Sales Representative Sample Job Description Template

Sales Representative Sample Job Description Template


We’re looking for a results-driven sales representative to actively seek out and engage customer prospects. You will provide complete and appropriate solutions for every customer in order to boost top-line revenue growth, customer acquisition levels and profitability.

Company Description

[Insert Company Description Here]

This section should describe a little bit about the history of the company, talk about culture and what it’s like to work there, and give a few details on company values and expectations.

Example: Our firm has been in business for the last 10 years. We believe in working hard, but keeping a balance in your everyday life. With an ideal location and a team that has worked hard to make the company what it is today, you can’t go wrong.

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A Day in the Life of a Sales Representative

Each day you will generate leads by meeting or exceeding sales goals. You will have a knack for negotiating all contracts with prospective clients, helping determine pricing schedules for quotes, promotions and negotiations. Prepare weekly and monthly reports. Give sales presentations to a range of prospective clients when necessary which coordinate sales efforts with marketing programs. Understand and promote company programs. Obtain deposits and balance of payment from clients. Prepare and submit sales contracts for orders. Visit clients and potential clients to evaluate needs or promote products and services. Take time to maintaining client records and answer client questions about credit terms, products, prices and availability.


  • Understanding of the sales process and dynamics.
  • A commitment to excellent customer service.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Superb interpersonal skills, including the ability to quickly build rapport with both customers and suppliers.
  • Experience using computers for a variety of tasks.
  • Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Able to work comfortably in a fast paced environment.

Work Schedule

[Add schedule here]

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Sample Job Description Template