3339-Business services agents not elsewhere classified

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Business services agents not elsewhere classified
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Job Description: 
This unit group covers business services agents not classified elsewhere in Minor group 333, Business services agents. For instance, the group includes those who establish business contacts, sell business services such as advertising space in the media, arrange contracts for performances of athletes, entertainers and artists, for the publication of books, the production of plays, or the recording, performance and sale of music and who sell property and goods by auction.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) obtaining information about services to be sold and needs of prospective buyers
  • (b) negotiating contracts on behalf of seller or buyer and explaining terms of sale and payment to client
  • (c) signing agreements on behalf of seller or buyer and ensuring that contract is honoured
  • (d) making sure that the business service purchased is made available to the buyer in the agreed format at the agreed time
  • (e) selling by auction various kinds of property, cars, commodities, livestock, art, jewellery and other objects.

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Auctioneer
- Advertising salesperson
- Literary agent
- Musical performance agent
- Sports agent
- Theatrical agent

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