Magazine Preview 10/05

9 May 2007

In the next issue of Supply Management, out tomorrow -

Featured Articles

To outsource or not to outsource - The benefits and drawbacks of procurement outsourcing

Don't be the weakest link - The importance of inventory and logistics in low-cost country sourcing

School of hard knocks - Tim Byles, chief executive at Partnerships for Schools, explains his impact on the Building Schools for the Future programme

Beyond MCIPS - Explaining the new level 7 diploma

Also this month

In the NEWS -

* Sainsbury's defends ethical bag concerns
* Vodafone streamlines global buying teams
* Buyers have mixed views on mergers
* Councils agree new shared services agreement
* Bulgaria urged to stem corruption

And not forgetting -

* The next generation - where will the next group of procurement leaders come from?
* How can I buy sustainable products?
* Stefan Stern on outsourcing your work

London SW1E
Circa £62-68k depending on experience, with attractive benefits
Girls' Day School Trust
Chelmsford, Essex
Up to £44,000 per annum
Essex County Council
CIPS Knowledge
Find out more with CIPS Knowledge:
  • best practice insights
  • guidance
  • tools and templates