Searching for a Financial sales job? Then look no further. Here is a useful guide to what you can expect on your job search, the requirements of the sales role and what to expect in your brand new job.
Firstly, make sure you are registered on the website, signed up to the appropriate email alerts, and uploaded your CV so that potential employers can find and headhunt you!
Now, tailor your job search to find the best results and realistic opportunities for yourself with the filters along the left hand side of the website - select and find sales jobs in your area, matching your salary and choose type of contract. Keep drilling down further to get jobs matching the criteria that you want and move closer to finding your dream job from the best sales only niche job board.
So, what could I actually be doing?
Depending on the sector and the company, roles do vary but this role will probably incorporate selling a financial services company's products and services to individuals or corporate clients. Trying to get people to part with their most prized asset - their money. Main duties could include
After sales support
Stock market analysis
Identify new markets to explore
negotiate large deals
Lets talk money
Promotions occur regularly in this sector, and with large companies often vying for the best graduates, there is an awful lot of money that can be made in this sector. work hard and meet targets and the big money could be yours! there is always the possibility of commission based bonus payments often sales roles having uncapped OTE, company cars and added incentives.
Starting roles and sales executives roughly: £20,000 - £30,000
3-5 years experience roughly and middle manager roles £30,000 - £45,000
Senior sales director and higher levels roughly £40,000 - £80.000 +
Progression in this industry is very possible with the usual ladder looking something like becoming a financial services sales associate, Financial sales analyst, Senior financial sales executive, business development manager
Sounds great, but is this position the right fit for me?
Below are some the key aspects employers look out for
Enthusiastic in the chosen industry
Good organisational skills
ability to format and understand difficult technical data
Ability to prioritise tasks
Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written
IT and computer skills
Flexible approach to your work and working hours.
Must possess strong communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
Self motivated and driven
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