Supply Chain Analyst
Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World
Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it's equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 93,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
"A long-lasting career at 3M comes from having vision, imagination and the ability to see what doesn't exist. 3Mers are groundbreaking innovators and it's important that we give every person the space for disruptive and creative thinking." - John Banovetz, senior vice president and chief technology officer at 3M
The Impact You'll Make in this Role
As a Supply Chain Analyst, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:
Delivering beneficial customer service projects and inventory dollar investments. Helping to create local inventory turns improvements while reducing non-working inventory
Identifying, lead, and implement value stream speed and efficiency projects
Working closely with the manufacturing team and value stream leadership to determine how best to resolve supply constraints to balance service, inventory, and cost in the best interest of the supply chain as a whole
Maintain and optimize supply planning parameters that align with customer and business requirements for service and inventory
Managing the review process and modifying requirements to the source of supply (including purchased finished goods and/or outsourced manufacturing)
Managing exceptions (materials, orders) throughout the US regional distribution network
Collaborate on any issues related to the demand plans for portfolio management, new product introductions and product phase in/phase out activities
Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M is looking for candidates who must have the following qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited university
Three (3) years experience in Supply Chain, Transportation & Logistics, Customer Service, and/or Marketing in a private, public, government, or military environment
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Minimum of five (5) years of experience in Supply Chain, Transportation & Logistics, Customer Service and/or Marketing
Experience in MRP, material planning and scheduling, inventory control and/or supply chain management
Knowledge within Demand Planning (DP) and/or Production Planning (PP) functions. Experience in leading or participating on cross-function teams
Analytical skills and knowledge of analytical tools (Excel, Minitab, etc.)
Strong leadership, communication, interpersonal, and self-motivational skills
APICS (American Production and Inventory Control Society) certification or willingness to pursue
Experience representing the supply chain organization on business teams
Experience utilizing LSS methodologies
Recommended experience in sub contracting / outsourcing will be helpful.
The role will be intended for St Paul but are willing to consider remote work placement given the right candidate.
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic
Relocation Assistance: May be authorized
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Supporting Your Well-being
3M offers many programs to help you live your best life - both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.
Resources for You
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Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.
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