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Supply Chain Management

Obtaining a degree in Supply Chain Management? Check out current industry news, labor market insights, job/internship opportunities, and more for your pathway!

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Common Job Titles of Walton College Graduates

  • Associate Solutions Consultant
  • Business Development Associate
  • Fleet Manager / Supervisor
  • Freight Broker
  • Inventory Accounting Specialist
  • Inventory Planner
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Manager
  • Logistics Coordinator
  • Merchandising Operations Analyst
  • Operations Analyst
  • Procurement Manager / Analyst
  • Replenishment Analyst
  • Shipping Coordinator
  • Transportation Coordinator
  • Warehouse Manager

*Information Sourced from 2021-2023 FDS Survey Responses

Key Terms for Job Searching

  • Supply Chain Analyst
  • Logistics Coordinator
  • Procurement Specialist
  • Inventory Planner
  • Operations Manager
  • Supply Chain Consultant
  • Demand Planner
  • Materials Manager
  • Warehouse Manager
  • Supplier Relationship Manager
  • Distribution Manager
  • Purchasing Agent
  • Production Planner

Key Terms for Entry-Level Job Searching

  • Specialist
  • Consultant
  • Assistant
  • Coordinator
  • Associate
  • Analyst


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First, choose an industry of interest, then filter for occupation. (If you'd like to see data for a specific location only, filter by state.)

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Fayetteville, AR 72701

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