Graduate Leadership Development Program In Sales & Marketing multiple locations (start Digital Reseller in UK & Germany)

Job Description

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Expand your experience, gain global exposure, develop leadership competencies and gain knowledge of Eaton’s business, products, processes and functions with Eaton’s Graduate Leadership Development Program in Sales and Marketing area. The program will help the participant develop a wide range of Eaton leadership competencies such as business strategy, business acumen and leveraging resources.

Program structure:

  • As a participant in the program, you will complete two assignments that will give you the hands-on experience. These assignments include working in sales, marketing, digital marketing, channel development, product marketing and product management in the electrical sector of Eaton.

  • Leadership Exposure: Participants will have a high level of interaction with Eaton Leadership.

  • You will also be expected to work with other participants in the program on projects outside of your assigned location.

  • In the first assignment you will be in UK (Slough) or Germany (Bonn) in the role of Digital Reseller. You will be part of the EMEA channel organization who are managing business with our Distribution, Strategic Reseller, VARS, Systems integrators and Alliance, partnerships

Your key responsibilities are:

  • Support Channel Marketing and Sales Organization on the definition of a new eCommerce Policy (Process, tools and technologies) to support the growth of Digital Resellers

  • Defining framework to identify partner profile and ecosystem, defining strengths and focus areas of our existing Product offer for Digital Resellers and existing Partners evolving a digital transformation of their business.

  • Identify Emerging partner business models, key profitability drivers and how to tailor our value proposition

  • Channel account Mapping (Understand partner business model (i.e.: new consumption models) and targeted customers, identify key stakeholders, influencers, and decision makers)

  • Develop sales and marketing enablement activities to stimulate the creation of multi-product + service solutions leveraging other parts of vendor ecosystem if needed (- alignment with Partner Programs): One Eaton offer

  • Develop enablement training and certification to support partner needs.

  • Identify Alliance & become Solution Advisor to deliver more vertical market solutions to enterprise customers

  • Continually learning about new products and improving selling skills.

  • Work with marketing to drive programs and events to extend the relationships to new prospects.

    Participants will need to relocate for the second assignment, possible locations are UK and Germany.

    After completion of the program, your experience and newly acquired skills could qualify you for roles such as product manager, digital channel lead, senior marketing analyst.



Are you?


  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in business or engineering with an emphasis on Marketing, Sales or Commercial

  • Work or internship experience within Marketing or Sales, Field Channel Sales, Strategy is a plus (max 3 years of experience)

  • Geographically flexible, mobile

  • Desire to build a career in areas in Marketing, Sales or Product Management

  • Leadership attitude and/or demonstrated leadership experience within university or community

  • Self-motivated and a strong desire to achieve results

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Fluent in English, German


Then we want to hear about you!

What Eaton offers:

  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethic are really important for us.

  • Inclusion& Diversity - Openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully.

  • 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.


(Candidate applying to the vacancy will be subject of the background screening. – if applicable)


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: Marketing

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

Job Level: Entry Level
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: No