Sourcing Analyst (Maplewood, MN)

3M Maplewood, MN

About the Job

At 3M, we apply science in collaborative ways to improve lives daily. With $30 billion in sales, our 90,000 employees connect with customers all around the world. 3M has a long-standing reputation as a company committed to innovation. We provide the freedom to explore and encourage curiosity and creativity. We gain new insight from diverse thinking, and take risks on new ideas. Here, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Job Description: 3M is seeking a Procurement Analyst for the Strategic Sourcing Division located in Maplewood, 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 Procurement Analyst will be a member of the Source to Pay Data Cleansing/Conversion team. The STP Data Team is primarily responsible for analyzing and improving data integrity, accuracy, consistency and quality of STP legacy master data in preparation for conversion to SAP. Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: + Manage data mapping rules to ensure relevant data is extracted for conversion. + Extract legacy system data using Business Objects, PeopleSoft Query, Access DB and/or SQL scripts. + Develop methods for identifying data elements that are not SAP business ready and procedures for remediation. + Create and maintain cleansing documentation and procedures. + Troubleshoot data conversion issues. + Collaborate on cross-process data defects, documenting action items and discussion reports. Communicate the actions and next steps. + Execute ERP data load readiness, post load data validations and post load in-system validation checks. Basic Qualifications: + Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited university + Minimum of three (3) years of experience in a Procurement role in a private, public, government or military environment Preferred Qualifications: + Minimum of two (2) years of experience as a Procurement Systems Business Analyst + Experience with Business Objects reporting + Strong communication (oral/ written) and presentation skills and the ability to work well in a collaborative team environment. + Detail oriented, ability to be self-directed, and possess excellent problem-solving skills. + Experience with PeopleSoft and/or SAP + Experience with Microsoft Office Suite + Experience working in cross-functional teams Location: Maplewood, MN Travel: May include up to 5% Relocation: Is not authorized This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career. Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status) Learn more about 3M’s creative solutions to the world’s problems at or on Twitter @3M. 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. 3M Global Terms of Use and Privacy Statement Carefully read these Terms of Use before using this website. Your access to and use of this website and application for a job at 3M are conditioned on your acceptance and compliance with these terms. Please access the linked document by clicking here, select the country where you are applying for employment, and review. Before submitting your application you will be asked to confirm your agreement with the terms. 3M is science applied to life. At 3M, we are in your cell phone. We are in your car. We are at your doctor’s office. You are never more than 10 feet from a 3M product. 3M helps make it possible for many other companies to do what they do. At 3M, we produce a mind-bending 55,000 products. Our technology expertise started over 100 years ago with ceramics, turning minerals into sandpaper. This expertise has grown to span 46 technology platforms, with thousands of products and applications. Our scientists are experts at combining our core technologies to invent a surprising range of products. Our people and our products reshape the way we live our lives every day. From celebrating new ideas to uncovering fresh uses for tried and true products, 3M solves problems for people, for communities and customers around the world.