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Regional Sales Manager

Singapore, Singapore


Job Description

If you desire to be part of something special, to be part of a winning team, to be part of a fun team - winning is fun.

We are looking forward to Regional Sales Manager - APAC in Eaton’s Power Systems Division, based in Singapore

In Eaton, making our work exciting, engaging, meaningful; ensuring safety, health, wellness; and being a model of inclusion & diversity are already embedded in who we are - it’s in our values, part of our vision, and our clearly defined aspirational goals.

This exciting role is part of a fast paced, and sales orientated team in a large multi-national company.

The role which offers a broad variety of responsibilities including international liaising and great learning opportunities.


The Energy Automation Solutions (EAS) division is looking for a Regional Sales Manager.  

As a recognized employer of choice, Eaton Corporation recruits and retains talented employees seeking a long-term commitment with an organization that continually invests in the most recent technologies and state-of-the-art equipment, as well as in its employees. The Energy Automation Solutions (EAS) division delivers intelligent energy solutions by combining power systems expertise with innovative technologies to help our customers generate, deliver, and manage energy safely, efficiently, and reliably. EAS provides a range of power delivery and reliability, automation and control, advanced metering and demand response solutions designed to increase efficiency and smart operations.  The EAS business serves customers in the utility, commercial, industrial, mining, renewable energy and other markets.  With a spirit of innovation crossing decades, EAS is proud of its ground-breaking innovations through customer collaboration, long-standing commitment to investing in R&D, more than 10,000 patents held globally, and its award-winning solutions in power delivery, power quality, power reliability and end customer automation in the utility space. The technical skills, innovative thinking and the tireless dedication of our employees around the world are Eaton's greatest resources.


Overview of this Key Position

Reporting to CYME International’s Sales Director, the incumbent will ensure sales growth within his/her assigned territory by coordinating business development activities with his/her current and future customer base and ensuring sales objectives are met in accordance with the company’s organizational strategy. This includes, but not limited to, managing internal sales and developing and maintaining sales channels and VIP customers' accounts. In addition, the Regional Sales Manager will need to develop promotional strategies for products and solutions delivered by the company, as well as oversee and engage in related promotional events. In this role, the person will also contribute to the global success of the company by performing strategic tasks while improving customers’ overall satisfaction.


 Your essential responsibilities:

  1. Manage internal sales within the assigned territory - Internal Sales (35% of the time)

  • Oversee business development: make direct sales to customers and end-users and improve results

  • Scout around for, qualify and actively follow small to medium opportunities ($0-$70k USD)

  • Develop customer accounts, manage maintenance contracts and prepare budgets

  • Pre-process customer orders and issue internal orders 

  • Oversee invoicing, shipping and payment follow-ups

  • Coordinate training activities with technical support to ensure customer satisfaction


  1. Develop and manage sales channels within the assigned territory - Sales Channel Manager (25% of the time)

  • Scout around for and identify new business partners and sign agreements

  • Develop various sales channels by innovating and having an overall vision of opportunities

  • Develop promotional and sales strategies while coordinating and facilitating technical support

  • Assist with the on-boarding of new resellers/distributors, including training, technical training organization, following up during the launch period and offering ongoing help.

  • Support and help implementing operational improvements


  1. Manage and develop VIP accounts (25% of the time)

  • Investigate strategic customers’ development plans within the assigned territory (technological and strategic)

  • Align sales strategies with corporate objectives

  • Develop VIP accounts and plan annual budgets

  • Share capabilities of current and potential business partners to develop accounts on several fronts

  • Retain and commit customers in the continuing development of CYME products and solutions


  1. Manage promotion strategies and events within the assigned territory (15% of the time)

  • Retain and commit customers in the continuing development of CYME products and solutions

  • Scout around for new opportunities in the field and develop appropriate strategies

  • Develop the market and implement sales growth

  • Collaborating with the technical team:    

    • Plan visits at current and potential high-value customers

    • Plan events and seek interaction with external or internal experts who can help with the development and reputation of our products.

    • Write and update reports on technological evolutions observed in the field

  • Proactively get involved in improving company’s results, particularly for his/her territory


If you are:

  • A Bachelor’s degree holder in electrical engineering from an accredited institution

  • Having 3-5 years’ experience with Microsoft Suite applications and ERP systems

  • Hold minimum 10 years’ of experience in a role of solid business relationship development

 Desirable Qualifications

  • MBA or marketing or business development certification

  • 10 years’ experience in products, solutions and engineering services sales

  • In-depth market knowledge within the assigned territory


Yes! Because you are the one we are looking for, we hope to hear from you now!

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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: Asia Pacific
Organization: ESSG PSD Power Systems Division

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: 067035