Introduction to Housing Procurement

Course Overview:

This one day course provides staff involved in housing procurement with a valuable insight into this important function, or for those staff who want to gain wider business knowledge or have some procurement responsibility and want to understand the discipline further.

What the course consists of:

Over the one day workshop delegates will cover:

The Purchasing Contribution
The Procurement Cycle
The Five Rights of Procurement
Purchasing Methods
Finding and appraising suppliers
Understanding Requirements and the importance of accurate specifications
Announcing/advertising the work
‘Getting the best deal’ – considerations of price, quality & value for money
Tips for Effective negotiations
Awarding and managing a contract

Who should attend?


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