ESEM Executive Courses and Short Programmes
Operations and Agile Project Management

Operations and Agile Project Management

The science and art of operations in the digital age.

  • Design and build resilient supply chains 
  • Essential skills for managing operations and supply chains
  • A programme designed to make an instant difference

Key benefits

  1. Learn how to manage procurement, inventory, capacity, demand, and quality.
  2. Gain insights into collaborating with partners across the entire supply chains ecosystem.
  3. Gather the knowledge and skills necessary to optimise your organisation’s operations and ensure customer satisfaction.
  4. Learn the importance of effective coordination of people, technology, information, and materials.

Programme overview

Effective coordination of people, technology, information, and materials is a vital challenge for every organisation striving to achieve its goals. Operations and supply chains management is the field of expertise that combines the scientific and artistic approaches to design and implement processes responsible for creating and delivering the goods or services offered by the organisation.

This programme offers a comprehensive overview of essential concepts and techniques for managing procurement, sourcing, and inventory, as well as capacity, demand, and quality management. You will gain insights into collaborating with partners across the entire supply chains ecosystem, enabling you to optimise your organisation’s operations and ensure customer satisfaction.

This programme provides a comprehensive overview of the essential concepts and techniques necessary for managing operations and supply chains, including procurement, sourcing, inventory, capacity, demand, quality, and collaboration with partners across the entire supply chains ecosystem.

The Difference - ESEM - business school
A novel, personalised and continuous learning path.

Topics covered

  • Operations and supply chain strategy
  • Translating business strategy into operations
  • Innovation and design across product, production, process
  • Designing and managing efficient and resilient supply chains
  • Lean concept and application
  • Technology-enabled operations and supply chains
  • Supply chain finance
  • Sustainability in operations
  • Agile project management

Who it is for

Managers who need deeper understanding of operations and supply chains function and processes. Experienced managers and leaders can benefit from the programme if they are aspiring to executive roles. The programme also brings a value to business owners with ambitious aspirations to scale up their business.

A Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of managerial experience is a minimum requirement.

Unique ESEM learning experience

The ESEM method guides you from academic knowledge to practical implementation, by combining three fundamental stages of learning:

  • Hybrid pre-work and pre-reading
  • Dynamic class activities
  • Practical real-life project work

On this learning path, you are supported by dedicated personal mentoring and by world-class professors and business experts. You will be able to implement your learnings by actively working with your class peers in a dynamic setting and in small group discussions and finally implementing the knowledge in a real-life project, designed to have maximum impact for you and your organisation.

Admissions & Fees

The selection process is designed to identify talented professionals from a wide range of academic and business backgrounds.

For entry in the programme you should:

  • Have minimum 4 years of people leadership experience
  • Have good competency in English
  • Hold a university degree

Fees

The fee for the programme is 2.500 EUR

Register for the programme

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