Supply Chain and Operations: Careers & Job Skills

Learn About Career Opportunities and Job Skills Needed in the Supply Chain Industry

If you’re considering or beginning a career in supply chain management, you may find it a bit overwhelming to gain a comprehensive understanding of the myriad of paths to choose from within supply chain careers – and ultimately decide where to build your career.

What you’ll learn

  • Learn about careers in Supply Chain and Operations.
  • Learn about the roles and skills needed in the supply chain industry.
  • How to transition into a supply chain position.
  • Explore different types of supply chain jobs.
  • Knowledge and skills needed for a supply chain job.
  • How to use resources for building a career roadmap in supply chain management..

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 2 lectures • 4min.
  • Traditional Supply Chain Careers –> 13 lectures • 35min.
  • Getting a job –> 6 lectures • 16min.

Supply Chain and Operations: Careers & Job Skills

Requirements

  • no prior skills or experience needed to take this course.

If you’re considering or beginning a career in supply chain management, you may find it a bit overwhelming to gain a comprehensive understanding of the myriad of paths to choose from within supply chain careers – and ultimately decide where to build your career.

This course will help you understand the roles, skills, and networking opportunities available, so you can get a job and prepare for a future in this lucrative and diverse field.

In this course we will go over positions in inventory management, transportation, material handling, sourcing, purchasing, manufacturing, engineering, IT, robotics, HR, and more. This course will help you set career goals and build your skills.

By the end of this course you will have a good understanding of careers in supply chain and if it is right for you.

The people who plan, manage, and run the supply chain are critical to a company’s success.

Supply chain management is a good fit for those interested in a career path that will place them in a key position in a company with the potential to advance to higher-level management positions

This course explores what a supply chain manager does and reviews careers in supply chain industry, as well as careers that benefit from supply chain education and training.