Sales Representatives of Services

Also called: Accounts Manager, Accounts Representative, Business-to-Business Sales Representative, Field Sales Representative, Independent Sales Representative

Sales Representatives of Services


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Sales representatives of services sell services to individuals or businesses. May describe options or resolve client problems.


  • Answer customers' questions about services, prices, availability, or credit terms.
  • Attend sales or trade meetings or read related publications to obtain information about market conditions, business trends, regulations, or industry developments.
  • Compute and compare costs of services.
  • Consult with clients after sales or contract signings to resolve problems and provide ongoing support.
  • Contact prospective or existing customers to discuss how services can meet their needs.
  • Create forms or agreements to complete sales.
  • Develop sales presentations or proposals to explain service specifications.
  • Distribute promotional materials at meetings, conferences, or tradeshows.
  • Emphasize or recommend service features based on knowledge of customers' needs and vendor capabilities and limitations.
  • Identify prospective customers using business directories, leads from clients, or information from conferences or trade shows.
  • Inform customers of contracts or other information pertaining to purchased services.
  • Maintain customer records using automated systems.
  • Monitor market conditions, innovations, and competitors' services, prices, and sales.
  • Negotiate prices or terms of sales or service agreements.
  • Quote prices, credit terms, contract terms, or fulfillment dates for services.
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Detailed Work Activities
  • Answer customer questions about goods or services.
  • Monitor market conditions or trends.
  • Attend events to develop professional knowledge.
  • Assess the cost effectiveness of products, projects, or services.
  • Calculate costs of goods or services.
  • Advise customers on the use of products or services.
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