Professional Services


Organisations often employ professional services for assistance with strategy, management, and other functional services such as legal, Human Resources etc.  Procurement can demonstrate value by providing insight to spend, supplier sourcing, realising savings and organising efficient, economical purchasing processes.

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Modern day slavery survey - views from the procurement community

Date: Friday, August 04, 2017

One year on CIPS would like to understand what has changed and what further support procurement professionals need to comply with a law that not only affects businesses over this threshold, but smaller organisations too.

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Power firm receives global recognition for its procurement services

Date: Wednesday, August 02, 2017

UK Power Networks, which owns and operates the electricity networks in London, the East and South East, has received the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) Corporate Certification - Standard.

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PRGX Global and the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply Announce New Release of CIPS Sustainability Index

Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Since September 2016, all CSI-rated suppliers have provided additional data to support newly- introduced theme reports.

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CIPS economist comments on the UK election results

Date: Friday, June 09, 2017

The increased uncertainty could further damage investor and consumer confidence resulting in dampened GDP growth.

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Passion for Procurement - Communicate the real value of procurement

Date:

Wednesday 11 October 2017

Venue:

Ferens Art Gallery

Address:

Hull

Fee:

Members - £21.00 per person
Non-members - £21.00 per person

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Buying services

Date:

Thursday 28 September 2017

Venue:

De Vere Devonport House

Address:

London

Fee:

Members - £450.00 per person
Non-members - £500.00 per person

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How to Buy Consultancy

Management consultants have a real and valuable role to play in disseminating ‘good practice’ and creating an effective business culture. Properly commissioned and...

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