Learn to manage all activities related to the acquisition and management of resources for an organization using data analytics, relationship management, and assessment of global sourcing. As part of the Rutgers Stackable Business Innovation Program (rSBI), the Global Procurement Management Concentration is stackable with the following master's programs: Master of Supply Chain Analytics, MS in Healthcare Analytics and Intelligence, MS in Supply Chain Management, MBA.
Procurement involves identifying and agreeing to terms for the acquisition of goods, services, or works from an external source, often via a competitive bidding process. involving constrained decision making and economic analysis. This concentration will present both academic foundations and real-life applications designed to ensure successful procurement operations. It further presents the causes, assessment of organization vulnerability, and strategies for managing supply chain disruptions. It explores the area of Business Continuity and Risk Management comprehensively to provide for organizational resilience. Particular emphasis is placed on assessing threats, which may lead to disastrous events, evaluating control alternatives, and implementing strategies. Practical solutions to enable an organization to mitigate risk, manage crisis, and recover after a disaster are explored.
You can take the course listed below as individual classes or as stackable courses towards the completion of a concentration.
The concentration and courses are offered by the Supply Chain Management Department
Sample Relevant Careers: Procurement Officer, Buyer, Supply Chain Manager, Operations Manager