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Purchasing and Supply Manager


Level 7


4 days of classes per week




1 year


The supply function has become in 20 years an essential and strategic function for all companies (large groups, SMEs and ETI). Globalized competition forces companies to manage their purchases efficiently and effectively in order to maintain or increase their margins.
Our course prepares you to master all the tools and techniques required to occupy one of the major functions of the company.
This program is available on the ECEMA Lyon, France.

After Study Job Opportunities

  • Purchasing and supply manager Project buyer
  • Non-production buyer Sourcing manager
  • Purchasing/procurement data analyst manager


  • Training 100% in English
  • Students are legally allowed to work 20 hours a week
  • Accommodation : Government benefit (CAF)

Internship Assistance* Conditions Apply
* The assistance is subject to compliance with the rules of attendance, study and behavior. Program given as an indication. The ECEMA will be able to adapt it according to the requirements of the professional world.


This program is available on the ECEMA Lyon. Ms in supply: Purchasing and Supply Manager: Title registered with the RNCP at level 7 on March 17, 2021 with an expiry date of March 17, 2026.


240 ECTS credits or 3/4 years of university studies


February and September

Admission Checklist

  • Resume
  • Passport copy front and last page
  • SOP (Statement of Purpose)
  • Passport size photo
  • Work experience (if any)
  • Scanned copy of application form (duly filled and signed)
  • Additional certificates if any
  • Marksheets, transcripts, consolidated, provisional and degree certificates for all levelsviz. school, high school, bachelors
  • English level required: IELTS (5.5)

Ms Purchasing and Supply Program

  • Global Supply Chain, production and distribution flow management
  • Diagnose and define operational purchasing strategies: Raw Materials, Industrial and Services
  • Purchasing and Investment Techniques and Strategies
  • Implementing the digitalization of purchasing, methods and tools: E-procurement and e-procurement
  • Suply Management: Identify, select and qualify suppliers: general procedures and prospect for suppliers and service providers internationally
  • Diagnose and define operational purchasing strategies: Raw Materials, Industrial and Services
  • Purchasing and Investment Techniques and Strategies
  • Supply Control: Conducting supplier audits
  • Suppliers Negotiations: Prepare and conduct negotiations with suppliers
  • Supply Budget: Elaborate a provisional budget.
  • Determine Cost and margin calculations
  • Supply Decision: Matrixes and Participatios in Bids
  • Inventory and warehousing management and control, tools and methods
  • Measuring the logistics performance of operations, indicators and tools
  • International logistics, administrative and technical specificities, inconterms, specificities
  • Initiate Responsible Purchasing initiatives in the relationship with suppliers
  • Strategic Purchasing Management: Knowing how to be in a Responsible Purchasing approach
  • Geopolitics and General Economics