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.
"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, executive vice president, chief technology officer and environmental responsibility 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 Role
As a Business Sourcing Data 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:
Developing solutions for multi-faceted, interrelated, and complicated problems which require thorough analytical skills and significant interpretation of data
Immersing self in business needs to offer questions to be answered by data/insights that will aid in moving the needle from "I think" to "I know."
Extracting, combining, analyzing, and presenting data from multiple data sources based on Lean Six Sigma, "Just Do It," and other business initiative project requests.
Identifying and implementing opportunities for process improvements through analysis of sourcing information and metrics that impact service, speed, or cost
Supporting and improving existing Sourcing Operations processes around Spend, Responsible Sourcing, Purchase Order to Invoice E2E, Category, and Compliance reporting
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
Two (2) years of combined experience with data extraction, visualization, and analysis/interpretation in a public, private, government, or military environment
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Working knowledge of one or more: SQL, business intelligence tools such as SAP Business Objects, PowerBI, QlikView, Cognos, Tableau, etc. and an understanding of how to analyze and present data in a meaningful way that leads to informed business decisions
Proven track record of intellectual curiosity and process improvement/automation, with an ability to influence and persuade cross functional teams
Intermediate (graphing, pivoting, sorting, and formulas) proficiency in Microsoft Excel, with an ability/desire to develop advanced Excel skills.
Knowledge of business processes and systems functionality within a Sourcing or Procurement function
Travel: May include up to 5% domestic/international
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.
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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