Benefits For Your Employer

Joining ISM is not only good for you, but it is good for your company as well. Here is a list of direct benefits to your employer, when you become a member of ISM Portland/Vancouver.

Skilled Purchasing Professional

  • To remain competitive and profitable in today's economy, businesses need trained, skilled and competent purchasing professionals to handle the acquisition of materials, equipment and services.


Supply Chain Resources

  • Access to internationally recognized Supply Chain Management Organization and to a significant selection of Supply Chain Management resources for a minimal membership fee.



  • Access to the latest Supply Chain research.



  • Resource for training employees on current Supply Chain Management topics and issues. Discounted professional training programs, seminars, and materials.


Build A Network

  • Access to significant peer to peer Networking opportunities, both on the local and national level.


Valuable Supply Chain Info

  • Instant access to Supply Chain information and resources Via web national and local websites, including up-to-date national and regional salary statistics.


Find New Employees

  • Build an all-star supply and purchasing department by utilizing ISM's Employment page for job postings.