Alternative Job Titles
Senior Analyst, Director of Supply Chain Engineering, Senior Operations Analyst, Supply/Demand Planning Program Manager
Supply Chain Manager coordinate and manage the production, transportation, and delivery of goods and products, and oversee inventory control, purchasing, and product development. These professionals analyze the production process and make recommendations to improve the efficiency of the workflow and quality of the products while cutting costs. Lastly, Supply Chain Managers ensure that there are sufficient materials and supplies on hand for production and that there is sufficient inventory to meet customers’ demands.
Required Skills & Abilities
Typical Salary$81,000 - $125,100
- Master's degree sometimes preferred
- Coursework in Transportation, Logistics/Supply Chain Management, Operations Research, Math, Industrial Engineering, Business Administration, or quantitative field