DESCRIPTION / OVERVIEW / OBJECTIVES

One way of making the expenditure of organisations cost-effective is to control the procurement processes, by which means wastages will be curtailed. One of the measures an organization can put in place includes training employees in charge of procurement on best practices. In this course, participants will be taught the basic elements of procurement and be introduced to the skills needed for handling procurements effectively.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Professional managers and/or procurement staff active in purchasing or supply chain management, who are interested in opportunities for improving the effectiveness and efficiency of the procurement and supply function of their organisation.
Those who come from a non-procurement background and are interested in procurement and supply management in its broadest sense.

COURSE OUTLINE

• The role of procurement in the value chain
• The purchasing management process
• Decision-making in procurement
• Procurement risk
• Buying business services
• Logistics and supply chain management

Other Details

Duration:  5 Days
Date: TBD
Venue: TBD
Fee: TBD