Professional Development Matrix

Professional Milestone Accomplishments and Competencies

TARGET EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree beneficial
  • 10+ years of supply chain, analytics, logistics, materials management, finance, operations experience

DESIRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL SETS

  • Ability to benchmark performance against best in class peers
  • Process improvement and efficiency
  • Demonstrated knowledge of supply chain processes
  • Political acumen to drive change and improvement
  • Financial analysis and forecasting
  • Ability to set goals, develop plans to achieve goals, and inspire others to accomplish goals
  • Ability to make decisions based on empirical information and evidence
  • Understanding of the health care field and supply chain’s role in delivering high quality care
  • Comprehension of how the various supply chain functions interact and are interdependent
  • Excellent communicator both verbally, in writing, and in presentation

BEHAVIORAL COMPETENCY/QUALITIES

  • Adaptable
  • Skilled communicator across multiple levels of an organization
  • Able to motivate people to excellence
  • Able to identify and cultivate values
  • Able to mentor others to continuously advance and develop
  • Compliance oriented
  • Able to build consensus across diverse and potentially unaligned groups

CONTINUING EDUCATION

NETWORKING GOALS

  • Active participation in professional memberships (AHRMM, ACHE, ISM)
  • Volunteer work/community involvement
  • Presentations at professional organizations and conferences
  • AHRMM Affiliated Chapter participation

SAMPLE POSITIONS*

  • Supply Chain Director, Assistant Administrator, Value Analysis Director, Strategic Sourcing
  • Military Equivalent: Regional Director of Logistics, Director of Logistics (MEDCEN, MEDDAC)

*AHRMM recognizes that there is diversity in titling. These qualifications may match to a different title in your organization.