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Regional Account Manager - London

Aylesbury, United Kingdom


Job Description

Reporting to and working closely with the Regional Sales Manager this role will be required to assist and support the sales process in selling to our Wholesaler partners and local Contractors.


The essential functions of the role include:


A. Responsible for providing a high level of service and support to the customer base your attention to detail and product focus will assist in delivering business growth, which will be underpinned by your drive to succeed in sales

B. Attention to detail and product focus will assist in delivering business growth, which will be underpinned by a drive to succeed in sales

C. Tenacity in meeting your customers’ requirements together with an ability to influence both internally and externally to deliver an excellent service.

D. The position is also responsible for working effectively with Business Development Managers in the Sales team to ensure close communication and success in effective transactional duties.
E. Works with local contractors on Tier 2 and 3 projects

F. Ensures that the highest level of safety standards are implemented and aligned with MESH; Eaton’s Zero Incident Safety Culture as well as National guidelines and procedures.

G. Deals with customer disputes, complaints and quotes professionally.

H. The position also has a requirement for suggesting innovative ideas, to constantly keep the team moving forward, ahead of the market, ensuring maximum turnover and profit.

I. Support the RSM in the execution and development of an agreed strategy for regional account sales.

J. Achieve a set sales target

K. Achieve a set margin level

L. Ensure the support of growth within the region

M. Continuously monitor and improve the conversion rate of quotes to orders for the region.

N. Responsible for maintaining the good level of sales with existing key accounts within the area

O. Responsible for achievement of economic, quality and customer service.

The ideal candidate would possess the following skills and attributes:


• Should have an absolute determination and ambition to achieve in sales
• Must be motivated and organised with accuracy and attention to detail
• Must have the academic ability to successfully carry out the role.
• Must have a broad understanding of sales processes, strategies and project management.
• Must be approachable and able to communicate at all levels in an effective clear manner.
• Proven track record of achieving business success
• Value selling
• Travel circa 75% of time


Business related bachelor's degree would be advantageous

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: Sales

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Sales EMEA

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: Yes
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 75 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 046393