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Logistician

Fit for youth without SEE:
No

A Logistician analyzes and coordinates an organization’s supply chain-the system that moves a product from supplier to consumer. They manage the entire life cycle of a product, which includes how a ... learn more

Employment Option

Self Employment Ratio

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Education

Depending upon the area of work, ranging from medicine factories to clothing sector, the employers usually look for Bachelor in the specific area. Since logisticians overlook the production process to ... learn more

Academic Education

Possible Employers

Career in Detail

A Logistician analyzes and coordinates an organization’s supply chain-the system that moves a product from supplier to consumer. They manage the entire life cycle of a product, which includes how a product is acquired, distributed, allocated and delivered. Logistician work in nearly every industry.

Logisticians usually do the following

The main functions of a logistician include inventory management, purchasing, transportation, warehousing, consultation, and the organizing and planning of these activities.
In addition there are network design, inventory, production planning, order management, transportation management, sales and operations planning, collaboration with suppliers and customers and many other processes to plan and execute.

Abilities and other Requirements

Income and other Facilities

Entry Salary / Income
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Working Context

ISCO - International Standard Classification of Occupations

Security and Army Professionals
Skilled Urban Skilled Rural
Supporting Operations

The table illustrates the segregation of occupations according to the level of education & experience. The segregation is such that the 'Professionals' have the highest amount of education and/or experience then are the 2 skilled labour (Urban & Rural) and Supporting Occupations with assemblers, operators etc. Security and Army have a wider range of both education and experience and are governmental jobs.

The boxes highlighted are the ones associated with Logistician . According to ISCO, jobs can have various levels of education and/or experience which thus puts them in different boxes as visualized in the table.

Relevant Education

Depending upon the area of work, ranging from medicine factories to clothing sector, the employers usually look for Bachelor in the specific area. Since logisticians overlook the production process to supply chain, certain education in management is required.

Education strongly relevant

Duration Fee (Rs) Access without SEE
BBS
4 Year(s) 32,000 -
160,000
No
Bachelor in Business Studies (BBS) program of 4 years for all universities. Except for Mid Western University where it is divided in 8 semesters. Upon graduation, a student should be equipped to function as a manager in business, industry and government. The graduate should also have a variety of career opportunities in different sectors of business including entrepreneurship and create much needed jobs for others. Go to education page
BBA
Professional
4 Year(s) 340,000 -
1,400,000
No
Bachelor of Business Administration program is to develop socially responsive, creative, and result oriented management professionals to fill up the middle level managerial positions in the rapidly growing business sector in Nepal and aboard. The specific objectives of BBA Program are to - Prepare students to take up middle level managerial positions in the business sector. - Develop student's skill in job oriented business management capable of understanding and solving practical business problems creatively. - Provide professional management education with a blend of computer and management information system courses. Go to education page

Ideal Qualities

Information Processing, rather global: You prefer to look at how everything fits within the larger operation, but you also like to have some knowledge of the details of some aspects. You should consider jobs where you need to see how everything affects what you are doing. Some examples would include running a business and offering advice to solve problems.

Flexibility, very low: You prefer to have a fixed work routine with little or no change every day. You should consider looking for jobs where you are required to go to an office at a specific time each working day. Some examples would include desk jobs and running a shop.

Value orientation, rather idealisitic: You believe that your work must have meaning behind it, with only some importance attached to the material gain of your work. You should consider looking for jobs that will give you some personal satisfaction while doing it. Some examples would include teaching and doing social work.

Pursuit of Success, low: Having a personal life is important to you. You don’t want your social and family relationships to suffer from dedicating time to your work. You should consider looking for jobs that will not interfere with your private life. Avoid jobs which require you to dedicate a lot of your free time to your work

Motivation to Create, very low: You prefer to implement already existing ideas rather than come up with your own ways of doing things. You should consider looking for jobs where you will be given clear and explicit instructions on what you have to do, or where there is already an established way of doing things. Avoid jobs where you have to think of your own ways of doing things

Motivation to Lead, low: You prefer to stay in the background and allow others to direct the group. You prefer to let others make up their own minds. You should consider looking for jobs where you can do what you want and not have to tell others what to do. Avoid jobs where you will be required to lead a group of people

Ability to Socialize, high: You are comfortable meeting new people. You have no problem socializing and interacting with different kinds of people, and finding things to talk about. You should consider looking for jobs where you can work with and meet many kinds of people. Avoid jobs where you will not have much interaction with others.

The main functions of a logistician include inventory management, purchasing, transportation, warehousing, consultation, and the organizing and planning of these activities.
In addition there are network design, inventory, production planning, order management, transportation management, sales and operations planning, collaboration with suppliers and customers and many other processes to plan and execute.

Employment Condition

Self Employment Ratio

%

Possible Employers


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Size of Employment

At the moment there are people working in this job in Nepal.

Job Demand

Shows the demand of the career (1st being the highest and the last being over-saturated).


60 = very high: This job is very high in demand. You can easily find employment or will be able to sell your service easily as a self employed person.

50 = high: This job is high in demand. With a certain talent you will find a job.

40 = medium: The demand for this job is medium. You should have chances in finding a job, but you might need to be flexible regarding your working place or in self employment, might have to compete with a few other professionals about the work.

30 = low: The demand for this job is low. Only a few vacancies are published. Academic proficiency as well as experience is required to be even considered for applying for this sort of jobs.

20 = saturated: There is no more demand for this profession in the labour market. Only if existing staff is released, new people are hired.

10 = over-supplied: There are many graduates already waiting for a job in this profession. You might have to consider a long waiting list or have to prove extraordinary talent to find a job in this profession.

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