Hot job skills: Sales representatives in demand in Portland

Hot job skills: Sales representatives in demand in Portland
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By Hoodline - Published on June 15, 2020.

Hiring for sales representatives in Portland is going strong. Employers in the industry posted 164 new jobs over the past week, and 538 in the last month, more than for any other job category in the area, according to ZipRecruiter, a leading online employment marketplace.

Local sales representatives also came in first in terms of local employers adding new jobs by occupation. In the past month, 132 companies listed open jobs for Portland-based workers in the industry.

One of the top employers seeking local sales representatives is BakeMark USA. "For over 100 years, BakeMark has stood for excellence in quality and service, for our customers, our stakeholders and our colleagues," states one of the company's recently posted job openings.

Other top companies seeking local hires in the same category include National General Insurance. National General Insurance also posted jobs for sales agents and customer service representatives, and Family First Life sought insurance agents.

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