JAN 26

How to Maximise Effective Purchasing


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  26 Jan 2016 through 27 Jan 2016


  Upminster, United Kingdom

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  CP Training Consortium


  Education / Legal / Other > Education

Event description:

10 Tips for making your purchasing contribute really effectively to the bottom line. Ensure your purchasing effort produces best value whilst satisfying your organisation's specific needs. This 2-day intensive high level course re-examines well-tested and proven approaches to purchasing. It includes 10 tips on how to use these strategies and tactics to your best advantage. This training workshop is designed for: - Experienced staff in Purchasing, Supply & Materials Management roles as a refresher course or reminder of how their roles fit in to the Purchasing process. - less experienced or new staff in Purchasing, Supply & Materials Management roles. - other staff who would benefit from a broad understanding of the Purchasing process (eg Finance staff, Internal Auditors, Sales Managers etc). - Specifiers, requisitioners and other end-users of the purchased goods. By the end of this course participants will be able to: - Get a better deal for the organisation. - Reduce the company’s longer term operating costs. - Improve on-time delivery of ordered goods. - Safeguard the organisation’s reputation. - Reduce costs of the purchasing processes. Topics will include: - Purchasing in context of company’s business. - Total procurement process – the snake. - Cost of purchasing / acquisition. - Targeted purchasing – horses for courses. - End-user specifications of what is required. - Commercial specifications forming part of the RFQ. - Finding the right suppliers. - Bid evaluation – finding the 'best' offer (not the cheapest one). - Automating the purchasing process. - Planning purchasing to avoid late delivery. This course is available for in-house delivery if required. This course will be conducted in the English language. Venue Details: Supply Chain Academy, Upminster Place, Upminster RM14 1AL, United Kingdom. Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Category: Classes / Courses | Professional Training. Price: Course Fee: GBP 990.00. Submit Once, Submit Everywhere event marketing by @evvnt - http://bit.ly/septSUBMIT

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24 October 2015
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