Eaton Careers

Head Creative CoE

Pune, India


Job Description

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit


Sales and Marketing Center (SMC) partners with multiple Eaton businesses across different geographies to deliver incremental value and drive growth by providing best in class solutions and practices through its five integral CoEs  - Sales Analytics & Market Research [SAMR], Creative CoE, Customer Services [CS], Master Data Management [MDM] and Pricing CoE. SMC provides diverse opportunities and platform to accelerate individual careers in a challenging environment through  exposure to different global and regional sales and marketing initiatives. SMC fosters an inclusive environment by reinforcing behaviors that recognize, value and leverage talent capabilities which helps to drive innovation & contribute to Eaton’s business growth.


Essential Function:

  • Is responsible for providing leadership to the Creative CoE, building long term vision for the CoE and translating the vision into an actionable roadmap. This position builds internal capabilities and alignment with stakeholders to support accomplishment of CoE roadmap.

  • Drives the introduction and adoption of new age visualization technologies in alignment with Eaton’s digital roadmap.

  • Provides guidance to the CoE to create standardized processes, performance dashboards and deploy project management approach to deliver digital solutions to global businesses.

  • Acts as Business Relationship Manager [BRM] for all of Eaton’s businesses with responsibility to develop Creative CoE as “agency of choice” for creating and managing Eaton’s digital assets. Builds CoE capabilities to serve Web, 3D and Graphic assets meeting industry quality standards with competitive cost advantage.

  • As a member of the Leadership Team, actively participates and contributes to key initiatives in SMC, engages with other CoE heads to identify opportunities for value proposition enhancement through internal collaboration.

  1. Provide day-to-day management and guidance to the activities of the Creative CoE (people, processes and technology)

  2. Provide design guidance to team vertical managers and designers alike from personal design experience.

  3. With the help of the vertical managers and the corporate Brand team, ensure that all work is on-brand and compliant with corporate design standards

  4. Develop performance metrics and reporting on Creative CoE output overall and for specific clients and groups.

  5. Effectively manage customer billing and revenue realization.

  6. Develop and foster external networks and contacts (customers, academia, and institutions) to help build futuristic thought on technology and attract talent

  7. Develop, mentor and motivate a high caliber team to achieve key objectives in a high visibility and tight deadline expectation environment.



 Specialized Knowledge:

  • Graduate in business or finance required. MBA or other advanced degree preferred

  • Expertise in business development and account management in a creative services environment a plus.

  • Must have extensive background in managing teams of at least 10 people in a creative services environment, either in comparable roles in other companies or in design agencies.

  • Need 15-plus years of experience in marketing communications, professional services or other creative services environments.

  • PMI certified PMP or SCRUM Master

  • International exposure to working with senior executives and stakeholders in EMEA and Americas.

  • Demonstration of a strategic understanding of emerging channels, such as social media, mobile and digital, a plus

  • Proven ability to make a professional and positive impression with senior management in current/past organizations

  • Demonstrated skill and experience in English language writing and proof reading a plus

  • Must have a working knowledge of key design software, such as InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Marketing

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Manager
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 044193