As an SCMA Alberta Member you will join a network of over 1,700 members in Alberta and 7,000 across Canada. Membership with SCMA Alberta includes national SCMA membership and provides access to outstanding Member Benefits. Our programs enable you to build value for your employers and clients, and advance your career.
Quick Snapshot of Featured Benefits
|Monthly Networking Events||Up to $ 25|
|Professional Development Workshops||Up to $ 100|
|Prolink Home & Auto Insurance||Upto 20% Savings|
|SCMA Job Postings||20% Savings|
|Hotel Discounts||Discounted Prices|
|Memberperks - travel deals, restaurants, shopping etc||5% - 80% Savings|
|Access to SCM Online Resource Centre||Unlimited Access|
|Access to Online Community Discussion Forum||Unlimited Access|
|Supply Chain Canada Magazine||FREE with Membership|
|SCMA Mentorship Program™||FREE with Membership|
|ProPurchase Software||FREE Trial Access|
|The Business Source||Discounted Price|
Benefits of SCMA Alberta membership include:
Learn leading-edge techniques and skills through ongoing education and development opportunities. Our wide range of education programs meets the needs of employers and professionals at every stage of career progression. Whether you’re working towards a senior-level position through our accreditation program or just getting started with our Certificate, the Supply Chain Management Association Alberta delivers the program you need to accelerate your career.
View the complete list of educational offerings
The SCMA Alberta Career Paths in Supply Chain Management will give you an understanding of occupational standards and stages in a supply chain career. If you are looking for a new job in Alberta, you can refer to our Alberta career listings.
The national SCMA Career Link is a comprehensive job board with positions available at all levels within the field of supply chain management.
Members participate at all levels of SCMA/SCMAAB on boards and committees and contribute to the profession's body of knowledge as education program instructors and developers. SCMAAB members are engaged in planning member development events that meet their needs through involvement in program planning councils.
Connect with colleagues and experts at SCMAAB’s Annual Conference, member events and other industry-specific/business-orientation forum. You can also participate in our online discussion forums to further enhance your knowledge and expertise.
More than just excellent networking opportunities, these events are designed to promote and advance the body of knowledge by drawing thought leaders and key players from academia, business, and government, thereby engaging members in the global agenda of intellectual capital management.
5. Mentorship Program
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.
An online community discussion forum that is only accessible to SCMA members. You will have the opportunity to connect with an active network of 1700 supply chain professionals in Alberta and 7,500 across the country to share and discover SCM best practices and resources.
The SCM Resource Centre is a Member only database jam-packed with articles, reports and research on new and emerging supply chain management practices developed by innovative companies, academics and practitioners.
Here you will find practical SCM ideas and techniques from a wide range of sources that you can apply immediately to enhance your market competitiveness and improve your bottom line.
Visit resources.scma.com for more.
SCMA advances the recognition of strategic supply chain management with business and government as the voice of the supply chain management professional in Canada.
National and provincial government and media relations programs undertake initiatives on behalf of the membership that are aimed at influencing public policy and enhancing public education efforts related to issues of importance to SCM professionals and the field of practice of SCM.
Commitment to abide by and uphold the SCMA Code of Ethics instills public trust and enhances professional credibility among employers and the business community.
Effective September 7th, 2016, PROLINK, SCMA’s provider of professional liability insurance, will become the exclusive manager of SCMA’s Group Home and Auto Insurance program. Current SCMA plan subscribers with TD Insurance can use the transition to reassess coverage and check out exciting new options. Members not insured in the SCMA plan with TD Insurance can look into the great savings for not only home and auto, but also life and health insurance.
MemberPerks offers SCMAAB members discounts from some of the world's biggest brand name companies and smaller shops around your home and office. You can save money on everything from computers and dining to shoes and travel.
Getting started is easy! All you need is your SCMAAB Member ID – then simply visit the MemberPerks website to create your account and start saving.
Here is a small snippet from MemberPerks discounts and deals. Please note, this is only a representation , as the discounts are valid for a certain period only.
12. Fantasy Land Hotel WEM - Special Rate for SCMA Members
SCMA Alberta members receive discounted individual rate of $154.00 + 9% taxes (Superior Room with 2 Queen Beds), which is available from Sunday through Thursday. Friday and Saturday rates are 10% off the best available rate. All other room types are available at upgrade fee. Upgrade varies based on the type of room selected at the time of making the reservation.
All SCMA Members will receive a complimentary subscription to the Supply Chain Canada magazine, published by SCMA.
The Business Source offers concise summaries of current business books. Each month, learn best practices and powerful insights from leading-edge thinkers, industry experts and renowned business gurus.
The summaries take just 15 minutes to read and you receive two summaries monthly on subjects such as management techniques, strategy and planning, leadership, communication and more.
Each spring, The Business Source provides a window for SCMA Members™ to subscribe at a substantial discount off the retail price.
Propurchaser.com delivers information about suppliers’ input costs to your desktop. You’ll know when costs are going down—and the door is open to go after price decreases.
Propurchaser is now even more useful for global sourcing. It has just added a European database to complement the Chinese and North American databases currently provided.
To determine if Propurchaser might fit your requirements, SCMA Members™ can take advantage of a free trial.
Register for events and seminars, update your profile and renew your membership efficiently and conveniently. To learn more please click here.
- Member Portal Log In Guide (PDF, 272.19 KB)
17. SCMA Job Postings
SCMA Alberta offers 20% discount to organizations that employ current SCMA members, for posting jobs on SCMA Alberta Career page.