The supply chain sector is expanding rapidly in Canada and an educated workforce is recognized as vital to every successful company’s strategy. Supply chain expertise helps companies manage goods and services locally and around the globe.
Humber Supply Chain Management graduates are exposed to skills that businesses rely on including training using SAP software. Potential career opportunities include operations planner, purchasing agent, supply chain analyst, business process analyst and warehouse, transportation and logistics co-ordinator’s positions in major Canadian companies. Graduates often find themselves in middle-management positions within five to seven years of graduation.
Managing supply chain costs helps companies operate more effectively. The Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council’s 2012 Human Resources (HR) Study Update estimates the sector “will need to recruit 65,979 individuals on an annual basis to accommodate demand growth.”
Employers of recent Supply Chain Management graduates include Canadian Tire Corporation, UPS, Xerox, Suncor, Johnson & Johnson, Walmart, Loblaw, Sobeys, Shoppers Drug Mart, Nestlé, SCI and Sleep Country Canada.
Professional Accreditation, Endorsement and Recognition
This program is accredited by the Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council (CSCSC). As a SAP University Alliances member school, Humber gains access to the SAP Business Suite family of solutions, including SAP ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning). This comprehensive business software suite supports business, engineering, and information technology programs, enabling students to put classroom theory into practice through demonstrations, exercises and problem solving, case studies, and research programs.
Our Industry Partnerships
Humber is a member of the SAP University Alliance. We interact with industry associations on a regular basis. Speakers from American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS), Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) and Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association (CIFFA) present their respective organizations to Humber’s Supply Chain Management students. Our students are offered discounted memberships to several associations.