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VIC & TAS Regional Sales & Business Development Manager

Rowville, Australia


Job Description

VIC & TAS Regional Sales & Business Development Manager

We are looking for VIC & TAS Regional Sales & Business Development Manager in Eaton’s Corporate Division, based in Mascot or Sydney, Australia.

In Eaton, making our work exciting, engaging, and 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 role is accountable for the selling, pricing, product, place (distribution) & promotion of the product portfolio to ensure that the target dollar sales & margin is achieved within budgeted expense and inventory constraints. The role also includes taking the Marketing and Business Development lead within the Australia, New Zealand and Southern Pacific Islands team for Overhead Switchgear and Moulded Rubber portions of the Power Systems Series product lines.

Your essential responsibilities:

  • Conduct regular customer sales visits
  • Identify opportunities for Eaton to support customer’s business
  • Conduct analysis of products and markets and develop a business plan to exploit the opportunities presented by new Switchgear products
  • Coordinate trade show participation
  • Write technical articles
  • Identify and leverage sales opportunities for non-Power Systems divisions including packing of multi divisional offerings
  • Provide first level technical support on our switchgear products
  • Revise List Pricing in response to market price changes
  • Quote against tender specifications
  • Provide feedback on competitor activity
  • Find ways for Eaton to help customers to achieve their business goals
  • Deal with major customers & specialist distributors
  • Investigate opportunities for Power Systems to sell into markets such as rail and infrastructure where Eaton have traditionally been strong
  • Visit from overseas experts
  • Influence R&D direction towards ANZ’s requirements
  • Provide marketing input via monthly report


If you have:

  • Third level qualifications in a commercial and/or a technical discipline are desirable
  • At least 5 years’ experience in industrial product management or sales
  • Strong high voltage electrical engineering skills are required
  • Detailed product knowledge of medium voltage overhead switchgear and molded rubber products (separable connectors) would be particularly well regarded
  • Ability to relate to people at all levels within customer and the Eaton organization is important


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

*We make what matters work.

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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: ANZD AustraliaNew Zealand Division

Job Level: Individual Contributor
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?: No
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 068571