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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 Role The 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:
Lead cross functional projects across the business to effectively drive improvements in service, cost, and inventory.
Develop and maintain operating rhythms to ensure smooth supply chain operations, aligning supply with demand.
Provide a high degree of planning analysis to support decision making.
Manage scheduling for critical machines.
Actively partner with plant/division BT team to implement changes related to ERP deployment
Publish and present service and inventory metrics and results.
Identify and lead projects that improve supply chain speed and inventory investment. Review and report on project progress with management.
Work closely with the business unit to understand customer requirements and forecasts. Work closely with manufacturing to ensure alignment to business requirements by setting and maintaining sufficient inventory levels and lead times.
Actively manage working and non-working inventories in assigned businesses to maintain compliance and achieve inventory investment targets.
Utilize Supply Chain tools and processes to make data-driven decisions
Utilize Lean Six Sigma methodologies to improve service, inventory turns, and non-working inventory
Your Skills and Expertise
To 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
Four (4) years 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 travel
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
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. 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.
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