Why this programme?

After this ‘Supply Chain Finance’ programme, you will:

  • Work with results from Activity-Based-Costing, Cost-to-Serve and Cost of Goods Sold analyses and present the outcomes to your management
  • Know how inventories and (customer/supplier) payment terms impact your company’s working capital need and other financial performance metrics such as Return on Assets or Return on Capital Employed
  • Segment customers based on their profitability, and improve distribution channels to these customers
  • Evaluate and rationalise product portfolio’s and develop skills in product pricing and revenue analysis
  • Learn about financial modeling to support key decisions in the area of Operations or Supply Chain Management, e.g. changes in production capacity, changes in the production process, changes in technology, plant rationalisation programmes, et cetera.
  • Reap the benefits available through effectively managed distribution channels and evaluate your Total Landed Cost
  • Integrate views from operations, supply chain, finance and marketing/sales and develop a realistic and executable action plan

You will apply methods, tools and knowledge to an intensive real-life case study. Moreover, you will learn from the latest research on operational finance and controlling, and walk away with a perspective on supply chain finance trends so you can anticipate upcoming challenges.

 

Drive real change in your organisation

A learning experience with real impact on your operations? A management programme tailored to the specific needs of your business? Contact us and discover how we can design and deliver customised programmes for your team that add genuine value to your organisation.

Need help?

Contact our Programme Advisor
Programme Advisor
Tel + 32 9 210 98 84
[email protected]
Find the programme most relevant for you!

Our programme finder allows you to find the management programme that best fits your needs.

Find a Programme

Meet Us

Info Sessions & Open Days
24 Oct
Vlerick Experience Day
Category: General Info Sessions

15 Nov
Drop In on our Leuven Campus
Category: General Info Sessions

04 Dec
Drop In on our Brussels Campus
Category: General Info Sessions

No. 1 for Executive Education

Related Articles

  1. Local Speed Factories: when the need for speed is vital

    In the 1990s, Adidas moved its entire production to low-wage countries in Asia, but in 2015 it re-opened highly automated Speed Factories in Germany and recently also in the US. These factories are only responsible for a few per cent of Adidas’ total yearly production, but they guarantee extra short delivery times. Why are Adidas and other companies moving a small share of their manufacturing activities back home? Professor Robert Boute and some of his colleagues developed a unique algorithm to answer this question.
  2. Data-driven project management in clear language

    Professor Mario Vanhoucke has eight academic books to his name. But his latest title, The Data-Driven Project Manager, is written in the form of a story. It follows Emily Reed – a young project manager who uses data to make decisions. The characters and dialogues are all based on real people and Mario’s years of professional experience.
All articles

Accreditations
& Rankings

Equis Association of MBAs AACSB Financial Times