Work in Gym Sales and looking for Career Opportunities? 

Career Move: Gym Sales to Recruiter

Working Gym Sales and looking for a career change - you’ve come to the right place! Currently working in Gym Sales, unhappy in your role, and want to know where your sales experience could take you? 

You might have never even thought about a career in recruitment… but what if we told you that you could use all of your current skills and work experience to build a successful career, and ultimately make more money!   

Good news - you don’t need a recruitment background. You don’t need specific industry knowledge. You just need drive, determination, social skills… and a few other key traits. If you’re the right culture fit, you could go far! Read on to get a clear picture of how your transferable skills could translate to a recruitment role... 

What is it about recruitment?

The transition into recruitment from any sales role can take your career to the next level! Even in the training phase of being a recruitment consultant, you will recognise the potential of this business… and how far your career path in recruitment could take you!  

Recruitment VS Gym Sales 

Working in Gym Sales consists of long hours, physical work, face-to-face work, late nights, and weekend work... 

Working in Recruitment is a lot of the same! But, let me be direct… it may be the same, but you will definitely earn a lot more money in recruitment. You get out of this job what you put in! If you have the drive and the passion for people, and are not shy of hard work - this could be the perfect industry for you! Possibilities with us are endless…  

What are the key benefits?  

  • High-Earning Potential  
  • Unlimited Progression  
  • Career Development Plan 
  • Ability To Reach Director Status in 2-5 years  
  • Wellness benefits… 

Read more about the benefits of recruitment here... 

Working in Gym Sales, you thrive in an active and fast-paced environment. Every day is different, but with a constant focus to increase sales. But what are your career goals in membership sales? You’re here for a reason, you want more in life, and you want to create your dream life!  

How Can My Gym Sales Skills Transfer to Recruitment? 

If transferred successfully, your skills developed in Gym Sales can result in high earnings! Some recruitment skills are honed over time, but starting off on the right foot is key… and that’s easier when your skills are transferable! 

Key transferable Gym Sales skills: 

  • Communication skills: Speaking to customers all day, and using your skills to be persuasive and educational. People skills are important, but as a salesperson you have honed these skills to become a confident and driven seller. Ensuring you create a comfortable environment for your customers!  
  • A problem solver: Having a desire to solve problems, finding new ways to satisfy your customers needs - working around their financial or emotional reservations. Going out of your way to understand their needs, and communicating your solution - encouraging them to buy into what you’re selling.  
  • Organisation: You will be used to having a well-organised day, as a crucial part of your selling process is being organised and on top of everything. Managing your time, prioritising tasks, a clean and tidy workspace…  
  • Resilience: Rejection is a part of all sales, so building up resilience is key in improving confidence and being the best salesperson you can be. Chasing cold leads, persevering through the difficult conversations and not being put off when customers aren’t immediately interested.  
  • Focus & Drive: You are focused, self-motivated and determined to succeed if you work in sales - constantly driven to succeed and achieve their goals. Working in a goal-driven environment, with staff and customers, you will have that target mindset and aim to get the best results.  

...Should we go on? 

Start your pathway to recruitment now!  

You could be the trainee recruitment consultant that we’re looking for! Recruitment is a natural career pathway from Gym Sales.  

Start your career path with us now… Interested? Find articles below that will give you every piece of information you could ever want about recruitment life & more about us here at AMA Group!  

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