The Top Three Issues Facing the Procurement Profession

CIPS Australia’s first undertaking at its inception in late 2004 was to conduct specific research into Australia’s procurement profession to identify the major issues facing the profession today.

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CIPS Australia’s first undertaking at its inception in late 2004 was to conduct specific research into Australia’s procurement profession to identify the major issues facing the profession today.

This was clearly a priority but also a major task for an organisation new to the Australian market and establishing the administrative necessities of an organisational start-up in a new country. But it was an essential first step to support the principal reasons CIPSA exists - to help people and organisations improve their supply side performance and to provide a representative voice for the profession whilst building on an appropriate body of knowledge relevant to the Australian market.

But the compelling question, ‘what are the top issues facing our profession in Australia at the current time?’ just had to be asked as a starting point.

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