Crown Agents Certificate in Effective Procurement Strategies for Senior Executives
|Course name||Crown Agents Certificate in Effective Procurement Strategies for Senior Executives|
|Contact information|| |
+44(0) 208 710 6771
+44 (0) 20 8710 6770
|Course objective|| |
Developing a transparent and accountable procurement process, managed by professional procurement staff, is critical in ensuring the effective and efficient use of limited financial resources and the delivery of high quality goods, works and services. Good procurement can make significant financial savings for an organisation contributing to the achievement of wider organisational objectives.
This qualification course develops the practical skills and techniques required to implement the most up-to-date, effective
procurement strategies and policies. It covers risk management, corruption and ethics and monitoring and evaluation of
procurement performance, and addresses the challenging topics which any procurement function will face.
Who will benefit?
Senior executives and managers responsible for developing, implementing and managing procurement policies and strategies and those managing procurement teams
How you will benefit – you will be able to:
• promote the strategic importance of the procurement function
• develop procurement strategies
• implement risk management processes in procurement
• create strategies for minimising corruption and enhancing integrity
• create and use tools for monitoring the performance of your
|General course topics||General/service course with some logistics included|
|Specific course topics|| |
Strategic role of procurement; Procurement practice, tools and techniques; Procurement strategies; Risk management in procurement; Procurement systems and e-Procurement; Corruption and ethics in procurement; Monitoring and evaluation of procurement performance; Procurement capacity development; Action plan: a personal application of course learning
|Total time commitment||70|
|Focus commodity||Any or other commodity|
|Accredited by||Scottish Qualification Authority|
|Degree name||Clients who successfully complete the course assessments for our qualification courses will receive a qualification which is validated and awarded by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA). This qualification is comparable to the level of a UK Higher National Diploma.|
|Incentives description|| |
Affiliate Membership to Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS)
|Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate)||50|
|Pre-requisites description|| |
Good level of written and spoken English
|Course fee description|| |
The course fees for Crown Agents training courses cover the cost of tuition, training materials, lunch and refreshments on training days, certificate of attendance and course photographs, qualification registration and professional membership fees and support and advice from your local Crown Agents office on the application and mobilisation process.
Note: Fees for our UK courses are quoted exclusive of UK Value Added Tax which is applied at the standard rate to all non-exempt bodies as determined by UK HM Revenue & Customs.
|Course included in analysis||No|
|Additional comments|| |
Note: All Crown Agents training courses are delivered in English and require participants to have a proficient level of spoken and written English.
Other institution accrediting this course: Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS)