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 from Humber 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. With your degree, you’ll have the potential to advance in your career within five to 10 years of graduating. If you prefer the academic life, you can use your Humber degree to pursue graduate studies in a related field.