Supply Chains, Logistics & Procurement – Lower costs and raise quality
Event Venue and Description – Webinar
Covid-19 has affected many supply chains and logistics despite the heroic efforts of many firms and their teams. Many companies have no choice but to revisit their procurement.
This session will start by exploring the fundamentals of the procurement cycle and why each phase contributes to the supply chain function and effective cost management.
The group then moves on to consider the best way to develop tender documents, alongside the need for supplier and post-tender appraisals.
You will also explore the difference between performance and supplier relationship management, before identifying tools to help in your day-to-day role.
You will look briefly at the Modern Slavery Act and the implications for UK businesses today, as well as other legal requirements and due diligence
The session then explores different types of supply chain, before explaining how to strengthen your relationships with suppliers and manage your procurement network.
The session will end by looking at what resources are available, next steps and where to get more help.
What will I learn?
- The best way to plan and conduct a procurement
- Ways to increase effectiveness and efficiency in your procurement
- How to select suppliers using transparent evaluation methods
- Techniques to evaluate the performance of suppliers
- How to review and enhance supply strategies
- Techniques to lower your costs
For further information and details of how to register, please follow the link provided.