Basics of Business Finance
A webinar presented by CFME in conjunction with APICS Greater San Jose

September 20, 5:30-7:30.

One of the areas frequently overlooked in the training of professionals working for manufacturing companies is their knowledge of business finance. While it is not necessary to master a level of detail encompassing the "accounting rules of debit and credit", it is crucial to develop an understanding of the Financial Statements. 
For more information or to register, contact Dave Viale


Looking for a new position?We have two new job postings. 

Production Planner

This position is at Earlens, developer of the light-driven hearing aid. You can check their website at earlens.com

Position Summary

The Production Planner is responsible for planning and managing production schedules to meet customer delivery requirements and the Master Production Plan while best utilizing the company’s production capacity, as well as managing inventory levels.

-5 years in Manufacturing Environment. Looking for experience with QAD ideally (not a must)

For more information contact

Nick Vella
Lead Technical Recruiter
m 415-404-0870 | nvella@protingent.com

Supply Chain Specialist

This position is at Broncus Medical, a well-funded, commercial stage company based in San Jose, CA.  The Company’s mission is to deliver navigation, diagnostic & therapeutic technologies to treat patients with lung disease. Their website is http://www.broncus.com

Position Summary

Executes the supply chain needs for the Operations Department and the company to ensure materials availability so products can be efficiently manufactured to meet company and customer demand

For a complete job description click here

For more information or to apply, contact HR@Broncus.com


Looking for certification training? A supply Chain class to be held in house? Other training needs?
We have the new schedule posted from CFME. Click our Calendar of Events page for more details!
If you don't see what you want, contact Dave Viale, APICS Master Trainer to discuss your needs.
Want to see what APICS membership can do for you? Check it out here. (And don't forget to make APICS Greater San Jose your chapter. We would love to have you as part of our team)


The APICS Greater San Jose Chapter was chartered on September 28, 1989 and has been serving the San Jose area ever since. APICS builds operations management excellence in individuals and enterprises through superior education and training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and a worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals.

If you have any questions or requests please don’t hesitate to contact us. 

David Wilkins               
PS: Feel free to send LinkedIn invitations. I'm an open networker!