Supply Chain Managers
Also called: Global Supply Chain Director, Supply Chain Director, Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain Vice President
In the Air Force: Contracting; Contracting Apprentice; Contracting Helper; Contracting Superintendent; Medical Materiel Apprentice; Medical Materiel Helper; Medical Materiel Journeyman; Traffic Management; Traffic Management Craftsman; Traffic Management Journeyman
In the Army: Acquisition, Logistics and Technology (ALandT) Contracting NCO
In the Coast Guard: Contracting; Medical Materiel; Traffic Management
In the Marine Corps: Acquisition, Logistics and Technology (ALandT) Contracting NCO; Contracting Apprentice; Contracting Helper; Contracting Superintendent; Distribution Management Specialist; Medical Materiel Craftsman; Medical Materiel Journeyman; Medical Materiel Superintendent; Traffic Management Craftsman; Traffic Management Journeyman; Traffic Management Superintendent
- Confer with supply chain planners to forecast demand or create supply plans that ensure availability of materials or products.
- Monitor forecasts and quotas to identify changes or to determine their effect on supply chain activities.
- Define performance metrics for measurement, comparison, or evaluation of supply chain factors, such as product cost or quality.
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
Arts and Humanities
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Materials requirements planning logistics and supply chain software
Electronic mail software
Enterprise resource planning ERP software