Eaton Corporation Associate Product Line Manager, Power Distribution & Control in Syracuse, New York

Eaton’s Crouse-Hinds business has an opening for an Associate Product Line Manager in the Syracuse, NY office.

As the electrical industry's global leader for explosion proof and hazardous environments, Eaton’s Crouse-Hinds Business is constantly pushing forward and looking ahead, advancing electrical and instrumentation products in new and innovative ways. Eaton's Crouse-Hinds Business manufactures over 100,000 products for NEC and IEC applications, including: conduit fittings and cable glands, industrial control and electrical apparatus, enclosures, industrial luminaires (including LED), plugs and receptacles, drilling and marine products, commercial construction and solar solutions.

This position assists in product management and product development activities by providing marketing support for current products, future products and other commercial initiatives supporting the product line.

Associate Product Line Managers are concerned with the support on the existing product line and assisting in future product/market development activities. This is accomplished through the review and analysis of internal and market information on current and future products, pricing, inventory, complexity management, competitor and market analysis and training.

The incumbents conduct analysis to evaluate the competitive standing of the product family, accumulates and analyzes information needed for forecasts, aids in collection of market information needed for new product evaluation and the product improvement process.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is required

  • Minimum 3 year of Marketing, Field Sales or Engineering experience with technical products is required

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future

Position Criteria:

  • Detail-oriented

  • High level of integrity

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to handle multiple priorities against multiple deadlines

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

  • Able to work well with people across multiple functions

  • Ability to communicate efficiently with internal and external customers

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MBA from an accredited institution is preferred

  • 7 years of Marketing, Field Sales or Engineering experience with technical products is preferred.

  • Experience with product line management is preferred

  • Experience with electrical products is preferred

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred

  • Experience with SAP is preferred

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit Eaton.com.

At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www. Eaton.com/careers.

Job: Marketing

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: EPG CHD EP Americas

Job Level: Individual Contributor

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?: Relocation from within hiring country only

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time