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Sales Executive Job Description1 min read

September 10, 2019 < 1 min read


Sales Executive Job Description1 min read

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Job Description

As a Sales Executive, you will sell our solutions and related services to prospective and existing customers. Your responsibilities will include managing sales through forecasting, account strategy and planning, negotiating pricing and contractual agreements. To succeed in this role, you need to be a team player with strong interpersonal and communication skills.

Key Responsibilities

  • Actively seeking out new sales opportunities through cold calling, networking, and social media
  • Building networks in order to grow prospect lists
  • Conducting market research to identify selling possibilities and evaluate customer needs
  • Preparing and delivering presentations on products and services
  • Reporting on goals, sales, and prospects
  • Joining events and conferences on behalf of the company
  • Negotiating and closing deals


  • 3+ years of sales experience
  • Strong communication skills in English (written and verbal)
  • Experience with cold calling
  • Experience working with sales revenue targets and KPI’s
  • Can-do attitude, resilience to overcome objections and motivation for a high volume fast-paced sales environment
  • Experience with Salesforce or other CRM


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