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Supply Chain Fundamentals: Supply Management and Procurement

Georgia Institute of Technology

12 months
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350 USD/year
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About

This Supply Chain Fundamentals: Supply Management and Procurement course from Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) prepares students in the basics of supply management and procurement operations and the role of procurement within an organization’s overall supply chain.

Overview

You will discover the key elements of sourcing and procurement, including strategic sourcing, supplier management, negotiations, contract development, and supplier identification and evaluation, as well as the importance of cross-functional collaboration.

Who Should Attend

The Supply Chain Fundamentals: Supply Management and Procurement course at the Georgia Institute of Technology is designed for individuals working in or interested in working in the procurement and sourcing space. Other individuals working in the supply chain can also benefit. Typical titles include sourcing analysts, supervisors, managers; procurement analysts, supervisors, managers, agents, clerks, specialists, contract development personnel, senior buyers, buyers/planners, purchasing analysts, and supply planners.

How You Will Benefit

  • Describe the key steps carried out in managing the procurement process.
  • Understand the key supplier evaluation practices.
  • Appreciate the need for identifying and evaluating global suppliers.
  • Appreciate the important role that power, tactics, and concessions play in negotiations.
  • Describe the key forms of documentation used in procurement.
  • Discuss the key roles or positions in procurement organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Supply Management And Procurement Overview
  • Strategic Sourcing
  • Supplier Identification And Evaluation
  • Supplier Negotiation And Contracting
  • Procurement Execution
  • Supplier Management
  • Procurement Organizations And Roles
  • Application Of Laws And Ethics In Procurement

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Materials Required

  • Computer with speakers to access online content
Important Course Information

This is a self-paced online course. Students may register any time before the published registration deadline and will have access to the course through the published "Access Ends" date.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 350 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 350 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Funding

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