The Navy’s Supply Corp Officers are a highly trained, specialized team of professionals performing executive level duties in supply chain management, acquisition and contracting, material logistics, physical distribution, financial management and operations research.
As a Supply Corps Officer, you’ll quickly attain management experience in a broad range of business and logistics disciplines, which are essential to ensuring successful naval missions. During your career, you could serve aboard a navy ship, in an expeditionary environment, or ashore – almost anywhere in the world.
Some of your day to day jobs include:
Analyze the demand for supplies and forecast future needs
Manage the inspection, shipping, handling, and packaging of supplies and equipment
Direct personnel who receive inventory and issue supplies and equipment
Evaluate bids and proposals submitted by potential suppliers
Study ways to use space and distribute supplies efficiently
Determine the fastest, most economic way to transport cargo or personnel
Oversee the handling of special items, such as medicine and explosives