Reviewing Your Procurement Structure

ICTD International Centre for Training and Development

ICTD International Centre for Training and Development

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Read more about Human Capital Management

In the rapidly changing global marketplace, companies that consider Human Resources as purely business-serving are inevitably falling behind. That is ...

Read more about Leadership

Leadership is a form of social influence that doesn't always depend on your position in the company. However, it is true that if you want to foster a ...

Read more about Operations

Operations management has recently become a crucial part of any company's framework. This complex process focuses on reducing organizational expenses ...

Read more about Transportation and Logistics

At the moment, the logistics industry is thriving, providing millions of workplaces all over the world. It is safe to say that almost all the companie...

Who should attend

Materials or Procurement Managers, Contracts and Procurement professionals, or any other Managers or Professionals interested in being a part of an organization that has knowledge of and is implementing Procurement Best Practices that improve the performances of not only the Procurement operation but also increased productivity of the entire organization.

About the course

It is time for Procurement to move from the low value, transaction, and administrative focus to being the high value strategically focused organization that adds competitive advantage to the organization. Bringing competitive advantage means applying the best practices implemented by world-class procurement operations.

Course Objectives

At the end of the course participants will be able to:

  • Develop a procurement strategy in line with the corporate vision
  • Better understand internal customers needs
  • Identify and streamline the various processes and set up systems to support them
  • Set up a procurement organization structure to achieve your objectives
  • Select the right mix of profiles for a competitive team and develop their competencies
  • Increase the level of acceptance of procurement actions

Course Outline

Procurement Structure and Relationship

  • Definition and overview of procurement
  • The procurement process
  • External relationship
  • Internal relationship
  • Procurement planning

Purchasing Operations and Activities

  • Procurement systems and procedures
  • Purchase planning
  • Specifications
  • Supplier selection
  • The law of contract
  • Setting up the contractual arrangements

Progress monitoring and control

  • Expediting
  • Receipt and inspection
  • Vendor rating
  • Supplier performance monitoring
  • Supplier development
  • Payment

Procurement processes and systems

  • Operational purchasing processes and tools
  • P2P process
  • Purchasing logistics
  • Supplier quality assurance
  • Tactical procurement processes and tools
  • Sourcing and tendering
  • Contract management
  • Supplier performance management
  • Strategic procurement processes and tools
  • Category management
  • Supplier relationship management
  • Purchase intelligence


Organizational models for the procurement organization

  • Corner stones of a professional procurement organization
  • Possible organization models
  • Determining factors in the organization of procurement
  • Strategic involvement, synergy, maturity
  • Differentiated assessment:
  • Central – centre led – federal – coordinated – de-centralised
  • Cross functional organization


Change management and competence development

  • The link between procurement and HR
  • Organizational development
  • Job profiles – roles and responsibilities
  • Competence development
  • Leadership and corporate culture

Course Methodology

A variety of methodologies will be used during the course that includes:

  • (30%) Based on Case Studies
  • (30%) Techniques
  • (30%) Role Play
  • (10%) Concepts
  • Pre-test and Post-test
  • Variety of Learning Methods
  • Lectures
  • Case Studies and Self Questionaires
  • Group Work
  • Discussion
  • Presentation

Videos and materials

Reviewing Your Procurement Structure at ICTD International Centre for Training and Development

This course has no confirmed dates in the future. Subscribe to be notified when it is offered.


Something went wrong. We're trying to fix this error.

Thank you

Someone from the Coursalytics team will be in touch with you soon.

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Read more about Human Capital Management

Basically, HR management can be defined as the effective use of human resources in an organization with the help of various management strategies. Due to the diversity of the courses, you should be aware of your needs while selecting one. Human Capit...

Read more about Leadership

One evident benefit of joining a leadership course is gaining the knowledge essential for motivating people for high performance. After completing a leadership course, you will be capable of assessing your trustworthiness as perceived by your colleag...

Read more about Operations

When it comes to operations control, whether you’re trying to optimize workflow or marketing and sales operations, you need to impact as many variables at once as possible in order to have a greater effect. However, it's not always that easy. How sho...

Read more about Transportation and Logistics

Transportation and logistics courses mainly focus on global supply chain management and its key features, including air and ocean cargo administration, international documentation, end-to-end supply chain infrastructure, etc. Also, courses show how t...

Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.

We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.