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CIPS Exam Updates

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CIPS Welcomes New Chapter

CIPS Welcomes New Chapter

CIPS, the global professional body for procurement and supply welcomes its first chapter in the United States in New England

Week of Wonder

Week of Wonder

Webinars, Podcasts, Q&A and more supporting your qualifications journey to MCIPS Chartered

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Throughout the world CIPS qualifications are recognised as driving leading edge thinking and professionalism in procurement. MCIPS is recognised worldwide as the standard for procurement professionals.

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Global Events

6 Dec 2020

All Events

CIPS & Dnata Webinar- Buying Travel Management Services


Join us alongside travel management and airport services company DNATA to discuss all things related to travel amidst COVID 19 and the procurement related issues surrounding travel management.

7 Dec 2020

All Events
CIPS VIRTUAL PLATFORM

CIPS Seminar Series - How to keep sustainability on track


Join CIPS for a series of seminars as we are joined by CPOs and business leaders exploring some of the key issues facing procurement and supply professionals today. These dynamic sessions will include a combination of in-depth interviews, case studies and interactive panel sessions where you will have the opportunity to submit your questions to our experts.


7 Dec 2020

Branch
WEBINAR

Digital Transformation for Procurement & Supply Chain


This free webinar is brought to you by the CIPS Manchester Branch.

8 Dec 2020

All Events

CIPS & ACCA Webinar - Women in Procurement & Finance


Join us for a discussion with senior leaders from the Procurement & Finance profession. Hear their thoughts and insights on the profession, their careers, challenges and opportunities.

Training Courses

9 Dec 2020

Practical Training Courses
CIPS VIRTUAL PLATFORM

Introduction to procurement and category management


Join CIPS for virtual training to understand the end-to-end process and gain a toolkit of practical procurement techniques

 

By the end of this course you will be able to:
Understand the basic fundamentals of the procurement cycle and how each phase contributesto the effective management of spend categories and the supply chain function
Understand the need for the involvement of procurement in specification development andbuild a basic understanding of the category sourcing process
Undertake supplier appraisal, develop a post tender appraisal and develop tender/RFQtemplates

Describe the difference between performance and supplier relationship management, and howto effectively manage termination.

Understand the end-to-end process and gain a toolkit of practical procurement techniques

This training will be delivered on bespoke CIPS learning system - Adobe Connect to deliver on an interactive experience.


By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the basic fundamentals of the procurement cycle and how each phase contributesto the effective management of spend categories and the supply chain function.
  • Understand the need for the involvement of procurement in specification development andbuild a basic understanding of the category sourcing process.
  • Undertake supplier appraisal, develop a post tender appraisal and develop tender/RFQtemplates
  • Describe the difference between performance and supplier relationship management, and howto effectively manage termination.

For any queries please contact: ukskills@cips.org

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