Other sales workers

ISCO-08 code

524

Description

Other sales workers display, demonstrate, display and sell goods, food and services, usually to the general public, in contexts other than sales in markets, streets and shops.  This group includes sales workers not classified in Minor Groups 521: Street and Market Salespersons, 522: Shop Salespersons and 523: Cashiers and Ticket Clerks.
Tasks performed may include: displaying and demonstrating items for sale; posing for photographs, film and video, advertising, still photography or for artistic creation; answering questions and offering advice on the use of goods and services; taking orders and making arrangements for payment, delivery and collection of goods or for provision of services; selling goods and services and soliciting business by approaching potential customers by going from door to door or using the telephone or other electronic communications media; selling fuel, lubricants and other automotive products at service stations; providing services such as fuelling, cleaning, lubricating and performing minor repairs to motor vehicles.
Occupations in this minor group are classified into the following unit groups:
5241 Fashion and Other Models
5242 Sales Demonstrators
5243 Door-to-door Salespersons
5244 Contact Centre Salespersons
5245 Service Station Attendants
5246 Food Service Counter Attendants
5249 Sales Workers Not Elsewhere Classified
Note
Sales managers are classified in Minor Group 122: Sales, Marketing and Development Managers. Technical, medical and ICT sales professionals are classified in Minor Group 243, Sales, Marketing and Public Relations Professionals. Commercial sales and insurance representatives are classified in Minor Group 332: Sales and Purchasing Agents and Brokers.

Hierarchy

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Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/isco/C524