Certificate in Office Administration
LOGISTICS AND MATERIALS MANAGEMENT
Chapter No
Topics
1
MATERIALS MANAGEMENT
  • Introduction
  • Management in Relation to Materials
  • Areas of Materials Management
  • Importance of Materials Management

2
Logistics Management
  • Importance

3
Purchasing
  • Purchasing as a Business Function
  • Objectives of Purchasing
  • The Principles of Right Purchasing
  • Determining the Purchase Price

4
Sources Of Supply,
  • Factor for Guiding the Selection
  • Tender
  • Determinants of Purchase Price

5
Inventory
  • Raw materials Inventory
  • Stores and Spares
  • Work-in-Process Inventory
  • Finished Goods Inventory
  • Inventory Management

6
Product Planning
  • Aspects of product management
  • Product Planning
  • Product Initiation Phase
  • Design and Plan Phase

7
Transportation
  • Introduction
  • Freight Transport

8
Purchasing Policies and Practices
  • Steps involved in the process of purchasing
  • Purchasing and Contracting Procedures
  • Tenure of Relationship

9
Material Identification, Codification And Standardization
  • Need and Importance of Identification
  • Classification of Materials
  • Merits of Codification
  • Limitations of Codification
  • Codification System

10
Make Or Buy Decisions
  • Technical Requirements
  • Out Sourcing Concept
  • Committee on Make or Buy Decisions

11
Negotiation
  • Human Behavior
  • The Qualities of a Negotiator
  • Objectives of Negotiation
  • Strategy and Tactics in Negotiations

12
Value Analysis/Engineering
  • Value Analysis
  • Type of Values
  • Exchange and Miss-Essence of Value Analysis

13
Warehouse and Store Management
  • Definition
  • Objectives
  • Factors Underlying Successful Store Keeping
  • Store House
  • Methods of Storing
  • Types of Warehouses

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