When it comes to innovation, the element that is the least expensive, the most practical, the quickest to deliver, and the most likely to positively impact the bottom line immediately, is procurement’s work with suppliers.
Often, you’ll read on these pages reports that there is a trend toward reshoring, bringing manufacturing back to home shores. I’ve written a few such reports myself. And almost as often, you’ll read that there is no such trend, that there is only anecdotal evidence.
Most often when people in business – including those managing procurement – talk about sharing best practices, the assumption is that many of those best practices reside in large companies. But procurement managers of all walks should remember there are times when small companies can show the way.
Benchmarking – comparing your performance against others of equal size and in similar industries – is a favored practice for many business functions, including procurement. But CPOs take the practice one step further than most.
A Leading Global Fashion Retailer is looking to build upon their success and expand its Procurement function
This Fashion powerhouse has been setting fashion trends across the Globe for decades. With a multi-billion turnover and a Global presence in ...
PROCUREMENT – 2 x INDIRECT IT GENERALIST – GLOBAL RETAIL MAJOR – £55k-£75k PACKAGE – MILTON KEYNES A multi-national retail major has an urgent need for 2 IT Generalists to join its growing team. Providing services to the majority of Fortune 500 comp ...
Construction Buyer – Materials & Sub-Contract
1st Executive are currently working with one of the UK's leading main building contractors who have an exciting opportunity to join their northern procurement function working ...
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