In today’s hyper-competitive marketplace, operating as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible is critical. Because supply chain cost represents the majority of the cost of goods/services sold, knowledge of supply chain management is a top priority for employers. Top Canadian and international companies, such as Walmart, Toyota, Apple, Loblaw and BlackBerry use their supply chains as a main competitive advantage to gain market share and profit.
Supply chain management involves co-ordinating an entire network of companies and business processes across the globe to ensure that products are designed, produced, delivered and serviced smoothly and effectively.
Your Bachelor of Commerce – Supply Chain Management degree will prepare you to pursue a variety of careers, including:
– analyst of information systems and processes
– logistics specialist
– order manager
– manufacturing planner and controller
– sales forecaster
– specialist in purchasing/procurement, warehousing, transportation, production/quality and planning.
As a graduate, you will be in high demand in industries such as consumer packaged goods, pharmaceutical products, service businesses, manufacturing, high-tech, automotive, retail and transportation. If you prefer the academic life, you can use your Humber degree to pursue graduate studies in a related field.