Hiring for sales representatives is on the rise in Raleigh

Hiring for sales representatives in Raleigh is going strong. Employers in the industry posted 194 new jobs over the past week and 618 in the last month, more than for any other job category in the area, according to ZipRecruiter, a leading online employment marketplace.

The position of sales representative also came in second in terms of local employers adding new jobs by occupation. In the past month, 160 companies listed open jobs for Raleigh-based workers in this industry.

One of the top employers seeking local sales representatives is Raptor Consultants Group. "Raptor Consultants Group is a privately owned marketing firm that specializes in customer relations, sales and marketing for many large and publicly traded corporations," according to one of the company's recently posted job openings.

Other top companies seeking local hires in the same category include AppleOne and Storr Office Environments.

Jobs posted by Raptor Consultants Group in the past month in the area also included sales associates, customer service representatives and managers, while AppleOne was hiring legal assistants, paralegals and administrative assistants and Storr Office Environments sought sales associates, project coordinators and technicians.

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