Consultancy


A consultant is a professional who provides professional or expert advice in a particular area. The overall impact of a consultant is that clients have access to deeper levels of expertise than would be feasible for them to retain in-house, and may purchase only as much service from the outside consultant as desired.

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Service sector growth picks up in February

Date: Monday, March 05, 2018

Strongest upturn in new work since May 2017

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CIPS welcomes Beroe as a knowledge partner for Market Intelligence & Commodities

Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018

Beroe leverages its on-demand procurement intelligence platform, Beroe LiVE, to craft content which is more relevant and contextual for the procurement teams.

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The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) supports the UK Government’s new Contract Management Professional...

Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018

"CIPS has long recognised contract and supplier management activities as key levers to achieving good commercial outcomes..."

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CIPS Announces Group CEO Appointment

Date: Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Currently Chief Executive Officer of the Crown Commercial Service at The Cabinet Office, he will take over the post from the current interim CEO, Gerry Walsh, in 2018.

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CIPS third Brexit survey - please complete and add your voice to the procurement community view

Date: Tuesday, February 06, 2018

At the end of the survey you will be directed to some information you may find useful for your own path to Brexit as a thank you for your time.

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Buying services

Date:

Wednesday 26 September 2018

Venue:

Novotel London Wembley

Address:

London

Fee:

Members - £324.00 per person
Non-members - £360.00 per person

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