Skin ADV

Supply Chain Glossary

Glossary  >  V  >  Value Chain  


 

Value Chain


Source: Procurement Glossary
Author: Paul Rogers
Institute: CIPS - UK

Courtesy of


 

A value chain can be conceived at two levels: first, at the level of the firm, the value chain is a series of primary and support activities that acquire and process inputs I order to create value.  Second, at an industry level, the value chain describes the linkages between the different firms operating in the same supply chain.  Its significance for procurement and supply chain management is not limited to the fact that it proposes that participants in the same supply chain are united in a common value stream.  The value chain also identifies inbound and outbound logistics as primary activities in creating value for the enterprise.  Value chain analysis implies a review of the organisation’s key activities to identify opportunities to increase margins through a focus on a range of cost drivers.  See also Costing, Activity Based.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Job Opportunities
 
Strategischer Einkäufer (m/w/d)
     
     Coburg  -  PERM  -  Hays

Projekt- und Beratungsleister im indirekten Einkauf (m/w/d)
     
     Hamburg  -  PERM  -  Hays

Sachbearbeiter Versand/Logistik (m/w/d)
     
     Oberhausen  -  PERM  -  Hays

Sachbearbeiter Einkauf (m/w/d)
     
     Bayreuth  -  PERM  -  Hays

Einkäufer (m/w/d)
     
     Schwerin  -  PERM  -  Hays

Experte Einkauf (m/w/d)
     
     Geislingen  -  PERM  -  Hays

Procurement manager (F/M) NGO Temp
     
     Geneva  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Manager
     
     Zürich  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Strategischer Einkäufer im Großprojekteinkauf (m/w/d)
     
     Köln  -  PERM  -  Hays

Technischer Einkäufer eProcurement (m/w/d)
     
     Wiesbaden  -  PERM  -  Hays

Technischer (Projekt-) Einkäufer Bekleidungstechnik (m/w/d)
     
     Wiesbaden  -  PERM  -  Hays

Einkäufer PSA / Arbeitsschutz (m/w/d)
     
     Wiesbaden  -  PERM  -  Hays

Sourcing Manager - Logistics
     
     United Kingdom  -  Greater Manchester  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

VP Logistics and Fulfilment Technology
     
     United Kingdom  -  International  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistics 3PL Commercial and Account Manager - Leading UK Retailer - Northampton
     
     United Kingdom  -  Northampton  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

 

Supply chain E-learning



Explore available supply chain e-learning modules by language and academy



News & Trends
 

Last update 0

   Source:   - 



Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Maximum safety and reliability and reducing the costs for our customers at the same time: we are able to offer the chemical industry an extensive range of chemical logistics services that hardly any other logistics specialist can match. It is our goal to harmonise our services with your specifications in s...


Education
 

Resources
 
Tudor Rose International increases productivity through integrated SCM platform ASSIST4

Tudor Rose International is Europe’s leading export market management company specialising in building brands around the world. In business for nearly 30 years, the innovative company mastered an ambitious IT mo...

Five Essential Elements that Transform Transportation Management

Superior transportation management planning is characterized by optimized planning, proactive carrier management, improved visibility, and comprehensive control over operations and freight accounting. This white paper ex...