Nashville is seeing strong demand for sales representatives' skills. Employers in the industry posted 99 new jobs over the past week, and 345 in the last month, more than for any other job category in the area, according to ZipRecruiter, a leading online employment marketplace.
Local sales representative also came in first in terms of local employers adding new jobs by occupation. In the past month, 157 companies listed open jobs for Nashville-based workers in the industry.
One of the top employers seeking local sales representatives is Pro Tenn. "ProTenn Inc. is the ultimate marketing team in the Nashville area," according to one of the company's recently posted job openings.
Other top companies seeking local hires in the same category include Experis and Titan Home Security.
Jobs posted by Pro Tenn in the past month in the area also included marketing coordinators, marketing managers and customer service representatives, while Experis was hiring product specialists, and Titan Home Security sought technicians and sales consultants.