Supplier and Contract Management

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Supplier and Contract Management

To ensure negotiated value is actually realized, robust supplier and contract management mean both a strategic approach to managing supplier relationships while ensuring contracts are proactively managed to achieve identified outcomes.

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Public Spend Forum Europe (PSF Europe) provides an article overview of the content and findings of a recent document released by the National Audit Office (United Kingdom) on the topic of “be an attractive client”.  The overview presented highlights that ...
The Procurement Forum website is managed by the European Secretariat of ICLEI- Local Governments for Sustainability, as part of the Procurement of Innovation Platform project financed by the European Commission. It is a good way of finding out what ...
At the end of last year, the UK’s National Audit Office issued a very useful document titled “ Commercial and contract management: insights and emerging best practice ”. We did provide an initial overview of it here , and now we are into a more detailed ...
Supply Chain 24/7 shares their 20 quick tips for managing supplier relationships. While the article contextually describes private sector companies, we find the tips themselves to be broadly applicable for the public sector.  Also, while “20” may sound ...
This article summarizes key discussion points from a round-table hosted by the IBM Center for the Business of Government and Professor Steve Kelman (Professor, Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government and Senior Advisor to Public Spend ...
This report begins with an in depth discussion on suppler relationship management (SRM) best practices with an emphasis on early engagement and supplier development. The majority of the report is focused on a robust case study of current SRM practices ...
Sourcing Innovation outlines 8 quick tips for you to consider (and start utilizing today) as part of managing your supplier relationships.  These tips are focused on developing and improving working relationships with suppliers.  Organizations with good ...
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This case study report was  developed by the authors and contributors to serve as a reference for practitioners focused ...
This research paper by NASPO provides a robust discussion  of E-procurement systems. Of  particular interest  in this ...
In this case study, The Centre for Public Impact describes how the Government of Singapore Ministry of Finance (MOF) planned ...

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