Aerospace Account Manager

Job Description

Eaton’s Aerospace Division is currently seeking an Aerospace Account Manager to join our team.  This position is based out of Seattle, WA from either our sales office, or a remote home office within 50 miles of Seattle, WA.  If you do not currently reside within 50 miles of Seattle,WA, relocation benefits will be provide.


The Aerospace Account Manager manages Eaton Aerospace Group (EAG) business at one of the key/major accounts, including the supervision of all activities on existing businesses and the lead role to growth EAG business at the account. The Account Manager works across all divisions and functions.


Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

  • You will proactively monitor the overall “Eaton Health” at the account across all customer sites and Eaton sites; it includes the management of Customer Scorecard and Go-To-Green plan.

  • You will understand and prioritize issues affecting the business relationship and provide timely resolution.

  • You will act as the “Voice of the Customer” for all business aspects, including Customer Needs and Wants (CNW) and will have deep understanding of the customer strategic direction, challenges, threats and opportunities.

  • You will develop and lead a customer growth strategy and will be accountable for sales growth at the account (direct, indirect (Tier 1) and aftermarket sales).

  • You will support the deployment of the applicable parts of the Eaton Strategic Plan at the account, including activity related to technology road map alignment, business development.

  • You will develop and manage key relationships at customer executive levels.

  •  You will own the customer relationship map and manages an executive contact plan.

 When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.

We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in a commercial customer facing sales role
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in an aerospace commercial role
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship.
  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. ‘Green Card Holder’), have been granted Political Asylum, or Refugee

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: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: AER Aerospace Group

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?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time