Category Management - The Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Training Courses (Australasia)


Category Management - Two days

Wednesday, 29 August 2018 - SYDNEY

£870.81

non-member £1,119.62
Category Management - Two days
12 Places Left

An exploration of the methodologies and theory behind category management over the course of two days, focusing in particular on how generate and mitigate the loss of value through this process.

Upon completion of this course, delegates will be equipped with:

  • An overview of the category management process from end-to-end, looking at the various activities and theories that comprise said process. The delegate will also develop a keen understanding of how vital the category management process is and will be able to reinforce this in the eyes of their stakeholders.
  • An understanding of how a category manager influences and drives this process, focusing on how the individual can deliver value to the group though the appropriate application of their understanding.
  • Critical knowledge and confidence around how to engineer plans for category development, factoring in complexity and responding accordingly.
  • A grasp of the strategies behind category management that can assist driving towards the desired outcomes when contending with supplier performance and demand.
  • The skills to delineate between different types of category management relating to procurement, purchasing, and sourcing, as well as awareness around how to mitigate potential risks surrounding role conflict and wrongheaded stratagems.

    Audience

    Those who are new to category management, as well as individuals who are familiar with it and are looking to enhance their knowledge around category planning further. Individuals with a reasonable amount of procurement experience and who are working at the coalface already will find this relevant and accessible; otherwise for a broader understanding of procurement in general the Introduction to Procurement course may be the better choice.

    Programme

    Please note: all courses come with complimentary morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.

    TimeTitleSpeaker
    09:00Start
    17:00Finish

    Venue

    Wednesday 29 Aug - SYDNEY

    Cliftons (Sydney)
    Level 13
    60 Margaret Street
    SYDNEY
    NSW
    2000
    AUSTRALIA
    1. Choose Date

    Login now if you already have a CIPS account to pre-populate your details. CIPS Members also receive a £248.81 discount on this event if logged in.

    Course:
    Category Management - Two days
    Please choose venue:
    07 and 08 November 2018

    Level 3, BRISBANE

    29 and 30 August 2018 and

    Level 13, SYDNEY

    12 and 13 December 2018

    Level 13, SYDNEY

    21 and 22 August 2018

    Level 1, MELBOURNE

    27 and 28 November 2018

    Level 1, MELBOURNE

    01 and 02 November 2018

    Level 1, ADELAIDE

    26 and 27 November 2018

    Ground Floor, Parmelia House, PERTH

    05 and 06 December 2018

    Level 4, 45 Queen Street, AUCKLAND

    30 and 31 October 2018

    Level 28, The Majestic Centre, WELLINGTON

    Next
    Page Loading
    Page Loading