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Supply Chain Analyst (Oakdale, MN) at 3M in Oakdale, Minnesota

Posted in Science 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

3M is seeking a Supply Chain Analyst in support of the 3M Health Care Services Group located in Oakdale, MN.  At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.  Here, you go.

Job Summary:

The person hired for the position of Supply Chain Analyst will be engaged in the planning, analytics, and processes related to material planning and inventory management of service parts supporting the Health Care Service Group (HCSG) and its customers.  Responsibilities include guiding supply chain activities to deliver exemplary customer service by ensuring adequate, on-hand inventory positions while meeting business cost targets and operating plans.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Develops, implements, maintains, and improves supply chain / logistics plans, processes, and standards for the 3M Health Care Services Group

  • Responsible for contributing toward the timely distribution of parts directly to internal or external customers, including 3M Health Care’s global service network

  • Demonstrates a high level of service and customer satisfaction via effective inventory management, order planning and processing, SKU management, inventory accuracy, cycle counting, backorder prevention, and maintaining supplier communication

  • Implements and maintains supply plans to ensure adequate levels of inventory and optimization of profit while balancing customer service metrics

  • Ensures local and global issues are incorporated into corporate supply chain and logistic plans, taking local goals and investments into consideration

  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management

Basic Qualifications:

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

  • Minimum two (2) years of combined experience in Logistics and/or Supply Chain functions including the use of supply chain planning/analysis tools in a private, public, government or military environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management or related field

  • Experience in a manufacturing and/or supply chain environment

  • APICS certification

  • Demonstrated ability to deliver key operational objectives including service, inventory, and demand planning

  • Cross-functional team participation as a supply chain resource

  • Demonstrated understanding of relevant business software and tools such as the Microsoft Office suite, Business Objects, PeopleSoft

  • Customer-focused mindset; excellent organization skills with ability to prioritize and manage multiple, concurrent assignments

  • Green Belt Certification (or higher)

  • Experience working with SAP

Location:  Oakdale, MN

Relocation:  Not authorized


Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).

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

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