COURSE NAME:Integrated Supply Chain Management


 24-11-2019  28-11-2019  Riyadh/Saudi Arabia Register
  • Since its inception in the early 1990's, the field of supply chain management has become tremendously important to companies in an increasingly competitive global marketplace. The term supply chain refers to the entire network of companies that work together to design, produce, deliver, and service products. In the past, companies focused primarily on manufacturing and quality improvements within their four walls; now their efforts extend beyond those walls to encompass the entire supply chain.
  • Why do this? Most of the gains achievable from an internal focus have been realized, while the opportunities that exist through cooperation and collaboration are the new frontier! This course will take you through key elements of supply chain management and provide a background for the concepts covered in full-length modules.
  • The broad objective is to provide participants with conceptual tools and analytical frameworks to lead and deal with the challenges faced by logistics and supply chain executives.
  • The course focuses on strengthening the participants' understanding of the complexities and analytics oflogisticsand supply chains and on developing effective operational strategies.
  • It strives to develop the participants' ability to evaluate a firm’s strategy, to formulate managerial policies to guide operations and to expand management focus to a global perspective.

Part One:


  •        Understanding, what Logistics and the Supply Chain are about?

Definitions of logistics and Supply Chain management.

  • Logistics costs components & effects on return on investment (ROI).
  • The interrelations and connections of Buying, Making, Moving, and Selling activities.
  • History and the development.
  • A view of the future.


Part Two:


  • Key Aspects of Supply Chain Management:
  • The cost/service balance.
  •  Customer service principles.
  •  Lead times throughout the supply chain.
  •  Adding value.
  •  Production options/changes.
  •  Trade off principles & opportunities.


Part Three:


  • ·        The Benefits of adopting a Supply Chain approach:
    • Understanding the sub functional conflicts.
    • Benefits within and between functions taking a supply chain view of total acquisition costs.
    • Accepting that competitive advantage comes from the Supply Chain.
  • ·        Why a Supply Chain approach will change traditional ways?
    • Looking at demand amplifications, and the "Forester" effect,
    • Appreciating the effects of uncertainty and unresponsiveness.
    • Seeing how we currently manage the supply chain.
    • Changing the way we manage the Supply Chain for effectiveness.


Part Four:


  • ·        Impacts to the Supplier/Customer relationships:
    • A practical effect on lot sizes/order quantities.
    • Reducing costs.
    • Sharing developments.
    • Eliminating internal and external barriers.
    • Interfacing versus integrating relationships.
    • Role of forecast in supply chain.
    • Case Studies.


Part Five:


  • ·        Implementing a Logistics/Supply Chain management approach:
    • The changes needed with suppliers and customers.
    • The changes need to internal organization and management practices.
    • Potential action needed.
    • Guarding against futures of higher stock levels and competition gains.
    • Breaking down traditional silo/closed management.






This course is especially recommended for Directors, Heads of Department, Staff Officers, Managers and Analysts responsible for:


  • Logistics Operations & Support.
  • Supply Chain Management.
  • Procurement, Acquisition & Sourcing.
  • Contracting.
  • Transportation & Fleet Management.
  • Material, Inventory & Resource Support.
  • Product Lifecycle Management.
  • Logistics Planning & Policy.
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