Registration and refreshments
Welcome and introduction
Good procurement & how to add value
This session will look at how good procurement can add value and benefit what you do as an organisation. Review the procurement cycle as a whole, detailing the use of strategic tools and methods that you need to consider. Ways of generating ongoing income for your charity and a positive message to your existing funders.
This session will give practical advice on writing tenders and the importance of specifications that are clear and concise. How to design award criteria, create a scoring methodology and evaluating tenders.
Contract management and supplier performance
When procuring products and services it is vital that you monitor and measure the performance of each contract. This ensures that the supplier is meeting the performance criteria and that areas for improvement can be identified. This session will explore mechanisms and processes designed to measure the performance of suppliers and the agreed contracts.
Evaluating your procurement process
This session will explore how to evaluate and review the success of your procurement process, including strategy, scoring and number of tenders received, and look at some evaluation frameworks