A Day in the Life of a Logistics Planner

Title: Logistics Planner
Education: Bachelor of business administration
Experience: Less than 1 year

The logistics or materials planner coordinates the movements of raw materials and parts inventory with production cycles. The job is a typical entry-level function and leads roles within materials management and logistics. “This job gives me a chance to break into supply chain management,” says an insider. “I like working with real products and making things, which makes this job fun for me.”