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Introduction to Procurement

SR Supply Chain Consultants
Course summary
7 hours
295 GBP excl. VAT
Employee Training
Next available date: 07/09/2020 09:30 - Manchester
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Course description

What is Procurement? Why do we need it? What possible Value can it add? The Procurement Police just slow us down!
This course will introduce delegates to the fundamentals of Procurement, demonstrating how Procurement done properly adds significant Value to an Organisation, with application of some key tools, techniques and processes.

Due to Covid19 this course is now being held as an online webinar at a reduced price of £165 & shortened hours (with breaks!)

This course can be either attended as a day delegate at specified locations and dates, alternatively this can be ran in-house for 4 to 12 delegates and tailored to meet specific needs. Please request a call to discuss this further including in-house pricing.

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Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is designed for delegates new to Procurement and also for Stakeholders who are interested to understand the necessity for a Procurement function in adding significant Value for an Organisation.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Upon completion of this course every delegate will be able to:

  • Explain the role that Procurement plays in providing excellent Corporate Governance through its processes.
  • Fully understand the Procurement cycle at every stage and how effective Procurement adds Value.
  • Use a selection of Market Analysis tools effectively to fully analyse the market for a category.
  • Appraise suppliers effectively utilising a number of key tools and techniques.
    Discuss in detail how Supplier Management adds and protects Supplier / Contract Value.

7 hours CPD

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Course Objectives

  • For all delegates to:
  • Appreciate the need for an Organisation to have an effective Procurement function.
  • To understand Procurement processes and good Governance.
  • Be able to explain how Procurement can add significant value to an Organisation
  • Understand every stage of the Procurement cycle, the role procurement plays and how value is added.
  • Learn and use a number of key Market Analysis tools to understand a Category of spend.
  • Appreciate the need for effective Supplier Management.

About provider

SR Supply Chain Consultants - Specialists in Purchasing & Supply Training Courses

SR Supply Chain Consultants Ltd have been delivering procurement  training for a number of years, specialising in the delivery of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) qualification, and the Commercial Procurement and Supply Apprenticeship. SR Supply Chain Consultants...

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