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3M Supply Chain Planning Analyst in Red Wing, Minnesota

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Supply Chain Planning Analyst – Red Wing, MN

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 96,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.

“For more than 30 years at 3M, I’ve seen firsthand how it’s a place where curious, creative and collaborative people thrive and build a rewarding career. As a leader in this company, my goal is to ensure each 3Mer sees and feels the positive impact we’re making around the world” – Mike Roman, chief executive officer and chairman of the board at 3M

This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.

The Impact You’ll Make in this RoleThe person hired for the position of Supply Chain Planning Analyst will be responsible for managing the end to end supply chain, ensuring customer requirements and supply chain metrics are attained. This position involves partnering with various plant and division personnel and continuously working to improve the planning and scheduling process. This role will also be responsible for identifying and implementing ways to improve customer service, inventory investment, and supply chain efficiency to achieve measurable results

As a Supply Chain Planning 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: Leading cross functional projects across the business to effectively drive improvements in service, cost, and inventory.

  • Developing and maintaining operating rhythms to ensure smooth supply chain operations, aligning supply with demand.

  • Providing a high degree of planning analysis to support decision making.

  • Managing scheduling for critical machines.

  • Actively partnering with plant/division BT team to implement changes related to ERP deployment

  • Publishing and presenting service and inventory metrics and results.

  • Identifying and leading projects that improve supply chain speed and inventory investment.

  • Actively manage working and non-working inventories in assigned businesses to maintain compliance and achieve inventory investment targets.

  • Utilizing Supply Chain tools and processes to make data-driven decisions and utilizing Lean Six Sigma methodologies to improve service, inventory turns, and non-working inventory

  • Your Skills and ExpertiseTo set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution

  • Three (3) combined years experience working with Manufacturing Planning, Supply Chain, Logistics, Customer Service and/or SAP in a private, public, government or military environment

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited University in Business Administration, Supply Chain management or Engineering

  • One (1) year experience in Supply Chain within a manufacturing plant

  • APICS (The Association for Operations Management) certification or demonstrated progress toward completion

  • Experience leading Six Sigma Green Belt and/or other projects

  • Experience with SAP ERP Software

  • Excellent written & oral communication skills; good presentation skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to influence others and work effectively in a team environment

  • Organizational and time management skills

  • Strong data mining, analytical, and decision-making skills

Travel: May include up to 5% domestic travelRelocation 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 For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.

Learn more about 3M’s creative solutions to the world’s problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M.

Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.

Pay & Benefits Overview: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/

3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.

Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.

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