Supply Chain Management

In addition to foundational supply chain management and business function knowledge, employers expect the following skills and attributes:

  • Ethical Behaviour
  • Strategic Vision Change
  • Management
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Strategic Planning
  • Relationship Management
  • Decision-Making
  • Consultation
  • Process Management
  • Communications

Supply chain management (SCM) offers a diverse and rewarding career. SCM professionals now occupy a range of influential positions across organizations. Those in the field work in procurement, operations, logistics, transportation and trade, as well as consulting and senior management. Fortune 500 companies, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), governments at all levels, other public sector institutions and non-profit bodies all employ supply chain management professionals.