Sales Manager

Job Description

Sales managers direct organization's sales teams. They set sales goals, analyze data, and develop training programs fro organizations' sales representatives.
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Necessary Skills

Have work experience as a sales representatives, be able to lead a team, and have a good business sense.

Required Training

Bachelor's Degree

Where to Receive Training

Training can be from a prior job as a sales representative in any field that involves selling as a sales representative.

Wages

Median annual pay for the US: $113,860
Median annual pay for Georgia: $60,000

Job Settings

Sales managers can work in all kinds of industries and markets, including manufacturing, wholesale distribution, and consumer goods.

Personality Types Suitable

Sales managers should be able to take initiative, be enthusiastic, detail-oriented, and able to work calmly.

More Information

Sales managers generally work from 9 am to 5 pm and sometimes have to work extra hours on the weekend. They also may have to travel, both domestic and internationally.
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Available Jobs

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