Trainee Sales Representative

Are you looking for a successful career within the lucrative Irish Sales Industry?

Are you a driven, ambitious individual with excellent verbal communication skills?

Do you believe you have the resilience and attitude to succeed in the world of sales?

If you have answered yes to these 3 questions then the Sales Talent program could be right for you.

Sales Talent is the platform that provides graduates with a springboard into a fulfilling career in sales. Ireland is home to some of the world’s largest and best companies to work for, with an abundance of roles available in sales for the right candidates. Currently there is a shortage of entry level & junior sales candidates within many of these companies and Sales Talent is here to bridge that gap.

Sales Talent provides a combined academic sales program with real time in-field selling experience, to  provide the Irish market with proven, driven & skilled sales people. The program takes 12 weeks to complete and involves 10 academic modules + 12 weeks paid practical work experience. On completion of the program, successful applicants will have an academic sales qualification coupled with an in-field sales performance report. These 2 reports combined with the applicants CV will be provided to companies seeking entry level and junior sales applications. These roles will span across various fields, SAAS, Telecoms, Finance, Advertising and many more.

By completing this program you guarantee to position yourself ahead of the graduate market when it comes to securing a sales position in a leading firm.

The course focus’ on the fundamentals of selling, giving applicants insights such as Psychology of sales, Body Language, working to KPI’s and more. Companies are desperately looking for candidates who have a positive attitude, growth mindset along with resilience and ambition. Completing the Sales Talent program shows companies you have all of these traits. Places are limited within each county, apply today before this program is full.k

Who you are:

  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Drive & ambition to work in Sales
  • Clear on which industry you could make the most impact in a sales role
  • Be Available to work / attend learning days Mon-Fri between the hours of 10am-9pm
  • Valid European Work Permit for Full Time Hours


  • You can find many of our alumni working in many of the top Irish based companies such as Accenture, Oracle, Indeed, Salesforce, Vodafone and many more.


"I learned all about the sales foundations in terms of objection handling, planning the sales process and various routes but the hard sell and closing over-the-line deals which, if you have fear, you will never get over-the-line and potentially lose out to competitors who possess reps who can."

Daniel Russel

Senior Account Manager

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