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Mobile Junior Sales Engineer (Hydraulics)

Pessano con Bornago, Italy


Job Description

Eaton’s Hydraulic Division has an opening for a:

Junior Mobile Sales Engineer (Hydraulics)
Location: Pessano con Bornago (MI)
The main task of the Junior Mobile Sales Engineer is the maintenance of customer relationships (distribution partners and OEM) to increase sales of products from the entire Eaton hydraulic product portfolio (in particular pumps, motors, valves, electronics, but also hoses and couplings) in the assigned sales area.
Collaboration in developing a market strategy to expand Eaton Hydraulics' market share
  • Acquisition of new customers and support of existing customers to achieve sales targets; Negotiate and conclude orders in accordance with the valid product / price regulations and Eaton's "Terms and Conditions"
  • Creation of product presentations
  • Building and maintaining long-term customer relationships to increase sales and increase customer satisfaction. Ensuring personal contacts through regular visits to customers and sales partners, support and cooperation of in-house exhibitions with partners, customers
  • Preparation and creation of offers according to customer needs, taking into account cost-effectiveness and feasibility
  • Overseeing the entire sales process to ensure effective customer service
  • Identification of short and medium term sales potentials; Registration of service on focus regions
  • Continuous comparison of current sales compared to plan and corrective action if required
  • Monitor competition and take action to ensure that existing market share and sales growth targets are not jeopardized
  • Regular reporting, creation of forecasts


  • Completed technical studies, e.g. Mechanical engineering or comparable qualification
  • Bachelor degree in mechanical engineering or comparable qualification
  • Fluency in English and Italian
  • Basic business understanding
  • First professional experience in sales of technical products
  • Hydraulic experience, including knowledge of hydraulic pumps, motors, valves,
  • Electronics, accessories and system design desirable
  • Service-oriented, combined with the ability to convince and inspire customers
  • self-motivation, ambition, resilience, teamwork and reliability
  • Independent and structured way of working
  • Fluent Italian and English in spoken and written
  • Learning & Development  - We invest in our employees for the long term – not just with salary and benefits, but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University.
  • Great promotional opportunities  – Eaton encourages internal promotion, whenever possible
  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethics is really important for us
Candidate applying to the vacancy will be subject of the background screening.

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Job: Sales

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: HYD Hydraulics Group

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, 50 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 055556