Have you thought about a career in supply chain management? Not sure what this is?
Dean Vella reviewed supply chain management career opportunities for Inbound Logistics with a description of the career path, specialization areas, and prospects for advancement. So what do supply chain professionals do? They keep goods and services flowing to the marketplace quickly, efficiently, and as cost effectively as possible. Mr. Vella indicates that the employment opportunities tend to fall into one of two general areas: planning or operations. The job titles then fall into one of several categories including forecasting, fulfillment, purchasing, storage and distribution, or customer service. He outlines skills required in this profession and discusses certifications available for this field. If a supply chain management career interests you, read more in Mr. Vella’s full article featured on Inbound Logistics.