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Sales Executive CV Template + Tips and Download

author Sobhan Mohmand, Career Expert         date 14 Mar 2021

Tip: Use the Sales Executive CV Template below as an example to help you write your own personal and fully-tailored CV.

Rachel Vaughan

628 Castaway Street
North Yorkshire
YO42 7RF
Mob: 079 3246 5755       Email: [email protected]

Personal profile statement

I am an approachable, motivated and confident Sales Executive with the ability to excel sales targets and make a real difference in the organisation’s revenue generation. I have expert knowledge of the selling process and I fully recognise the human and emotional aspects of buying and selling. I possess strong social skills that enable me to be a strong relationship builder with clients, colleagues and third-party stakeholders.


  • Employee of the Month at Sky for excelling sales targets
  • 1st class Hons degree in BA Business and Management
  • Three A levels at grades AAB


2011 – 2014BA Business and ManagementBrunel UniversityGrade achieved: 1:1

Relevant Modules:

  • Marketing Management
  • Sales, Revenue Generation and Receivables
  • Retail Management and Applications
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Market Trends and Analysis

2010 – 2012
Results: Economics: A Business Studies: A Geography: B
A LevelsNewman College
2003 – 2010
Results: 11 GCSEs at Grades A*-C.
GCSEsEast High School

Work experience

Jul 2015 – PresentRecruitment Coordinator         CCM

Main duties performed:

  • Meeting and greeting customers and making them feel welcome
  • Devising and implementing the organisation’s sales strategies
  • Finding new channels for selling and distribution of products
  • Building rapport with a customer and subsequently closing the deal
  • Building relationships with new customers and distributors
  • Demonstrating products to customers
  • Maintaining good business relationships with existing clients
  • Liaising with suppliers and manufacturers on a daily basis
  • Holding meetings to discuss progress of existing projects
  • Deal with customer feedback, enquiries, complaints and refunds
  • Ensuring that business paperwork is stored in a secure location
  • Protecting client’s personal data and information
  • Liaising with head office to ensure relevant stock is delivered on time
  • Responsible for the marketing and advertising on new and existing products
  • Increasing the visibility of Nestle products via implementing POS displays
  • Using negotiation and communication skills to sell new products in small retail outlets to maximise shelf space and increase market share
  • Ensuring sales targets are met before the specified deadlines
  • Supervising junior sales representatives
  • Participating in meetings with the organisation’s board of directors

Jul 2014 – Aug 2015Sky Sales Graduate Scheme         Sky

Main duties performed:

  • Communicating in a B2C environment in retail shopping centres to build a rapport with potential customers to inform them about Sky bundles
  • Working in a team of three to ensure sales targets are met and exceeded
  • Being trusted with representing Sky at events such as European Marketing week
  • Sponsored to gain a diploma in strategic sales
  • Regularly reviewing sales strategies and targets with Sales Managers

May 2012– Jan 2014Sales Assistant           Next

Main duties performed:

  • Greeting customers and helping them with their enquiries or concerns
  • Working a fast-paced and high-volume retail environment
  • Providing excellent customer service to all customers, at all times
  • General merchandising of the store with managers


  • CIM Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Sales Practice
  • CIM Certificate in Professional Marketing


  • Expert knowledge of the selling process and effective sales techniques
  • Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.)
  • Excellent communicator and Relationship building skills
  • Pro-active, organised and excellent team player
  • Motivated in a target-driven environment
  • Optimistic and a positive can-do attitude

Hobbies and interests

I enjoy socialising with friends and family as well as keeping up to date with current affairs. In addition, I am a keen enthusiast for cricket and enjoy watching both international and local twenty-20 cricket.


Mr Kevin Peacock
Head of Marketing, Nestle Foods
Address: 4 Summer Rd, Luton, LE8 7DX
Tel: 0743 6573 8977
Email: [email protected]
Mr Paul Flanders
Sales Executive, Sky
Address: 18 James Rd, Leeds, L80 4LA
Tel: 0745 3246 6585
Email: [email protected]

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  • Achievements: Sales Executives are mainly responsible for managing and making sales and thereby bringing money into the business. Prospective employers are very much interested in what you can do and how much positive impact you can make. You should, therefore, make note of any previous sales targets you have achieved or exceeded on your CV. This will tell the prospective employer: “I have done it before, I can do it again.”

Good Luck!

Written by Sobhan Mohmand
Sobhan is a qualified Careers Advisor and Professional CV Writer with over 10 years of experience in helping job seekers get a job. He is a Member of the Careers Development Institute (CDI) and is listed on the official UK Register of Career Development Professionals. He holds a Level 6 Diploma in Career Guidance and Development (QCF).


    £20.000 – £30.000
    Degree or Work Experience
    39+ hours per week


  • Professionalism
    Demonstrating a professional conduct at all times
  • Multitasking
    The flexibility to handle different jobs, tasks and projects when required
  • Communication Skills
    Ability to communicate ideas and concepts clearly and effectively
  • Persuasion
    Using appropriate techniques to move others to action, gain agreements or sell the organisation’s products and services
  • Time Management
    Identifying critical and less critical activities and tasks and prioritising accordingly
  • Numeracy Skills
    Dealing with numbers and figures in a financial context

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