Channel manager

Channel manager

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The Channel Manager is a member of the front end sales leadership team, located in Saint-Laurent Quebec, and reporting to the senior vice president sales and marketing. The selected candidate will be responsible for the implementation and development of a distributor and OEM sales channel for the power grids division.


- Develop and execute a channel management strategy for technical distributors and OEMs;
- Evaluate the opportunity to use sales representatives in order to broaden the power grids sales coverage;
- Identify channel partners, recruit them, and set them up engaging the appropriate business units in their selection;
- Coordinate and support activities between ABB and channel partners;
- Develop action plans with the sales regions for channel engagement and day to day support;
- Set order targets and execute them with the sales regions ;
- Setup business development plan including market share growth targets and action plan;
- Work with channel partners and business unit product support teams to develop and implement sales plans and achieve order targets;
- Introduce and promote new systems, solutions, services and products to clients;
- Support the preparation of quotations and /or formal bids;
- Continuous improvement of knowledge of ABB portfolio through various trainings.


- Minimum three years of related channel management experience including set up and recruitment;
- Demonstrated five years of distributor engagement including technical distributors;
- Experience with sales representatives;
- Engineering diploma preferred;
- Ability to work effectively in a matrix organization;
- Effective communicator and facilitator;
- Proficiency in French and English preferred.

Additional information

ABB is an Employment Equity Employer and values a diverse workforce. ABB will provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. In support of our Employment Equity Program, women, aboriginal people, members of visible minorities, and/or persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply and self-identify in the application process. We also offer a stimulating work environment, competitive salaries and a complete benefits package. ABB is prepared to act on requests for disability accommodations that might be required to allow any disabled person to access our facility. Please advise us if any attending person requires/requests some specific form of disability accommodation. The masculine form is used as neutral gender and includes men and women.

Saint-Laurent, QC, Quebec, Canada
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Business Unit High Voltage Products
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ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing more than a 125-year history of innovation, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization and driving the Energy and Fourth Industrial Revolutions. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 136,000 employees

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