Sales Clerks

(NOC 6421)

Career Description

Retail salespersons and sales clerks sell, rent or lease a range of technical and non-technical goods and services directly to consumers.

Duties May Include

Retail salespersons and sales clerks perform some or all of the following duties:

Assist customers with purchases of merchandise or rental arrangements in person and through Internet-based electronic commerce;

Provide information/advice on merchandise;

Estimate and quote prices, credit terms, trade-in allowances, warranties, and delivery dates;

Prepare sales, rental or leasing contracts and accept cash, cheques, credit cards, and automatic debit payments;

Assist in the display of merchandise/other activities;

Maintain sales records for inventory control and operate computerized inventory control/re-ordering systems.

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Algonquin College
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Office Administration - General Certificate
Office Administration - Executive Diploma; Co-op
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Conestoga College
Kitchener, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Visual Merchandising Arts Diploma
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Modified on January 26, 2022