Advanced Procurement Techniques

Advanced Procurement Course - Procurement Techniques Course

Advanced Procurement Course

This 3 day course will provide the tools that procurement professionals need, to understand modern techniques that when applied, will maximise a return on spend.

This course applies strategic direction to the procurement process,  aiding the evaluation of the market environment and developing real,  targeted procurement techniques that produce a competitive advantage.

3 Day Course

£1,295.00 + VAT

WHO WOULD BENEFIT FROM THIS COURSE
  • Commodity specialists.
  • Supply chain managers.
  • Senior sales personnel.
  • Managers and executives.
  • Procurement professionals.
  • Senior buyers.
  • Any ‘client facing’ account managers.
PARTICIPANTS WILL LEARN HOW TO:
  • Develop sound procurement strategies and tactical alternatives.
  • Operate Vendor Base Management and supplier development systems.
  • Apply sustainable development principles in business.
  • Understand the supplier’s point of view.
  • Evaluate current best practice for purchasing goods and services.
COURSE TOPICS INCLUDE:
  • Total Cost of ownerships (TCoO).
  • Key Account management.
  • Vendor management.
  • Market positioning.
  • Supplier relationship management.
  • Approaches to pricing strategy.
  • Market intelligence.

Open Course Dates, Availability and Bookings for our Advanced Procurement Course

(If dates are not shown below, then please contact us for more information).

Date Start day Time Duration Cost Status Location Action
10/12/2018 - 12/12/2018 Monday 09:00 - 17:00 3 Days £1,295 Available Upminster Book Now

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Event & Operations Manager

Sally has over 20 years of first hand supply chain experience, including 18 years working in key positions at Uniserve Group, the UK’s leading independent logistics and global trade management provider.

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Neil has been working in senior positions within supply chain education for the past five years, following over 25 years of practical logistics experience in a Blue Chip mulitnational company

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