Skills Sales Supervisor - Retail near Edmonton (AB)

Find out what skills you typically need to work as a sales supervisor - retail in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Retail sales supervisors (NOC 62010).


  • Assign sales workers to duties
  • Hire and train or arrange for training of staff
  • Authorize payments by cheque
  • Order merchandise
  • Authorize return of merchandise
  • Establish work schedules
  • Sell merchandise
  • Prepare reports on sales volumes, merchandising and personnel matters
  • Organize and maintain inventory
  • Resolve problems that arise, such as customer complaints and supply shortages
  • Supervise and co-ordinate activities of workers

Skills and Knowledge Checklist

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.


Creative Expression Help - Creative Expression
  • Designing
Analysis Help - Analysis
  • Analyzing Information
  • Planning
  • Projecting Outcomes
Management Help - Management
  • Supervising


Business, Finance and Management Help - Business, Finance and Management
  • Client Service
  • Sales
  • Personnel and Human Resources
  • Business Management
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