Business with Supply Chain Management is an innovative professional programme developed in partnership with the NOVUS Trust, an industry-led organisation that focuses on developing talent in the supply chain. This course includes a guarantee of employment provided you secure a 2:1 degree and is tailor made for people who are keen to go into supply chain management. A dynamic, successful business needs a strong and effective supply chain. We’ll look at how leading companies organise and manage their supply chain to ensure success. And as the course comes with a guarantee of employment**, it could be the first step towards a rewarding career. On your course, we’ll give you the chance to master the skills to take your place in this demanding yet rewarding field. We’ll look at how leading companies organise and manage the planning, sourcing, manufacturing and physical logistics of their supply chains. We’ll also give you the chance to develop your business management, leadership and decision making skills. We want to make you employable so you can take the next step in your career. On the course you’ll have a company mentor, so you’ll be dealing with someone who works in the industry. And you’ll be able to take part in industry-led seminars and site visits. We’ll also give you the chance to take short paid placements, and a placement year with a leading employer. Previous students have taken placements with John Lewis, Sainsburys, Marks and Spencer, ASOS, Dixons Carphone, Travis Perkins, Nestlé, Muller and many others. The NOVUS Trust will also help you take things further and work towards other professional qualifications. Not only that, provided you secure a 2:1 degree and a satisfactory reference from your placement company, it will guarantee an offer of employment with one of the companies involved such as Morrisons, DHL, Arla, PZ Cussons when you graduate. ** To qualify for the guarantee you will need to graduate with a 2.1 degree and achieve satisfactory references from your placement employer and your personal tutor at the University.