Sales Director, Global Accounts and EPC

Mississauga, ON, L5R 3Y5, Canada

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Position: Director of Sales: Global Accounts, Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) – Eastern Canada

Location: Mississauga, Ontario

Company Information

Anixter International is a leading global distributor of Network & Security Solutions, Electrical and Electronic Solutions and Utility Power Solutions. We help build, connect, protect, and power valuable assets and critical infrastructures. From enterprise networks to industrial MRO supply to video surveillance applications to electric power distribution, we offer full-line solutions, and intelligence, that create reliable, resilient systems that sustain businesses and communities.

With more than 900 employees across Canada, Anixter offers a variety of rewarding career opportunities, a wide range of benefits such as a competitive salary, generous bonus programs, a comprehensive employee benefit package and a tuition reimbursement program.

Location and Scope of Responsibility

Location: This position will be based out of our Mississauga, Ontario office

Regional Responsibility: Primary customer locations will be in Ontario and Quebec; however, responsibility will extend globally on a per project basis.

Position Description and Requirements

The Director, Sales: Global Accounts, Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) is responsible for the sales growth and development of several targeted sales opportunities within Anixter’s global industrial construction business. The objective is to align Anixter’s vast resources to our clients’ needs on a global scale to maximize our growth opportunity inside each customer. This individual is responsible developing and implementing a market selling strategy to large scale EPC & end user customers, becoming a subject matter expert on the process multi-national EPC’s use to solicit, procure, and execute projects, and leading a team of resources to exploit opportunities globally within the customers assigned. This role will be responsible for identifying, selecting, documenting (via pipeline), communicating (with supporting business leaders at Anixter), and closing key projects within assigned accounts.

The successful candidate should possess the following background, skills, and competencies:

  • Possess abilities to develop and execute strategies to attract, grow, and maintain global customer relationships
  • Demonstrated ability to excel at providing tactical and strategic leadership related to an overall complex global account strategy implementation.
  • Sales skills including but not limited to business plan development, forecasting, professional presentation capabilities, sales cycle management, negotiation and closing skills.
  • Experience preparing effective sales proposals, reviewing contracts, and customer RFQ’s
  • Possess excellent communication skills and follow up across all mediums
  • Ability to mold behavior to align closely with particular culture you are serving

Your sales skills need be unrivaled, but it also helps if you have:

  • University Degree in Engineering is preferred
  • Several years of sales experience required
  • Ability to strategically manage multiple complex projects
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills. Preference for multi-lingual candidates (e.g. French), to support regional travel activities.
  • A confident and determined approach

We are grateful for your interest in Anixter; however only the candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Anixter Inc. is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. Anixter Inc. is also proud to provide employment accommodation during the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodations, please notify us if you are contacted for a job interview.



WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE: WCC), a publicly traded FORTUNE 500® holding company headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a leading provider of electrical, industrial, and communications maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) products, construction materials, and advanced supply chain management and logistic services. Pro forma 2019 annual sales were approximately $17.2 billion, including Anixter International. The company employs approximately 18,900 people, maintains relationships with more than 30,000 suppliers, and serves more than 150,000 active customers worldwide. Customers include commercial and industrial businesses, contractors, government agencies, institutions, telecommunications providers, and utilities. WESCO operates 11 fully automated distribution centers and approximately 800 warehouse/branch locations in North America and more than 50 countries around the world, providing a local presence for customers and a global network to serve multi-location businesses and multi-national corporations.

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