At 3M‚ we know it's our people that make our company successful. We have prospered for more than 100 years not only by creating innovative technologies and products‚ but also by bringing out the best in our employees.
"The concept of a Self-Managed Career Development plan really drives me to succeed."
Product Sales Specialist
3M Saudi Arabia‚ Building and Commercial Services Division
3Mer since 2007
"I came to 3M with 10 years experience in sales and marketing. My experience and background helped position me well in the business role I had. I started in the Fire Barrier Business‚ moving to Occupational Health and Environmental Safety one of the biggest and fastest growing divisions within 3M.
3M is a company of innovative solutions‚ learning‚ development and most importantly an equal opportunity employer. I am glad to be a part of this diverse culture."
"The culture within 3M is ideal for self development as you are constantly exposed to diverse practices and educated through your job function."
3M Gulf‚ Corporate Marketing & Public Affairs
3Mer Since 2008
"I joined 3M as a marketer for one of our six major business units; Healthcare. This not only gave me hands on experience in the vast field of marketing; from event management to pricing‚ but also provided me with exposure to other areas such as logistics‚ finance and sales. My current role is in the Corporate Marketing & Communications division where I am involved in marketing activities on a corporate level. The diversity between the two roles has provided exciting challenges and has overall allowed me to grow not only professionally but personally as well."
"I was proud to be part of 3M from my first day with the company."
Sales and Marketing Coordinator
3M Saudi Arabia‚ Occupational Health and Environmental Safety Division
3Mer since 2006
"3M has an outstanding corporate reputation and is recognized as a credible‚ trusted employer in the community. I started my career in 3M at the Front Desk during which time 3M recognized my potential. Today I provide sales and marketing support to the OH&ESD in Saudi Arabia. The business environment in Saudi Arabia is very fast paced‚ due to which I need to think and act quickly. I enjoy these challenges and feel a valuable part of the team. I find the people in my team very encouraging which gives me the confidence to do my job even better.
3M offers a great balance between engaging work opportunities and a collaborative environment which makes my position here both challenging and enjoyable."
"I joined 3M because of its emphasis on development of its employees and the solid career path growth."
Sales Key Accounts
3M Gulf‚ Commercial Graphics Division
3Mer Since 2007
"I am currently working on developing the key accounts of 3M at the end-user level. My role consists mainly of tracking new opportunities then recommending products according to requirements‚ and directing end-users to the right channel. I work hand-in-hand with local sales and Business Development teams to achieve the yearly Operating Plan Quarter-by-Quarter while maintaining a healthy profitability.
My most rewarding experience working with 3M has been the opportunity to interact with various functions‚ namely: Local Business Development Managers‚ Technical Lab‚ Logistics & Inventory‚ and Finance."
"3M offers challenging‚ rewarding careers where employees are able to continuously learn‚ and improve their professional capabilities."
Country Business Leader - Gulf
Safety Security and Protection Services
3Mer since 1995
"What I like about 3M is the opportunity for career progression. My career with 3M started in the Telecom division;
I then moved to a different 3M business called Safety Security and Protection Services and next became the
Country Business Leader for Energy and Environment followed by the Business Development Manager for the Energy
Advanced Materials division. I am currently back in Safety Security and Protection Services as the Country Business Leader.
Working with 3M has given me global exposure and experience‚ which is both rewarding and motivating.
The international culture is rich and over the last 16 years‚ I have travelled thousands of miles
interacting with local teams in different countries who have always made me feel at home.
I enjoy the constant interaction with end users‚ great leadership from management and working hands on with customers which helps build strong business relationships."
"Adapting to different environments is part of any career and it is one of the ways I have found success in 3M."
Manager‚ Customer Service‚ Saudi Arabia
3M Gulf‚ Supply Chain
3Mer since 1997
"At 3M career possibilities seem endless. During the initial seven years I spent in Customer Service‚ I worked with the six main divisions which enabled me to understand the intricacies of each business and the complexities of 3M products. This knowledge allowed me to move to the Industrial and Transportation business‚ where I handled a Marketing role for 3 years.
The opportunity then arose almost four years ago to move to Saudi Arabia as Customer Service Manager. Being positioned in Saudi Arabia has given me and my family many new life experiences and I have developed both professionally and personally. I look forward to facing new challenges every day‚ and thoroughly enjoy the relationships with our customers‚ team members‚ service providers and peer colleagues in the Gulf and at SOS."
"You want to be part of it, feel it, experience it and be committed to it...like the decision that I took 14 years back!"
Area Leader - Middle East & Africa
Strategic Planning, M&A and Marketing Excellence
3M Gulf is a place, where diversity can be seen at its best, learning & development will enrich your knowledge, no matter how many years of experience you have put in; your challenges would keep you on your toes, provides an excellent platform for broadening your horizon/career and a company that will continue to thrive for innovation and harness the chain reaction of new ideas.
"Even across countries, 3M's corporate values are not compromised"
Supervisor Customer Service
Supply Chain -Operations
3Mer since 1998
I started my career with 3M India and due to family commitments moved to Dubai.
I was keen to join 3M Gulf as I was aware of the high degree of corporate values and
the culture within the Organization. 3M being an ethically and law abiding Multinational
has changed my thought process in all aspects of decision making. There is also an
added advantage of being part of a work culture involving various cultures and nationalities of fellow employees.
On the job training front, is like being part of an elite University with a sharp learning curve which
has been extremely fulfilling on a professional level. The entire 3M experience over the years has
been wholesome and has been an integral part of my growth.
"I am constantly motivated by the endless opportunities that are available to 3Mers"
Area Leader - Interactive Marketing - MEA
3M Gulf Ltd, Marketing Excellence Middle East & Africa
3Mer since 2009
I joined 3M Gulf in 2009 and from the beginning sensed a real opportunity for growth both professionally and personally in this constantly evolving multinational company. I was right! The entrepreneurship spirit within 3M Gulf offers the freedom to progress and grow in new ways with collaboration, support, guidance and development opportunities from experienced and talented 3Mers in Middle East Africa and worldwide.
3M Gulf is a very fast paced, multi-cultural and interesting environment. I am constantly learning and improving my knowledge in both my own discipline and across diverse industries, businesses and products. The experiences I have gained in my time with 3M Gulf to date have been invaluable and I am very proud to be part of this 3M Gulf team!
"3M's culture provides a great base for personal and professional growth"
3Mer since 1998
3M as an organization is very strong on ethics and compliance. I as an employee am proud to be part of a company where there is zero tolerance for non compliance and unethical practices.
3M provides an excellent platform to leverage strength and enhance skills needed to broaden career aspirations. The excellent work atmosphere and employee empowerment makes 3M a great place to work at.
"3M's diverse business units provides limitless education"
Strategic Planning and Marketing Excellence - MEA region
3Mer since 2010
3M offers the greatest learning atmosphere and the best rewarding environment to its employees. Due to its diversity, exposure has no boundaries.