3M is seeking a Marketing & Business Development Strategist Intern for the Strategy and Marketing Development (SMD) group located in Maplewood, MN starting summer 2018.
At 3M, inspiration happens daily. Here, science is how the magic happens. Except it’s not magic. It’s the right science applied the right way by the people of 3M. We are a leading global company, employing the best and brightest minds in the world to solve the toughest problems for our customers.
Here you can grow through challenging work, get involved in meaningful projects and receive great coaching from our leaders. Here, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.
About the Strategy and Marketing Development (SMD) Program:
3M’s SMD group provides internal consulting services to the company’s 25+ divisions. The department is comprised of experienced individuals from top-rated MBA programs who provide strategic marketing leadership, analytical thinking, strong project management skills, and a fresh perspective to every assignment.
This leadership development program offers team members the opportunity to contribute daily to the growth of 3M’s five business groups: Health Care, Industrial, Consumer, Safety & Graphics and Electronics & Energy. SMD strategists work closely with business development, marketing, sales, and technical personnel to address a variety of domestic and international business situations.
Project Areas include:
Marketing: market and product opportunity analysis, commercialization of new products, new product introduction process, pricing analysis, competitive analysis, segmentation, brand strategy, digital strategy, etc.
Strategy: corporate and divisional strategic planning, market platforms assessment, technology assessment, growth plans, strategy development, etc.
Business Development: business modeling, new business development processes, mergers & acquisitions strategy and planning, etc.
As a Marketing & Business Development Strategist Intern, your primary responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:
Leading and effectively managing projects end-to-end
Analyzing business data and making actionable recommendations for clients and division management
Building strong client relationships through effective interpersonal skills
Working both collaboratively and autonomously
Leading and participating on cross-functional teams, while managing both internal and external resources, such as research suppliers, advertising/creative agencies and other corporate resource groups
Navigating a large, matrixed organization
Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited university
Currently enrolled in an MBA program at an accredited university
Currently enrolled in an MBA program with an emphasis in marketing, finance, strategy, and/or general management
Minimum of a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (undergraduate degree)
Minimum of 3 years of full time work experience
Demonstrated leadership abilities and high ethical standards
Demonstrated interpersonal, communication, and team skills
Superior quantitative, analytical, problem-solving, project management, and presentation skills
Comfort with ambiguity in project work and a changing external environment
Location: Maplewood, MN
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic/international travel
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H1B status).
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magic happens. Except it’s not magic, it’s the right science
applied the right way by the people of 3M. Here, your ideas
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