Updated: Apr 6
SC managers have strategic responsibility but also control many of the everyday functions of a business or organization. They oversee and manage goods used at the facility such as sales merchandise, inventory or production materials. SC and operations managers also authorize and approve vendors and contract services at different locations worldwide.
Supply Chain is everywhere! SC specialists should obtain different qualifications since SC is multi-disciplinary in its nature. There are many skills and attributes which are important for SC and operations managers to succeed in the operations environment. Those are:
Supply chain is the new business performance improvement effort of choice, and for good reason as the results are proving. It is the umbrella process under which a firm can merge the best of its previous continuous improvement efforts to gain the next level of better performance and customer satisfaction.
Eliminating the mistakes, dealing with the pitfalls, battling the barriers, and braving the criticism cast by the non-believers include art and science. It becomes the means of leading the pack or forever being a follower. A hard and experienced look at the art of developing meaningful supply chain collaboration and the science of using technology to enable the resulting systems.
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