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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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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CIPS third Brexit survey - please complete and add your voice to the procurement community view

Date: Tuesday, February 06, 2018

At the end of the survey you will be directed to some information you may find useful for your own path to Brexit as a thank you for your time.

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UK manufacturing growth slows at start of 2018 as price pressures intensify

Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018

 

Sector data signalled solid increases in output and
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The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) joins International Ethics Standards Coalition

Date: Thursday, January 04, 2018

The International Ethics Standards (IES) Coalition currently consists of over 120 member organisations with professionals working in a diverse range of countries.

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Procurement & Category management

Date:

Tuesday 03 April 2018

Venue:

The Fairmont Dubai

Address:

Dubai

Fee:

Members - £320.00 per person
Non-members - £400.00 per person

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Related training course

Buying services

Date:

Wednesday 21 March 2018

Venue:

De Vere Colmore Gate

Address:

Birmingham

Fee:

Members - £360.00 per person
Non-members - £400.00 per person

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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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