Monitoring and Evaluation of Procurement Performance


Course name Monitoring and Evaluation of Procurement Performance
Institution Crown Agents
Location UK
Language English
Contact information

44 (0) 208 710 6134


Course objective

Understand how M+E fits into a wider control framework and the full benefits it brings; identify the key areas of procurement where M+E is most effective; use a range of tools and techniques to monitor any part of the procurement process; develop appropriate corruption prevention strategies and management controls; use audit and observation skills to identify weaknesses and malpractice in the procurement function

Sector Public
General course topics One logistics function in great detail
Specific course topics

The strategic importance of procurement; Challenges faced by the procurement function; The concept and benefits of Monitoring and Evaluation; The scale and scope of M+E in the wider procurement control framework; Key focus areas for the application of M+E activities; Techniques to monitor compliance to procurement rules; How to ensure compliance is; Scope of audit in the procurement function; The different roles of internal and external auditors; Range of audit techniques; Identifying and evaluating risks in the procurement process; Creating appropriate risk mitigation strategies; Understanding the prevalence of fraud and corruption in procurement; Recognising symptoms and indicators of procurement corruption; Identifying vulnerable areas of the procurement cycle and supply chain; Creating corruption mitigation strategies; Optimal procurement planning; Understanding and defining efficiency and effectiveness; Creating, applying appropriate key performance monitoring techniques; How to measure your own procurement staff performance; Tools to monitor supplier/contractor contractual performance.

Total time commitment 120
Focus commodity Any or other commodity
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name Certificate
Degree name Certificate of attendance
Attendance mode In-person
Incentives Yes
Incentives description

free one year affiliate membership of CIPS

Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate) 100
Audience Program Manager
Pre-requisites No
Pre-requisites description


Course fee $5,760
Course fee description

Tuition, comprehensive training materials, certificate of attendance, lunch and refreshments on training days, course photograph, support and advice from your local Crown Agents office on the application and mobilisation process, membership of Crown Agents training alumni website, one year\'s free Affiliate Membership of CIPS, emergency medical insurance, advice and guidance on discounted accommodation, transport from the training venue to the airport at the end of the course, individual certificate presentation photograph, cultural activity, conference bag, memory stick, course folder for collecting course material, stationery, sweatshirt or T-shirt.

Discount available No
Course included in analysis Yes