• Logisticians
  • Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics
  • Logisticians analyze and coordinate an organization's supply chain, the process that moves a product from supplier to consumer. They manage the entire life cycle of a product, including how a product is obtained, distributed, assigned, and delivered.

What do they typically do

  • Direct the distribution of materials, supplies, and finished products
  • Develop business relationships with suppliers and customers
  • Work to understand customers' needs and how to meet them
  • Design strategies to minimize the cost or time required to move goods
  • Evaluate how well logistical processes work and identify areas for improvement
  • Propose improvements to management and customers
  • Report project plans, progress, and results
  • Protect and control privately owned materials like patented products

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