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Best Practice Purchasing and Procurement Course

By: BSS Management Consultancy

United Kingdom

04 - 04 Aug, 2014 

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This one day course is designed to help staff / buyers involved in purchasing and procurement to learn sound techniques and strategies for effective procurement. The course is designed to be delivered over 1 day and is delivered by experience buyers and expert trainers who have all worked in procurement or as part of the procurement buying solution. At the end of this course, participant will be confident about the systems and processes required to support their procurement activities inorder to maximise value creation.

Contents :

  1.  the key controls and strategic objectives of procurement activities.
  2.  the importance of specification and how to design them and sourcing strategies (pros and cons).
  3.  understanding different supplier solicitation document including when they are to be used in the procurement process-RFI, RFQ, RFP including templates.
  4.  various techniques for designing evaluation scoring system including the pros and cons of each approach.
  5. putting together a pre-qualification questionnaire and invitation to tender pack for competitive bidding.
  6. exploring the challenges of procurement activities in organisations.
  7.  importance of negotiation, introduction to contracts and contract management, managing suppliers' relationship.
  8. lots of opportunity for group work and case study reviews as well as templates to support your work going forward.
  9. understanding the language and supporting legislation governing public sector procurement.
  10.  exploring the critical stages of procurement as part of supply chain management.
  11. this course can be delivered in-house for organisations with more than 8 participants. Class size should be no more than.

We work in partnership with HRD Group Limited, an approved Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM)  Centreâ™, to offer students who wish to have recognised accredited certification from the Institute of Leadership and Management to do so.
Students who wish to take advantage of this opportunity should contact us for more information on how to register for their ILM course through our partner HRD Group Limited.

London Aug 04 - 04 Aug, 2014

0845 226 4315