Where Can My Supply Chain Career Take Me?

BY GARY MARION , Updated November 19, 2018

 

The supply chain career path has evolved. A supply chain isn’t just purchasing, and if you’re working as a buyer, purchasing agent or purchasing manager, you’ll have a unique view of your company’s or industry’s career opportunities.

With supply chain’s critical role in today’s global business environment, the supply chain professional is no longer just the “purchasing guy” or “purchasing gal.”

Supply chain roles and responsibilities encompass a broad array of business functions.

Business functions such as:

Demand Planning
Inventory Control
Customer Service/Fulfillment
Logistics
Freight
Warehousing
Production Planning
Purchasing
Sourcing
Supplier Management
Supplier Engineering

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