Telemarketer Job Descriptions

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Job Title: Telemarketer

Job Summary: We are seeking a highly motivated Telemarketer to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for making outbound calls to potential customers, promoting our products and services, and generating sales leads. The ideal candidate should have excellent communication skills, a positive attitude, and a strong work ethic.


  • Make outbound calls to potential customers
  • Promote our products and services
  • Generate sales leads
  • Provide information about our products and services to customers
  • Answer customer questions and concerns
  • Record customer information and sales leads in our CRM system
  • Meet daily, weekly, and monthly sales targets


  • Proven experience as a telemarketer or similar sales/customer service role
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong work ethic and self-motivated
  • Ability to handle rejection and remain persistent
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and CRM software
  • High school diploma or equivalent


  • Competitive salary and commission structure
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Career advancement opportunities

If you are a results-driven individual with a passion for sales and customer service, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Telemarketer

What is the best way to find and hire a Telemarketer near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Telemarketer applicants. Employers posting their Telemarketer job on Indeed get about 11 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Telemarketer applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Telemarketer are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 11 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 6 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Telemarketer positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Telemarketer role?
SMS has 89% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Telemarketer job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Telemarketers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 150% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Telemarketer applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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