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Supply Chain Operations (Finance Planning & Inventory)

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Understand the use and benefits of costing, inventory and planning in supply chain processes.


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Course Objectives

Understand the use and benefits of costing, inventory and planning in supply chain processes.

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Dates on request.

In-House requests facilitated.

The course assists with aspects of integrating procurement into a larger supply chain, and managing the chain, end-to-end. It builds delegates’ understanding of the world of strategy, costing, inventory and planning in context of the supply chain operations.

You will learn

  • Different supply chain philosophies and integrating business and supply chain strategies., Introduction to the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) model., SCOR phases to approaching a project., Activity-based costing in logistics and how it differs from traditional costing methods., Key inventory management concepts and terms and a brief overview of how ERPs can manage inventory., To recognise customers' common inventory dysfunctions., The main purpose of sales and operations planning (S&OP): the different levels of planning and its positioning., The process and technology capabilities to ensure a best-in-class S&OP process in terms of performance., Understand the steps required to ensure executive buy in when implementing a S&OP process., Understand the common people alignment challenges that occur during a S&OP implementation.

Who should attend

  • Supply Chain Managers, Logistics supervisors, Operations Managers, Dispatching and receiving functions, Inventory Managers, Warehouse clerical functions, Book keepers and accountants


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