Purchase and Supply Management Interview

Interview a purchasing and supply management professional in a private or public organization (for example a purchasing and supply associate, buyer, data analyst, picker, manager, operations manager, Inventory planner, a Chief Purchasing Officer or any like title in the list found in Weeks 2, 3 or 4 in This Week in Business News).

Write a 3-5-page paper that describes:

      1. The line of business, mission, and goals of the organization he/she works for. Describe these briefly.
      2. The description of his/her job functions and job responsibilities, educational background, professional experiences, personal challenges, job achievement, and fulfillment.
      3. The operational and strategic objectives of the supply and purchasing department.
      4. How the above supply objectives align with the organizational mission and goals.

The format of the report is to be as follows:

      • Typed, double spaced, Times New Roman font (size 12), one-inch margins on all sides (APA format).
      • Use headers for each of the subjects being covered, followed by your response.
      • In addition to the three to five (3-5) pages required, a title page is to be included. The title page is to contain the title of the assignment, your name, the instructor’s name, the course title, and the date.