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Assignment 1: Vice President of Operations Part 1
Due Week 3 and worth 200 points
Scenario: Imagine that you are the vice president of operations at a production or service organization. You have noticed that your organizations current operations strategy is not supporting the challenges that the organization is presently facing. In order to maintain a competitive edge you must address these challenges with your Chief Executive Officer immediately.
Select an existing production organization. Analyze the organizations current vision mission business strategy operation strategy supply chain total quality management just-in-time philosophy forecasting method statistical technique facility location work design project life cycle and project management. Note: You will need this information in order to complete this and subsequent assignments.
As you collect the information for Assignment 1 and Assignment 2 remember that in Assignment 3 you must prepare a presentation for your Chief Executive Officer.
Write a three to five (3-5) page paper in which you:
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
Grading for this assignment will be based on answer quality logic / organization of the paper and language and writing skills. Click here to access the rubric for this assignment.