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Senior Director of Sales Interview Questions

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Interview Questions for Senior Director of Sales

Are you familiar with our company’s products and services?

What are some of the strategies you use to develop new sales leads?

How would you help our sales team improve their close rate?

What is your experience managing a team of salespeople?

Provide an example of a time when you successfully overcame an obstacle in order to reach a sales target.

If we were to ask your former colleagues about you, what would they say?

What would you say is your greatest strength as a senior director of sales?

How well do you handle stress?

Do you have any questions for us about the role or our company?

When was the last time you successfully oversaw the development of a new sales initiative?

How well do you handle conflict?

When was the last time you developed a sales training program?

We want to improve our close rate. What strategies would you use to do this?

Describe your process for evaluating the performance of your sales team.

What makes you the right candidate for this role?

Which industries do you have the most experience in?

What do you think is the most important thing a senior director of sales can do to help the company achieve its goals?

How often do you report your sales figures to the CEO?

There is a disagreement between two of your top salespeople. How do you handle it?

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