Graduate Leadership Development Programme: Product Manager

Job Description

Throughout the training cycle, Eaton’s Product Management Leadership Development Program will provide participants with meaningful projects where individual efforts and contributions are critical to our businesses. Qualified participants will receive multiple opportunities for formal training, networking, and coaching in addition to receiving ongoing formal feedback in order to evaluate personal progress and identify development opportunities.


Program structure:


  • As a participant in the program, you will complete two one-year assignments that will give you hands-on experience. These assignments include working in product management, marketing and/or product line sales management for Eaton’s Industrial Controls and Protection Division (ICPD).

  • 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.

  • Location for the first year of the programme is Leicestershire, UK. Participants will be required to relocate within Europe and/or change function after their first year assignment.

  • After completion of the programme, your experience and newly acquired skills could qualify you for roles such as product manager, product line sales manager, product marketing  manager or programme manager.


·         Bachelor’s or master’s degree in an Engineering or Commercial discipline

·         Work or internship experience is a plus (max 3 years of experience)

·         Geographically flexible, mobile

·         Leadership aptitude 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; good German language skills would be an advantage

Please note, successful candidates will be subject to background screening

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: ICPD

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: Yes, 10 % of the Time