Supply Chain can seem far from the financial issues, but on the contrary Supply Chain Management is a methodology which put the finance department in the middle of the decision making process breaking the silo mentality between the different departments of a company.
Supply Chain Management is crucial in the budgeting process. It allows a CFO to have the information he need about general logistics cost and cash flow cycle across the supply chain.
It is a solution to the never ending problem of the gap between results and planning. To improve your budgeting process use our S&OP diagnostic toolkit.