Marketing Communications Specialist


Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World

Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it’s equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 96,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.

Position Details

Marketing Communications Specialist
Twin Cities Metro
Maplewood, MN

The Impact You’ll Make in this Role

As a Marketing Communications Specialist for the 3M Health Care Business Group United States and Canada Marketing Center, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with a growth and global mindset that lives and breathes brand, customer experience, content, creative & communications strategy.

Here, you will make an impact by:

  • Leads area end-to-end communications plan development and execution focused on demand generation including communications, messaging, creative and content strategies for the United States and Canada area, staying aligned to global and area marketing programs
  • Leverages content performance and effectiveness metrics in addition to competitive, customer, market and brand health insights to inform communications strategies and tactics; tests, tracks, measures and optimizes effectiveness
  • Partners with functional partners, agencies and subject matter experts to collaboratively work on program tactics
  • Communicates with global and area counterparts to help drive successful program activation and outcomes for key area programs

Your Skills and Expertise

To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (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 marketing, marketing communications, corporate communications, advertising or public relations in a private, public, government or military environment

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:

  • Seven (7) years of marketing, marketing communications, corporate communications, advertising or public relations in a private, public, government or military environment 
  • Strong organization and prioritization skills are desired 
  • Strong collaboration and communications skills are desired 
  • Ability to translate technical language into storytelling communication 
  • Ability to translate strategic marketing plans into execution of detailed Marketing Communication Plan

Travel: May include up to 10% domestic travel

Relocation Assistance: May be authorized

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

Supporting Your Well-being

3M offers many programs to help you live your best life – both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.

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