639112 Sales Demonstrator

ANZSCO Occupation Code: 
639112
ANZSCO Occupation Name: 
Sales Demonstrator
Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List: 
No
Short-term Skilled Occupation List: 
No
494: 
No
LMT Protected Occupation: 
No
ANZSCO Occupation Description: 

639112 SALES DEMONSTRATOR

Alternative Title:
Merchandiser

Displays and demonstrates goods at commercial premises, exhibitions and private homes.
Skill Level: 5

ANZSCO Skill Level: 
5

6391 Models and Sales Demonstrators

ANZSCO Unit Group Code: 
6391
ANZSCO Unit Group Name: 
Models and Sales Demonstrators
ANZSCO Unit Group Description: 

6391 MODELS AND SALES DEMONSTRATORS

MODELS AND SALES DEMONSTRATORS wear and display clothing and accessories and pose for art and photography, and demonstrate goods at commercial premises, exhibitions and private homes.
Indicative Skill Level:
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications outlined below.
In Australia:
AQF Certificate I, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 1 qualification, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

For some occupations a short period of on-the-job training may be required in addition to or instead of the formal qualification. In some instances no formal qualification or on-the-job training may be required.
Tasks Include:

modelling garments, footwear and fashion accessories for customers, sales personnel and fashion designers
posing for television, video and cinema commercials and for still photographs which appear in magazines, newspapers, catalogues and on billboards
posing as subjects for paintings, sculptures and other types of art
setting up displays and demonstrating goods to commercial customers and guests in private homes
answering questions and offering advice on the use of goods
selling goods or directing purchasers to sales counters
undertaking merchandising of goods in retail outlets and ensuring there is adequate stock attractively presented for sale
taking orders and making arrangements for payment, delivery and collection
offering sample goods and distributing catalogues and other literature advertising goods for sale

Avg. weekly earnings - males (May 2012): 
781.70
Avg. weekly earnings - females (May 2012): 
393.50
Avg. weekly earnings - persons (May 2012): 
537.10