Profit pressures have caused many companies to relocate large parts of their operations to different parts of the globe. Growth pressures have pushed them to pursue market entry strategies in new countries. The challenges and opportunities of globalization have resulted in longer and more complex supply chains. As the scale and complexity of supply chains has increased, so has the need for skilled professionals who are able to manage worldwide. Anyone seeking a global career should consider a specialization in supply chain management.
This webinar features Jake Barr, Global Director for Supply Network Operations at Procter & Gamble. P&G is known around the world for numerous billion-dollar brands and has operations spanning 80 countries. Mr. Barr will discuss the kinds of education, skills, and experience global companies are seeking in future employees. You can also hear what advice he would give to someone interested in a global career in supply chain.