Marketing Manager, 3M Consumer Business Group (Maplewood, MN)
Maplewood , Minnesota
January 16, 2018
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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Marketing Manager in our Consumer Business Group for the Home Care Division in Maplewood, Minnesota.

Job Summary:
The person hired for the position of Marketing Manager will be responsible for leading our growth strategies and tactics for our Scotch-Brite Core Scouring portfolio in the Retail channel.
The key responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Localize global strategic direction to U.S. market strategy (eg. Value proposition, segmentation, targeting, pricing, promotions, cost savings, etc.)
  • Lead development and execution of annual U.S. business plan and marketing plan in collaboration with cross-functional team.
  • U.S. P&L management
  • Project management on a cross functional team, working closely with Sales, R&D, and Manufacturing counterparts.
  • Assess category product performance and competitive analysis
  • Lead development of new product pipeline and commercialization
  • Actively gain consumer insights, both informal and formal research then turn into actionable growth ideas
  • Conduct competitive analysis of direct and indirect competition.
  • Work closely with Category Development Manager and Shopper Marketing team to maximize growth.
  • Actively supports international subsidiary marketing teams with International projects
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Basic Qualifications
  • MBA from an accredited university
  • Minimum of three (3) years of consumer products marketing experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • Three years experience project management and leadership of cross functional teams
  • One year of experience with new product development and launches
  • Two years of consumer insight research
  • Independent and strategic thinker able to make solid business decisions
  • Ability to analyze and apply data to drive strategy and sales
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills for interacting with team members, customers, and division management.
  • Advanced leadership skills and project management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Energized by fast paced challenging work environment
  • Positive attitude & strong work ethic

Location: Maplewood, MN
Travel: Up to 20% domestic travel is anticipated
Relocation: Is authorized within country per 3M policies

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

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