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5230 STALL AND MARKET SALESPERSONS
 


    Stall and market salespersons sell various goods such as leather or textile craft products, wood carvings, embroidery, lace, or newspapers, periodicals, postcards, cigarettes, chocolates and ice-creams, at stalls usually grouped at particular places in streets or other open spaces by permission of the relevant local authorities, or they sell fruit, vegetables and other, mostly perishable, foodstuffs on markets.

    Tasks include -

    (a) obtaining, from the local authorities, permission to set up a stand at a particular place in streets or other open spaces;

    (b) buying or contracting a regular supply of various goods to be sold such as leather or textile craft products, wood carvings, embroidery or lace, displaying them on stands and selling them;

    (c) buying or contracting a regular supply of newspapers, periodicals, postcards, cigarettes, chocolates and ice- creams and selling them at kiosks;

    (d) buying from wholesale markets, or directly from farmers, fresh fruit and vegetables or other, mostly perishable, foodstuffs and selling them on markets;

    (e) loading and unloading goods for sale; receiving payment;

    (g) keeping accounts;

    (h) performing related tasks;

    (i) supervising other workers.

    Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Salesperson, kiosk

  • Salesperson, market

  • Salesperson, street stall


  • Some related occupations classified elsewhere:

  • Vendor, refreshments/cinema - 9111

  • Vendor, street/food - 9111

  • Vendor, street/non-food products - 9112


   
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 Updated 18 September 2004, by VA.