Building a Procurement Team

The following guidance has been developed following the Fellows of the Future (FOF) workshop held in London in May 2016.

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Putting procurement at the heart of business is a key driver for CIPS. In recent years, the role of procurement has developed... and is still developing to achieve ever-higher levels of organisational control and influence. As the profession continues to transform, the way it is seen by the rest of the organisation must move on too. Today, procurement is about so much more than cost saving. It helps to shape and direct a business, playing a pivotal role in its success, and organisations that fail to see this will do so at a cost.

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Building a Procurement Team

The following guidance has been developed following the Fellows of the Future (FOF) workshop held in London in May 2016.

Find out more