Eaton Corporation Application Manager - Key Accounts - Hydraulics in Annemasse Cedex, France

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You will join our Hydraulics Division and will report into the Regional Sales Manager. You will be responsible for applications support for our main industrial clients in France; primarily for Power & Motion Control solutions. You will work closely with different internal teams at an international level, in order to strengthen existing partnerships. We are looking for a professional who would be experienced in providing application and sales support to industrial companies. This position would be home based with around 30% to 40% of commute (mostly across France).


  • Develops and maintains key Engineering relationships at key accounts

  • Delivers executive level applications, presentation material and works with key account managers, marketing and product management on value proposition per platform for each targeted customer

  • Works with major accounts, regional sales managers and key account managers to determine best fit product for target accounts (major OEMs with decision making and invoicing in EMEA)

  • Works with global account managers to ensure cross-regional alignment with major OEMs


  • Formal technical education

  • Preferably Hydraulics background, however professionals who benefit from application and commercial support experience provided to major industrial companies would also be considered

  • Fluent French & good level of English required

Important notice: the successful candidate will be subject to background screening

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Job: Sales

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: HYD Hydraulics 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?: No

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

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