As a member, you'll join supply chain management professionals across the country in the pursuit of career excellence. Your membership with SCMA entitles you to:
Best practices and professional development
Learn leading-edge techniques and skills through education, training and professional development. Earn the SCMP designation by completing the Supply Chain Management Professional designation program, Canada's most advanced program for supply chain management professionals. We also offer Supply Management Training for those who simply seek to learn the principles of SCM.
Whatever your career stage, upgrade your knowledge through continuous learning with seminars and webinars.
New career opportunities
Looking for a new challenge in your supply chain management career? Members receive complimentary access to our national SCMA Career Link – a comprehensive job board, listing positions in the supply chain management field, from entry level to executive.
Networking and peer community
Through a wide range of opportunities for networking you'll come face-to-face with colleagues and top experts in the field. Our National Conference is Canada's premier event for supply chain professionals and the largest of its kind. A searchable database of all SCMA members and popular SCMA social media channels connect you directly with your peers. Exclusive to members is a mentorship program that allows mentors to share their wisdom and become inspired by the next generation of supply chain managers, and for emerging supply chain leaders to have help piloting the ever-changing conditions of a modern supply chain career.
Latest supply chain management news, research and trends
We keep you up-to-date on the latest information and developments in supply chain management through our website, e-newsletters and a complimentary subscription to SCMA's quarterly Supply Chain Canada magazine. Access our Annual Survey of the Canadian Supply Chain Professional to benchmark your career satisfaction and compensation in the profession.
Advocacy and promotion
SCMA is the voice of the supply chain management profession in Canada. We are committed to enhancing the recognition of the strategic value of supply chain management within business and government. The association continues to raise awareness of the profession’s impact through a wide range of communications initiatives.
Volunteering and leadership opportunities
Members are encouraged to participate at all levels of SCMA. Some of the roles that are available include: serving on the board of an Institute or at the National level, volunteering for a committee, or becoming a mentor. Many members additionally contribute to the profession's body of knowledge by serving as course/seminar instructors and developers.
Our Awards of Distinction celebrate achievement in the profession of supply chain management. The awards recognize the individuals and organizations that have advanced the profession with their innovative programs and thought leadership.
All of our members adhere to a professional Code of Ethics. SCMA was the first supply chain management association in the world to develop a Code of Ethics, setting new standards for the profession.
Receive reduced rates on SCMA education and training, and professional resources and tools. Save on key products and services you use every day through MemberPerks. Plus, access discounts on professional liability insurance, as well as home and auto insurance from PROLINK.