Professional Services

Organisations often employ professional services for assistance with strategy, management, and other functional services such as legal, Human Resources etc.  Procurement can demonstrate value by providing insight to spend, supplier sourcing, realising savings and organising efficient, economical purchasing processes.


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Modern slavery in the UK's supply chains - contribute to CIPS knowledge on progress

Date: Tuesday, May 29, 2018

CIPS would like to see how things have changed in the procurement community.

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Introduction of Modern Slavery Act in Australia - your participation please

Date: Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Complete this survey to make your voice heard as part of the procurement community.

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Consumers already paying the price of Brexit twelve months ahead of official separation

Date: Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Fewer than one in ten (8%) of supply chain managers from outside the EU said that British products don’t ‘stand out from the crowd’, implying that UK businesses could benefit by targeting markets outside the EU.

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CIPS welcomes Beroe as a knowledge partner for Market Intelligence & Commodities

Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018

Beroe leverages its on-demand procurement intelligence platform, Beroe LiVE, to craft content which is more relevant and contextual for the procurement teams.

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The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) supports the UK Government’s new Contract Management Professional...

Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018

"CIPS has long recognised contract and supplier management activities as key levers to achieving good commercial outcomes..."

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Buying services


Wednesday 26 September 2018


Novotel London Wembley




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How to Buy Consultancy

Management consultants have a real and valuable role to play in disseminating ‘good practice’ and creating an effective business culture. Properly commissioned and...

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