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Regional Manager (Factory Automation - North America)

Job Description

Explore our Digital World

Do you want to create technologies that transform the everyday for billions of people? Our digital careers offer the opportunity to shape the next era of growth and innovation, challenging ourselves to build a better future. By creating ground breaking technologies that transform our world, we need the most innovative and diverse Digital Minds to develop tomorrow‘s reality. Picture yourself in the Digital World of Siemens here: www.siemens.com/careers/digitalminds

We have an exciting opportunity and are actively recruiting for a Regional Manager to join our team. Reporting to the Vice President of Factory Automation & Motion Control, you will cover Factory Automation top line growth in respective region. As a vital part of North American organization, this position will bring their strategic, out of the box thinking to support sales strategy in North America. The successful candidate will be performance driven with a keen talent for building relationships at all levels including C Suite Management level. This role stretches across an international scope and requires solid process, time management and communication skills.

Why you’ll love working for Siemens!

  • Freedom and a healthy work- life balance– Embrace our flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting and digital workspaces.
  • Solve the world’s most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career and mentorship programs on a local and global scale.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Profit sharing available.
  • Rewarding vacation entitlement with the opportunity to buy and sell your vacation depending on your lifestyle.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community.
  • Participate in our celebrations, social events and offsite business events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused.

Siemens is proud to be an eight-time award winner of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers 2018, Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2020 and Greater Toronto's Top Employers 2021.

What will you do?

  • Drive Factory Automation Sales strategy in North America and support local Factory Automation organization to win market share
  • Responsible for Factory Automation products/systems volume to manage and support the assigned business segments in their achievement of short, mid, and long-term objectives
  • Drive or actively join global sales communities within hub region (e.g., best practice exchange, market feedback)
  • Develop target agreement, masterplan, and country strategy, planning of piece counts, segment planning for automation system & production machines including responsibility of the target achievement under strict controlling of customer price development. Support sales measures accordingly.
  • Cooperate with the regional Business Units in conducting regular strategy reviews, operational performance reviews, pipeline reviews and business forecasts, provide coaching and guidance for respective Business Unit org.
  • Analyze market and competitor relevant information to react fast and flexible on changes (trends: technologies, customer, competition, politics/regulations; market volume/share/growth)
  • Responsible for special assignments in case of crisis-scenarios or turnaround situation of a respective country
  • Manage relationship with Digital Industry Mgt., Top customers & Partners (incl. customer visit incl. required pre-sales support e.g.: tender specifications, system architecture, etc.)
  • Coordinate with relevant headquarter functions for the best possible support for the regions to win market share.
  • Drive Regional Countries to grow Factory Automation partner eco system (selection-qualification – on boarding), in alignment with Partner Management.
  • Collaborate and make alignment with other sales activities in hub and region
  • Support Regional Manager and Sales region in operational topics (e.g., prepare special pricing requests and special reports/analysis, drive delivery prioritization requests and product quality topics)
  • Consolidate/summarize relevant market trends/market models for the Hub/Regional Managers
  • Organize and facilitate customer meetings
  • Prepare Sales/Regional Manager presentations
  • Organize webinars, trainings for hubs/sales regions
  • Coordinate piece count planning for Hub
  • Work as the Central contact for working students, trainees, and temporary delegations
  • Set Intranet / SharePoint for Hub
  • Support program Office for Hub Management

What will you need to succeed?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Business Administration or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years Key Account Management/Senior level Sales/business management experience
  • Solid industry and market knowledge in Factory Automation is a must have
  • Knowledge of overall Siemens Industrial portfolio is an asset
  • Proven track record of successful performance mainly in the Factory Automation industry or equivalent market
  • Sales driven, dynamic, entrepreneur, strong interpersonal and communication skill, and ability to promote value and customer relationships
  • Understands business plans and business development processes
  • Executive level verbal and written communication and presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated business acumen in balancing customer and business requirements, i.e.: financial, strategic & tactical thinking
  • Ability to work effectively and collaborate in a team environment
  • Organization and time management skills to succeed in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work successfully in a globally matrix organization

***Relocation will be provided to international candidates****

About us.

We share our ideas and champion the people behind them.

For over 110 years, Siemens Canada has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality and reliability. Active across Canada, the company focuses on intelligent infrastructure for buildings and distributed energy systems and on automation and digitalization in the process and manufacturing industries. Siemens brings together the digital and physical worlds to benefit customers and society. Through Mobility, a leading supplier of intelligent mobility solutions for rail and road transport, Siemens is helping to shape Canada’s passenger rail services. Via its majority stake in the publicly listed company Siemens Healthineers, Siemens is also a leading supplier of medical technology and digital health services. In addition, Siemens holds a minority stake in Siemens Energy, a global leader in the transmission and generation of electrical power.

Making a difference together we raised $757,000 towards charitable contributions, support over 23 non-profit organizations and planted 1,100 trees in our local communities. Siemens Canada has 2,500 employees from coast-to-coast and 24 office and production facilities across Canada. Join our team of approximately 293,000 talented professionals in more than 190 countries/regions and help us tackle the most exciting challenges to build a successful future together. So, what are you waiting for? Take your next career step with us.

To learn more about Siemens Canada, visit our website at www.siemens.ca

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.


Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Canada Limited

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time



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