Division Channel Manager

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  • Posted:
    9 hours ago
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    Electrical And Electronic Manufacturing

Eaton’s Electrical Products Group, Industrial Controls Division, is seeking a Division Channel Manager to join our team. This role can be based Menomonee Falls, WI or from other Eaton locations including Pittsburgh, PA, Cleveland, OH, Houston, TX or Tampa, FL.

Position Overview

The Division Channel Manager will be responsible to develop and lead marketing and sales strategies, communications, and growth programs with the Industrial Control channel partners to exceed sales growth goals, increase profitability, and improve product mix. Channel partners include traditional electrical distributors as well as niche partners as part of the mechanical initiative, online channel partners, and commission-earning sales reps.

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.

In This Function You Will

  • Develop, launch and promote sales and marketing programs with Industrial Control channel partners.
  • Set growth goals for channel partners including sales of specific products, sales to identified segments, and customer penetration targets
  • Analyze and review sales and order trends with sales and Division leadership, channel managers and product managers to initiate proactive and/or corrective actions to meet sales objectives.
  • Identify conversion opportunities at channel partners and manage conversion process.
  • Establish into stock pricing policy and implementation.
  • Set direction for DSR sales organization’s ICD initiatives
  • Work with Eaton University team and ICD to ensure training needs and abilities meet our partners’ expectations. Ensure our channel partners are properly trained on ICD products.
  • Work with corporate channel organization to improve channel programs and increase channel loyalty
  • Manage ICD’s target market planning process including formation and execution of agreements.

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

Required (Basic) Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum of five (5) years of sales or marketing experience.
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience working with industrial channel partners.
  • Legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship now or in the future.
  • All candidates considered must live within 50 miles of the Menomonee Falls, WI, Pittsburgh, PA, Cleveland, OH, Houston, TX or Tampa, FL.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in sales or marketing.
  • Demonstrated experience developing industrial channel programs.
  • Industrial control product knowledge.

Position Criteria

  • Must have excellent teaming and communication skills
  • Proven ability to be successful in sales or customer development
  • Strong understanding of how industrial channel partners function
  • Experience in direct sales
  • Robust presentation, communication and training skill
  • Ability to work independently
  • Experience working with all levels of an organization, including senior managers

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.




North America – US/Puerto Rico

Primary Location

United States-Wisconsin-Menomonee Falls

Other Locations

United States-Ohio-Cleveland, United States-Pennsylvania-Moon Township, United States-Texas-Houston, United States-Florida-Tampa

Work Locations

Menomonee Falls WI Loc


EPG CPD ICD Industrial Controls Division

Job Level

Individual Contributor



Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?


Does this position offer relocation?



Yes, 50 % of the Time

Requisition ID :096275