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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 Project Manager will be responsible for the leadership and execution of 2-3 new product commercialization projects within Advanced Materials Division (AdMD). The successful candidate should have a demonstrated experience in new product commercialization. Candidate will be expected to deliver to negotiated project timelines, manage team resources, and have thorough communication skills while leading and inspiring diverse cross functional project teams.
As a New Product Project Manager, 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 as you will be expected to:
Leading cross-functional project team(s) to successful completion of new product development projects. This might include multiple medium to large in scale projects with moderate risk or possible a single high risk / high opportunity project at any given time.
Collaborating with business management, project team members, division management to refine project scope and oversee the development and completion of project plans.
Clearly communicating project details and escalate with urgency to champions.
Leverage global resources across the business; including multiple disciplines, to achieve timely completion of project deliverables.
Mentoring and training other team leaders on key commercialization tools as well as project management skills (such as MS Project, work break-down structures, chartering and many more).
Maintain expertise to carry out project leadership duties and to effectively leverage a network of company and industry resources.
Your Skills and Expertise To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M is looking for (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Five (5) years of new product commercialization experience in a private, public, government, or military environment
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Ten (10) years of leading product development teams
Master's degree or higher from an accredited institution and/or PMP Certification
Innovative, resourceful, organized, and a self-starter with excellent handwritten and oral communication skills with analytical problem-solving ability
Collaborative interpersonal style with experience in leading large cross functional project team
Excellent written and oral communication skills with analytical problem-solving ability.
Knowledge of six sigma methodologies and tools
Agile/Scrum project experience
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic/international
Relocation Assistance: Is not authorized
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Responsibilities of this position may include direct and/or indirect physical or logical access to information, systems, technologies subjected to the regulations/compliance with U.S. Export Control Laws.
U.S. Export Control laws and U.S. Government Department of Defense contracts and sub-contracts impose certain restrictions on companies and their ability to share export-controlled and other technology and services with certain "non-U.S. persons" (persons who are not U.S. citizens or nationals, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., refugees, "Temporary Residents" (granted Amnesty or Special Agricultural Worker provisions), or persons granted asylum (but excluding persons in nonimmigrant status such as H-1B, L-1, F-1, etc.) or non-U.S. citizens.
To comply with these laws, and in conjunction with the review of candidates for those positions within 3M that may present access to export controlled technical data, 3M must assess employees' U.S. person status, as well as citizenship(s).
The questions asked in this application are intended to assess this and will be used for evaluation purposes only. Failure to provide the necessary information in this regard will result in our inability to consider you further for this particular position. The decision whether or not to file or pursue an export license application is at 3M Company's sole election.
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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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