, and manage your work

  • Active Listening

    64

  • Speaking

    63

  • Reading Comprehension

    58

  • Monitoring

    55

  • Learning Strategies

    54

  • Critical Thinking

    47

  • Active Learning

    40

  • Mathematics

    27

  • Writing

    26

  • Science

    2

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