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Streetworks Regional Sales Manager-Gulf Region

Irving, Texas; Arkansas; Oklahoma; Louisiana; New Mexico


Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical Products Group/Lighting division is currently seeking a Streetworks Regional Sales Manager-Gulf Region to join our team.


The Streetworks Regional Sales Manager-Gulf Region is responsible for:


The attainment of Division and Corporate goals of growth, profitability and market development of Eaton Lighting solution sales initiatives tied to the LED conversion market.  This is achieved through coordinating and directing the regional efforts of the Company and agent in Utility, DOT, and Municipal sales organizations while providing superior service to our customers.

Job Duties:
  • Develops and recommends an annual sales plan and regional forecast the for the Utility/DOT/Muni markets.  Collects, compiles and analyzes pertinent information in order to establish realistic goals for the market consistent with overall division goals of growth and profitability. Meet or exceed sales goals.

  • Must possess the ability to demonstrate and sell through to customers the positive impact of LED and connected lighting product solutions in all covered market segments.

  • Promote and maintain successful and profitable business relationships with current and potential customers.  Build relationships with Utilities, DOT, Municipalities, engineers, distribution partners and other key players within the Utility/DOT/Muni markets to create focus on LED products and technologies.

  • Supports collaboration with the Specifications, Energy & ESCO Solutions, and National Accounts sales teams when LEDs are considered for projects.  Collaborate with internal functions to ensure customer expectations are met.

  • This individual must keep current with legislative standards and regulations relating to energy-efficient products, tax and rebate incentives, etc. Support national and regional standards groups that are driving LED standards in the Utility/DOT/Muni market; the goal will be to develop these relationships and secure Eaton’s position within these standards.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States without current or future company sponsorship

  • No relocation is offered for this position; the candidate must reside in TX, LA, OK, KY, NM, AK, TN

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution

  • A minimum of 7 years’ sales-related experience

  • A minimum of 3 years' experience using CRM and MS Office applications (Excel, PowerPoint)

Preferred Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution in Business Administration, Marketing, Liberal Arts, or Electrical Engineering

  • A minimum of 5 years sales-related experience in the lighting products industry with exposure to LED product lines/technology (Utility/DOT/Muni experience desirable).  Low voltage system sales and connected solutions experience.

Position Criteria
  • Well-developed communication, interpersonal, motivational and organizational skills.

  • Understand and demonstrate the ability to use CRM and MS Office applications such as Excel and PowerPoint to develop presentations/sales tools to assist in selling LED products

  • Proven track record of exceeding sales goals in prior positions

  • Ability to work remotely from home and manage all sales roles responsibilities from a home office.  Independent and organized.


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Job: Sales

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG LD Lighting 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, 75 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 068745