Effective Procurement


Is it right for me?

This practical course is designed to help those who have recently, or are about to, move into a formal procurement role. It will help to build an understanding of the breadth of the procurement function. Exploring procurement terms, basic models and techniques throughout the procurement cycle, the course uses case studies and workshop activities to help you develop understanding and practice. You will also be encouraged to discuss your own experiences and will leave with a set of appropriate templates to use in your day-to-day role.


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What will I learn?

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of this course, delegates will be equipped with:

  • Needs identification (demand management)
  • Category management and performance target
  • Market search and analysis (supply management)
  • Understanding lead-time management
  • Stakeholders engagement
  • Sourcing process
  • Purchasing process
  • Contract management
  • Inventory management
  • Basic Supply chain management principles (Incoterm, letter of credit, return management process and Basic insurance principles )