What Do Director, Supply Chain Managements Do?
A director of supply chain management manages and organizes all activities related to the products and goods that a business maintains and supplies to its customers. The supply chain manager's role begins with identifying resources and materials and ends with the purchase of goods by customers; it includes steps such as acquisition of the product, production, and distribution.
Directors of supply chain management are in charge of a critical part of the business. They must effectively work to f…Read more
- Work to develop efficient, cost-effective supply chain strategies and manage company inventory.
- Adapt supply chain to deal with changes in the market and suppliers.
- Manage relations with vendors, communicating requirements such as quantity, delivery times, and quality.
- Oversee analysis of supply chain effectiveness, vendor risk, and vendor performance.