A best-practice model for IT procurement allows for a degree of market testing without the burden of running a full competitive tender process, says Simon Scarrott.
Two new advanced training programmes for senior procurement professionals have been introduced by CIPS.
The CIPS Global Board of Trustees has appointed four new members – two have been elected from Congress, and the other two by the Nominations Committee.
Recruitment drive, Heathrow cascade, Cloudy forecast, Christmas hours.
The procurement team at CLP Power Hong Kong has been awarded CIPS’ highest award for world-class procurement, Corporate Certification Advanced Standard – platinum.
Using cost savings as the only measure of value in procurement is a “dangerous strategy”, according to CIPS immediate past president Paula Gildert.
I am considering moving from the private to the public sector as the government is pushing for a more commercial approach to the procurement service. What would be the main challenges I face if I make the move?