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MASTÈRE SPÉCIALISÉ®Supply Chain Management and Purchasing



The programme


MS Supply Chain Management and Purchasing (Manager de la Chaîne Logistique et Achats)

Since 2003

On the Paris and Lille campuses: October and February intakes.
Taught mostly in French (25% in English). Work and study format (compatible with professional activity)

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This Mastère Spécialisé ® programme is:
  • Accredited by the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles

  • Certified by the RNCP Level 7 (Répertoire National des Certifications Professionnelles). This registration confirms recognition of the degree by the French state. 

Why choose this pro​gramme:​

This programme alternates weeks of classes with professionals at the forefront of their fields with paid internships in the area of your choice.
The programme is structured according to the "process" approach of the SCOR model (Supply Chain Operation Reference model) standard developed by the Supply Chain Council (SCC)
All the certifications, as well as the contributions from professional associations in this programme will help graduates gain recognition among national and international recruiters, making it a real asset for your career.

Professional Certifica​tions:

Preparation for B​ASICS of Supply Chain Management® from MGCM Academy; preparation for the Green Belt foundation level certification.


Links with pr​ofessional associations and research:

SKEMA is involved with: Supply Chain Council (SCOR), Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM), ASICS of Supply Chain Management® from MGCM Academy​, Compagnie des Dirigeants et Acheteurs de France (CDAF), The International Society of Logistics (SOLE), European Logistics Association (ELA), Society of American Value Engineering International (SAVE International), Project Management Institute PMI®, International Project Management Association (IPMA), APM Group (PRINCE2® and PM4Success), Project Management Association Japan (PMAJ), Major Projects Association (MPA), European Construction Institute (ECI), American Society for Quality (ASQ).

Programme objecti​ves:

  • ​Provide a foundation of knowledge, methods and tools that enable students to understand the different aspects of the supply chain and procurement.

  • Train international managers capable of generating innovation and sustainable performance in an increasingly complex environment.​


​Jobs and car​​eers:

Supply chain manager, international logistics manager, purchasing management, logistics manager, production manager, materials manager, buyer…

In-company projects and assignments:

  • ​Define purchasing strategies: sourcing, construction lines, drafting of tenders, negotiating prices and terms of purchase with international suppliers.

  • Control, analyse and optimise the supply chain flow, develop forecasts, manage the planning, managing physical distribution processes, improving performance. 

Among the recruiting companies for graduates of this MS:
Alcan, Assystem brime, Auchan, Bridgestone/Firestone, Cadbury, Cap gemini, Carrefour, Castorama, logistique (Kingfisher), Crédit Agricole, EDF-GDF, Framatome (Areva), IBM Global, Legrand, Lyonnaise Des Eaux, Nissan Europe, Nocibe Parfumerie, La Poste (national French post office), Quelle France, La Redoute, SNCF, 3 Suisses France...


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