LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

Supply chain management (SCM) is the oversight of materials, information, and finances as they move in a process from supplier to manufacturer to wholesaler to retailer to consumer. Supply chain management involves coordinating and integrating these flows both within and among companies.

  • Responsibilities of New Managers
  • Understanding Key Supply Chain Management Processes
  • Forecasting and Aggregate Planning in Supply Chain
  • Pricing and Negotiation Management
  • Strategic Inventory Management
  • Outsourcing/Partnership
  • Performance Measurement in Supply Chain
  • Understanding Major Challenges to Effective Supply Chain Management

At the end of this training, participants will;

  • Be familiar with the basics of purchasing and the purchasing environment in the private sector.
  • Have an understanding of the various approaches, tools, and strategies used in negotiations.
  • Learn the basics of entrepreneurship.
  • Understand the basics of marketing management and the strategies involved in developing a marketing plan
  • Become aware of the basic subjects in the field of price and cost analysis from a purchasing and production perspective
  • Be able to promote recognition and acceptance of professional status for certified people involved in purchasing and supply chain operations among other areas of business management.
  • Be able to develop performance standards and operational guidelines; which can improve the efficiency and effectiveness of purchasing and supply chain.
  • Be able to develop and live by a code of ethical standards for purchasing and supply chain operations under which modern business practices might be more clearly understood and favorably accepted by the public in general.