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Number of Offices Worldwide:
UK, France, Romania, Bulgaria, Slovakia
Key Global Clients:
Allied Irish Bank
Bourne Leisure Limited
British Transport Police
Cheshire Police Force
Cofely (GDF Suez)
Crown Prosecution Service
Daily Mail Group
Hertfordshire Police Force
Home Retail Group
Johnson & Johnson
Manchester Airport Group
Standard Chartered Bank
Surrey County Council
Talbot Validus Group
TD Direct Investing
Thomas Cook Group
Toronto Dominion Bank
Westminster City Council
Xoomworks is a niche consulting and outsourcing company based in the UK and Europe. We have 80 team members comprising many senior Procurement consultants and ex-industry Heads of Procurement.
Xoomworks offers its Complete Procurement framework that provides a consulting and coaching hybrid solution to sourcing, managing (suppliers, contracts and stakeholders) and transacting.
We work with senior Finance and Procurement stakeholders to drive greater value from their technology
WHITE PAPERS AND RESEARCH
Creating a World Class Procurement Organisation - A Transformational Journey
To be world class, procurement needs to be seen and positioned as a more valued partner in the organisation, with a strategic role at the top table. In this white paper, we will guide you through what it means to be world class, how to transform to a more strategic procurement business and establish how you can quickly reap the benefits.
Moving to a procurement cloud: The 5 steps to consider
This whitepaper explores, from an IT and business perspective, what companies need to think about when looking to implement cloud procurement technology, rather than on-premise and what the ultimate impact on the business will be.
The “buy chain” – the next place for world-class
Explore the different options for financing and de-risking the supply chain and gain valuable insight into the possible benefits that could be achieved with the right technology and processes in place.
3 Stages on a successful Source to Pay implementation Journey
Most organisations focus heavily on the “During” stage of a Source to Pay implementation, putting their efforts and attention on this part of the journey. However, equally as important, are “Before” and “After.” Find out from Xoomworks in more detail, with tips and guidance, the 3 stages to a successful Source to Pay implementation journey.
The difference between an organisation that runs many auctions a year versus the one that runs none is simply this first step. If they are run an eAuction according to the golden rules of success, ensuring fairness, transparency and excellent communication, an auction should be positive for both buyer and supplier…
Successful Sourcing: From functioning to flying. An insider’s guide
What is it that sets apart a good procurement function, from a fantastic one? Great people, empowered by a fitting structure, executing slick processes, whilst harnessing best-of-breed technology? The answer is of course, all of the above. But even with all these on tap, many organisations are still not achieving their full sourcing potential.
Are you still pushing paper? How to Become Paperless and Why Some Don't Make it
E-Invoicing isn’t the most exciting area of procurement – but it can deliver savings, improve relationships and open up new possibilities. This paper explores the genuine benefits (and costs) associated with setting up e-invoicing, how to measure them, common pitfalls (and how to avoid them) and the bit that’s most often missed - what to do next?
A framework for successful procurement
"The organisation views procurement as an inconvenient possibly unnecessary step in the process of securing the goods or services required."
The type of comment above is typically hear by organisations at one point or another in their growth. This paper provides the framework for senior procurement practitioners to break through this barrier. It is one part of a two part series.
Procurement Business Intelligence
Your procurement organisation needs to respond intelligently as you are driven to deliver greater savings, increase efficiency, manage risk and increasingly, play a more strategic role in your business’ direction. The need for insightful and accurate information at your fingertips has become more crucial than ever.
This paper breaks down procurement business intelligence into four core areas and explores how you can make the most of your data.
Xoomworks Complete Procurement Dashboard
Identify and deliver savings in excess of 10% and help reduce process costs by up to 60% with the Xoomworks Complete Procurement Dashboard. SAP® BusinessObjects™ licence and implementation package now available.
Supplier Relationship Management - How to Make it Work
The pressure for companies to create economic value and deliver greater returns has resulted in a significant focus on the performance of procurement across the organisation. As a result, more and more companies are looking to create value through the concept of supplier relationship management (SRM), but many are struggling to get the publicised benefits. This paper explains the key principles that need to be adopted to ensure success.
Intelligent Supplier Rationalisation
Vendor management is a 3-stage process seeing the On-boarding, Management and finally Off-boarding of suppliers through the business. Whilst the first often draws the most attention, it’s intelligent management and off-boarding of the supplier stock where smart procurement leaders are finding significant value.