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Customer Events Specialist, 3M Marketing & Sales
3M Companies
St. Paul, MN     
Job Description:

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 Event Specialist for the 3M Marketing-Sales team located in Maplewood, Minnesota.

Job Summary:
The person hired for the position of Customer Event Specialist will…
Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
* Adapts differing techniques and methods to deal with variations in work conditions and operations to solve complex problems. Assists with key milestones and business initiatives.
* Collaborates with management to determine priorities and timetables, assigns resources/tasks and may provide performance feedback on team members. Accountable for the activities and results of assigned programs.
* Handles non-routine and difficult inquires where the solution is not immediately apparent. Develops solutions for multi-faceted, interrelated, and complicated problems. Most complex problem solving may require conceptual thinking to assess options, making decisions by applying extensive experience and knowledge of related and non-related precedents, practices and policies to solve significantly different problems.
* Responsible for determining best approach for system design and implementation to improve events and result in policy compliance.
* Supports team in recommendations to improve customer events.
* Participates in defining standards for evaluations
* Applies expert knowledge and extensive experience to deal with variations in work conditions and operations to solve complex and diverse problems.
* Responsible for collecting all customer sales data to present to 3M executives along with providing event feedback to management.
* Leads numerous aspects in event planning.
* Create effective PowerPoint slides to show event metrics.
* Actively participates in relevant corporate programs/ initiatives, complies with professional and quality standards, complies with corporate policies and procedures, and acts in a manner consistent with 3M's values and ethical standards.

Basic Qualifications:
* Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited university
* Minimum of six (6) years of event experience
* Experience in marketing

Preferred Qualifications:
* Knowledge in PowerPoint, Excel and Publisher
* Interpersonal/ people skills
* Flexibility
* Organizational skills
* Eye for detail
* Enthusiasm and passion
* Time management skills

Location: Maplewood, MN
Travel: May include up 10% domestic travel
Relocation: Is not authorized

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 or @3MNewsroom.

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